Associate Professor Ramin Shayan, a Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon, joined Brighton Plastic Surgery in 2014.
He performs a complete range of plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery procedures for both men and women.
A/Prof Shayan is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and Director of The O’Brien Institute at St Vincent’s Institute, investigating tissue engineering and the molecular science behind diseases of cancer survivorship and regenerative medicine.
Associate Professor Shayan studied medicine at the University of Melbourne where he was a student representative to the AMA.
He received his medical degree from the University of Melbourne in 2001 and also obtained a PhD from the University of Melbourne in 2005-2007 studying the molecular biology of Lymphoedma, the lymphatic system and cancer metastasis.
He was awarded the University of Melbourne medal in Surgery and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons JP Prize for top candidate in Surgery.
During his PhD he was awarded the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Raelene Boyle Cancer Scholarship and Surgeon Scientist Scholarships and won the Ludwig Institute Prize, the Melbourne Health Prize and the Plastic Surgery Research Prize for three consecutive years.
A/Prof Shayan undertook specialist training in Victoria, Australia and was awarded the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons Examination Prize for an Essay in Fat Grafting.