Keyianoosh Zad Paydar

Director, Burn Reconstructive Surgery, UCI
School of Medicine

Director, Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Long Beach VA


M.D.

Phone: (714) 456-5253
Email: kpaydar@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
200 S. Manchester Ave.
Suite 650
Irvine, CA 92868

picture of Keyianoosh Zad Paydar

Research
Interests
Aesthetic Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Craniomaxillofacial, Hand Surgery, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Liposuction, Oncology, Spinal Cord Injury, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Wound Healing, Burn, Pressure Sore
   
URL www.uciplasticsurgery.com/keyianoosh-z-paydar-md.html
   
Academic
Distinctions
Dr. Keyian Paydar is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Paydar is an Associate Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of California-Irvine Medical Center.

Dr. Paydar performs all types of reconstructive surgery, especially for cancer, trauma, and burn patients. He has a special interest in cosmetic and aesthetic surgery with emphasis on facial and neck surgery: face and neck lifts, brow lifts, fat injection, eyelid surgery, and rhinoplasty. He also performs breast (augmentation, reduction, lift) and body (tummy tucks) sculpting, along with liposuction.

He is also devoted to quality skin care. He performs variable non-surgical skin treatments, including injections for facial enhancement and laser skin rejuvenation.

Dr. Paydar obtained his Bachelor's degree from the University of California Los Angeles, and he is a medical graduate of the University of Tennessee, Memphis. At the University of California, San Francisco, Dr. Paydar went on to complete six years of general surgery residency and an additional two years of plastic and reconstructive surgery training. In addition, he completed observerships in Aesthetic Surgery in Dallas, Miami, and New York under the guidance of world renowned cosmetic surgeons.

Dr. Paydar is devoted to personalized attention and dedicated to surgical excellence. He has published articles in basic science and general surgery journals in addition to presenting at national plastic, reconstructive, and general surgery meetings.
   
