Dr. Nikolov is currently in private practice in Beverly Hills, California. Highly regarded for his surgical skill and keen sense of aesthetic harmony, Dr. Nikolov specializes in both plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Nikolov is board certified in Plastic Surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He performed his residency in general surgery at the University of Virginia and in plastic surgery at the prestigious Duke University. He was a hand surgery fellow at the Christine Kleinert Hand Institute and a craniofacial visiting fellow at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan. Dr. Nikolov is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, California Society of Plastic Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Currently on staff at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Saint John’s Hospital, and Olympia Medical Center; he is licensed to practice in California and Virginia.
Dr. Nikolov specializes in a wide range of plastic and reconstructive surgery procedures. Facial surgeries include eye lifts (Blepharoplasty), Chin and Cheek Augmentation, Brow Lifts, Rhinoplasty and deviated septum repair.
David G. Davtyan, M.D.
Dr. David G. Davtyan is one of the most experienced LapBand® surgeons in the U.S. as well as a prominent and respected surgeon in Los Angeles. He possesses a deep understanding of the gastric banding procedure because he is a LapBand® patient himself. Dr. Davtyan is now also offering the new Realize Band procedure at his practice.Dr. Davtyan studied the LAP-BAND® procedure in Brussels, Belgium where it was first introduced. He performed his first LAP-BAND® operation in October 2001 in Brussels with one of the LAP-BAND® pioneers, Professor Guy-Bernard Cadiere. Dr. Davtyan became one of the first surgeons in the United States to offer the LAP-BAND® after FDA approval in April 2001. He is currently on the Editorial Advisory Board of Obesity Help magazine (OH), a well-known publication that offers support and provides education to the millions of people worldwide who suffer from obesity. He has also written and published several LAP-BAND® related articles for various medical journals.
Jirair Konialian, M.D.
As a renowned Pelvic Surgeon, Dr. Jirair Konialian has pioneered several techniques in the field of Aesthetic Vaginal Surgery. He completed his residency and fellowship training in Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, where he was appointed Residency Program Director in 1983. Since that time, he has been teaching continually for more than 20 years. He holds an Assistant Clinical Professor appointment at UCLA, where he has contributed to the training of over two generations of Gynecologists.
In 1985, Dr. Konialian established a private practice in Los Angeles, California. He counts numerous celebrities among his clientele including actress Deidre Hall, for whom he was Medical Advisor on the production of “Never Say Never: The Deidre Hall Story”. As a sought-after speaker and commentator, he is often consulted by network news channels to comment on the latest events and inventions in gynecologic care. Select television appearances include The Home Show, The Today Show and Extreme Makeover. Additionally, he is frequently commissioned by both women’s groups and schools to share his expertise in sex education and Gynecology. Dr. Konialian is known for providing quality care in a compassionate and professional manner.