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Amir Mahan Ghaznavi, MD, MBA, FACS

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Amir Mahan Ghaznavi, MD, MBA, FACS
In Practice Since 2016

About Amir Mahan Ghaznavi, MD, MBA, FACS

AMG Plastic Surgery is a comprehensive plastic surgery practice located in Herndon, VA, offering surgical and non-surgical procedures for all of your reconstructive and aesthetic needs. Dr. Ghaznavi and the AMG Plastic Surgery team take a personal approach to each patient that walks through our doors and aim to meet your treatment goals with expertise and empathy.

Dr. Ghaznavi’s mantra is his E3 philosophy. Empathy, Expertise, Education. Empathy is the ability to feel what the other person is feeling and to respond in a way that helps them. It is a key part of the patient-provider relationship and can make all the difference for patients. He and his team will be empathetic toward each patient’s needs and circumstances. Dr. Ghaznavi’s expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, as well as his advanced training in microvascular surgery, makes him the expert you need for all of your plastic surgery needs. By acting as an educational resource, we will help patients make the most informed decisions about their medical care.
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Professional Background

Dr. Ghaznavi is double board certified in general surgery and plastic surgery. As the name suggests, double board certified means that he completed two extensive and all-encompassing tests after completing a fellowship in the area of focus. By achieving this specific combination of board certifications, Dr. Ghaznavi can give his plastic surgery patients a more well-rounded perspective and consider the patient as a whole. He always wants to be sure that surgery is the right decision for his patients, and with his years of experience, he’s able to give grounded advice to be sure his patients will have the outcomes they desire.

Education & Training

Dr. Amir Mahan Ghaznavi is dual board certified in general surgery and plastic surgery. He completed his general surgery training at the elite Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Upon completion of his General Surgery training, Dr. Ghaznavi completed his plastic surgery training at the distinguished Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Ghaznavi concluded his training in Microsurgery at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation under the guidance of leading experts in this speciality.

Dr. Ghaznavi joined the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation. While there Dr Ghaznavi developed the multispeciality lymphedema clinic, utilized the innovative Resensation surgical technique to help patients restore sensation after breast reconstruction and lead various other initiatives and research projects making them the leading experts in their field.

Dr. Ghaznavi has devoted his time to research and is dedicated to advancing the field of plastic surgery. He has presented his research at various conferences across the United States. Since 2012, Dr. Ghaznavi has authored many original articles, abstracts, and book chapters in plastic surgery.

Dr Ghaznavi was voted Top Doctor in Broward County and Fort Lauderdale by Fort Lauderdale Illustrated in 2021 and 2022 and received many other awards, grants and accolades during his tenure there.

Additional Information

Office Hours
M-F 9-5 pm
Persian, Farsi
Consultation Price
There is a $50 consultation fee that will be applied to the service the patient decides on.
Major Credit Cards
Patient Financing Plans
Insurance Options
Medicare- Part B and Part D
Aetna – PPO, EPO, HMO, Medicare HMO and Medicare PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna – Open access plus, open access local plus, PPO and HMO
United Health Care
Financing Available
Alpheon Credit
Experience with Specialized Conditions or Skin Types
Breast Reconstruction after Breast Cancer
Body Contouring after Massive Weight Loss
Brands Offered
Allergan - BOTOX, Juvaderm
Devices Offered
Lumenis IPL
Board Certifications
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Society Memberships
The Aesthetic Society
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American College of Surgery (ACS)
Hospital Affiliation(s)
Inova Health
HCA Hospital system
Pascal surgery Center
Nova Surgery Center
Surgical Facilities
Inova Health - Loudon, Fairfax, Fair Oaks, Alexandria
HCA Reston, Stone Strings

How Dr. Ghaznavi goes beyond

Finding a plastic surgeon who provides compassionate, personalized care is essential, especially when you are sharing your greatest insecurities with them. Most physicians are too busy to take the time to get to know their patients. Dr. Ghaznavi will take the time to learn about his patients, their insecurities and their dreams. He is compassionate and cares about the well-being of his patients. Our team always has your best interests at heart. You will feel like you are our only patient. We want to make a difference in the lives of our patients, and personalized care that you are comfortable with is how we do it.

Amir Mahan Ghaznavi, MD, MBA, FACS