Foad Nahai

Foad Nahai, MD, FACS

Editor Emeritus - The Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Center for Plastic Surgery at Metroderm


Dr. Nahai is internationally recognized as an innovator in the field of plastic surgery, where he has developed and refined countless aesthetic and reconstructive procedures. His contribution to aesthetic (Cosmetic) surgery is extensive including numerous refinements and innovations. As a surgeon, Dr. Nahai is always at the forefront of what is new and exciting in his field. As an accomplished surgeon, known for creating beautiful, elegant results, Dr. Nahai is highly revered for his kindness, patience and ability to deeply understand the desires of his patients.As former Maurice J. Jurkiewicz Chair in Plastic Surgery and Professor of Surgery at Emory University, Dr. Nahai has taught his innovative techniques to plastic surgery residents, who ultimately have been placed throughout the country in private practice and academic programs.

Spanning the globe, at both in-person and video conferences, Dr. Nahai shares his expertise and techniques to advance the field of Plastic Surgery at large. Foad Nahai, MD is often referred to by his medical peers as a man of great modesty, and at the same time, is considered to be one of the most respected plastic surgeons not only in the United States but internationally. Having served as both President of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and President of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, has given him an ideal stage to influence the specialty worldwide.

In addition to numerous professional honors and awards, Dr. Nahai has been listed in “Best Doctors in America,” “Best Doctors in Atlanta,” and in W Magazine as one of the top plastic surgeons in the world. He has been invited to lecture and demonstrate plastic surgical procedures all over the world.