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Amir Ghaznavi, MD

Weston, FL

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Weston, FL 33331

Amir Ghaznavi, MD

Amir Ghaznavi, MD is dual board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Cleveland Clinic Florida in Weston, where he performs complex reconstructive and oncologic surgeries. Dr. Ghaznavi has special expertise in microsurgical breast reconstruction that uses women’s natural body tissue to build new breasts after a mastectomy.

As part of natural tissue (or autologous) breast reconstruction, Dr. Ghaznavi gives women the potential of restoring sensation with Resensation℠. The breast neurotization technique makes it possible to reconnect the nerves in the newly restored breast, potentially helping women both look and feel more like themselves again after breast cancer treatment.

Resensation is an advanced surgical technique in which select plastic surgeons use allograft nerve tissue to reconnect nerves severed during mastectomy to those in the new breast potentially restoring sensation.

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Dr. Ghaznavi earned his medical degree from St. George’s University in Grenada. He then completed a general surgery residency at Maimonides Medical Center and plastic surgery residency at Henry Ford Hospital. After obtaining board certifications in general and plastic surgery, he completed advanced training in microvascular surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Ghaznavi now serves as an assistant professor of surgery at Case Western University. An academic surgeon, he has authored many peer-reviewed publications in medical journals and book chapters in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Advanced reconstruction options for breast cancer survivors

Dr. Ghaznavi is fluent in Farsi and is currently a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Plastic Surgeons and American Society of Reconstructive Surgeons.

Along with breast reconstruction surgery, Dr. Ghaznavi provides cosmetic surgery procedures for the breast and body, including Botox and injectable fillers. His clinical interests include oncologic head and neck surgery, body contouring surgery, facial rejuvenation and eyelid surgery.

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