All cosmetic surgeons are not created equal. Kouros Azar, M.D., is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon in Thousand Oaks who is widely recognized and sought after in academic, professional and patient circles for his exceptional technical precision and superior results.
Dr. Azar has gained respect in the community for providing over 10 years of the highest quality plastic surgery care to the community while adhering to uncompromising standards of safety and patient privacy.
While his state-of-the art plastic surgery facility is a convenient stone’s throw to those looking for an exceptional plastic surgeon in the Westlake Village, Simi Valley, Newbury Park and Agoura Hills areas, women and men from Los Angeles, all over the country and abroad seek out his expertise for a full range of procedures. His meticulous attention to detail and artistic hand have made him particularly in demand for facelift, breast augmentation, tummy tuck, rhinoplasty, brow lift and eyelid surgery.
Having performed many limb and finger reattachments as well as many complex breast cancer reconstruction cases – some reconstructive procedures never before done in the region – often makes him the go-to surgeon for difficult revisions when patients seek to improve the results they may have experienced elsewhere. Reclusive celebrity clients have found in Dr. Azar exclusive top notch care away from the high visibility and high costs of Beverly Hills.
His skills as a plastic surgeon are well known, having been featured in such highly regarded publications as New Beauty Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, Westlake-Malibu Lifestyle Magazine, and Veja (the top magazine in Brazil).
Earning his bachelor’s degree in biomedical and electrical engineering in 1990, Dr. Azar later earned his medical degree in 1995 from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He went on to complete a general surgery residency at the University of Arizona in 2000 and a fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Utah in 2002. Dr. Azar is an active contributing member to the most prestigious plastic surgery societies in the world including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Azar is also recognized as an expert in medical devices including the clinical use and development of medical lasers, surgical technologies and devices.
He has served as a consultant and speaker for Allergan, Mentor, Cutera, Cynosure, Edwards Lifesciences, Black-Hagen Design and other device companies. He regularly lectures and teaches other practicing physicians as well as medical students and residents regarding plastic surgery techniques and new devices. Dr. Azar has served as an integral member of the team of jurors at the Medical Design Excellence Awards which is an international medical device competition. He continues to design and invent innovative technologies to push the envelope of new horizons in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgery.
To learn more about Dr. Azar’s education, research experience, interests, and qualifications as a cosmetic surgeon, view his CV.
If you are interested in finding out how plastic surgery can improve your appearance, request a consultation with Dr. Azar to discuss the possibilities. Or, you can call our office at (805) 373-7073 and one of our knowledgeable, friendly staff members will schedule your appointment.