Dr. Mehryar Taban, M.D.

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Ophthalmology

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Areas of expertise

Ophthalmology, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Eyelid and Facial Plastic Surgery


Dr. Taban earned a bachelor’s degree in biology summa cum laude from the University of California at Los Angeles and a medical degree from the University of California at Irvine. He completed an internship in internal medicine at the Veterans Affairs West Los Angeles Medical Center and a residency (including a term as Chief Resident) at the Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland. He then completed a fellowship in oculofacial plastic surgery and cosmetic facial plastic surgery at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in Los Angeles.

Dr. Taban is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA and has an affiliation with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He is currently in the private practice of ophthalmology and oculofacial plastic surgery in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara, CA.


University of California, Irvine, CA
Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Oculofacial Plastic Surgery: Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery: Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Ophthalmology: Cole Eye institute at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Internal Medicine: UCLA/West Los Angeles VA Greater Los Angeles Health System
Medical Degree


Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Diplomat, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Resident Research Award: Webster American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (2009)
Dean’s Honor List and College Honor Program, UCLA (1995-1999)
Phi Beta Kappa, UCLA (1995-1999)
Robert G. Hauser Rotary Club Scholarship for Medical Students (2002)
Western Student Medical Research Forum Award (2001)
National Medical Association Rabb-Venable Ophthalmology Research Award (2001)


Available on request