Research
Abstract
1. “Immediate Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acetabular Fractures.” Georgia-Tennessee Orthopaedic Society, Sea Island, GA, 1999.
2. “Decreased Hypoxia Inducible Proteins are Associated with Delayed Wound Healing.” UCSF Resident Research Day, 2003.
3. “Decreased Hypoxia Inducible Proteins are Associated with Delayed Wound Healing”, 48th Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003.
4. “Hypoxia Inducible Factor in Wound Healing”, UCSF Wound Healing Laboratory, 2003.
5. “Diabetic Wound Healing”, UCSF Lung Biology Center, 2003.
6. “Activation of the Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 Pathway improves Diabetic Wound Healing”, American College of Surgeons 89th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 2003.
7. ”IGF-1 Alters HIF-1? Activity in Diabetes”, 49th Plastic Surgery Research Council, Ann Arbor, MI, 2004. Winner of John F. Crikelair Award.
8. “Implantable Venous Doppler for Head and Neck Reconstruction”, 55th CSPS Annual Meeting, Sonoma, CA, 2005. Resident Competition Winner.
9. “Inappropriate Antibiotic Use in Soft Tissue Infections”, 77th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Surgical Association, San Francisco, CA, 2006.
10. “Blepharospastic Entropion: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Review”, 56th CSPS/RMAPS Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, CA, 2006.
11. “The Geniculate Artery is a Reliable Recipient Vessel for Lower Extremity Microvascular Reconstruction”, 56th CSPS/RMAPS Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, CA, 2006.
12. “Growing Prevalence of Panton-Valentine Leucocidin (PVL) within Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA)”, American College of Surgeons 92nd Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 2006.
13. “Implantable Venous Doppler Accurately Predicts Microvascular Patency in Head and Neck Reconstruction”, Senior Resident Conference, Pasadena, CA, 2007.
14. “Treatment of Soft Tissue Infections- The ISIS Clinical Experience.” UCSF Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, May 16, 2007.
15. “Limb Salvage in Complex Lower Extremity Wounds Treated with Distal Revascularization and Free Flap”, 57th CSPS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2007.
16. “Non-Suture Wound Care Use in Patients,” Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center CME presentation, Fountain Valley, CA, February 2008.
17. “Abdominal Wall Reconstruction,” University of California, Irvine, surgery grand rounds presentation, Orange, CA, September 2008.
18. “Blepharoplasty & Eyelid Reconstruction,” University of California, Irvine, plastic surgery resident grand rounds, Orange, CA, December 2008.
19. “Otoplasty, Reconstruction of Cheek & Lips,” University of California, Irvine, plastic surgery resident grand rounds, Orange, CA, December 2008.
20. “Wound Care Management,” Community Hospital of San Bernardino CME presentation, San Bernardino, CA, January 2009.
21. “Nasal Reconstruction,” presented at the University of California Irvine Resident Core Curriculum, October 2009.
22. “Body Contouring for Massive Weight Loss Patients,” presented at the monthly meeting for the Bariatric Group, University of California Irvine, October 2009.
23. “Pressure Ulcer Management,” In-service presentation at the Spinal Cord Injury unit, Veterans Administration Medical Center, October 2009 & February 2010.
24. “Pressure Ulcer Care in Spinal Cord Injury Patients,” The 2010 Annual Wound Care Symposium, Long Beach Memorial Hospital, September 15, 2010.
25. “The Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism in Postoperative Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patients with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury,” American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, Sept 30, 2010.
26. “Breast Reconstruction, Indications and Outcomes,” Embracing Breast Cancer Survivorship Event at Anaheim White House, CA, April 30, 2011.
27. “Complex Breast Reconstruction,” University of California, Irvine, Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, Orange, CA, June 16, 2011.
28. “Long Term Effects of Breast Aging in Patients with Implants: Analysis of Breast Aesthetics from Before Augmentation to After Explantation”, 62nd CSPS Annual Meeting, The Hotel Del Coronado, CA, May 2012.
29. “Fixation of the Medial Canthal Tendon Using the Mitek Anchor System”, 62nd CSPS Annual Meeting, The Hotel Del Coronado, CA, May 2012.
30. “Association of Osteosarcomas with Breast Implant Capsules: Case Report and Review of the Literature”, 62nd CSPS Annual Meeting, The Hotel Del Coronado, CA, May 2012.
31. “Shield Neoumbilicoplasty Technique for Correction of Complete Umbilical Absence after Abdominal Wall Reconstruction”, 62nd California CSPS Annual Meeting, The Hotel Del Coronado, CA, May 2012.
   
  Publication:

1. Paydar, KZ. Optical Fibers in Telecommunication and Medicine. UCLA Undergraduate Science Journal 1994; 9: 46-50.
2. Paydar KZ, Hansen SL, Chang DS, Boudreau N, Young DM. Activation of the Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 Pathway improves Diabetic Wound Healing. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2003; 197 (3):s52.
3. Paydar KZ, Hansen SL, Charlebois ED, Harris HW, Young DM. Inappropriate Antibiotic Use in Soft tissue Infections. Archives of Surgery. 2006; 141(9): 850-56.
4. Amarjit S. Dosanjh, Peter Ro, Keyianoosh Z. Paydar, Priya Rajendran, Diana Yu, Scott L. Hansen, Francoise Perdreau-Remington, David M. Young. Growing prevalence of panton-valentine leucocidin (PVL) within community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA). Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2006; 203 (3): s59.
5. Keyianoosh Paydar and David M. Young. Inappropriate Antibiotic Use in Soft Tissue Infections-Reply. Archives of Surgery. 2007; 142: 576.
6. Kimberly A. Mace, Diana H. Yu, Keyianoosh Z. Paydar, Nancy Boudreau, and David M. Young. Sustained Expression of Hif-1alpha in the Diabetic Environment Promotes Angiogenesis and Cutaneous Wound Repair. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2007; 15(5): 636-45.
7. K Paydar and M Rizvi. Is Your Cosmetic Surgeon Board Certified? Coexistence Magazine. 2008; 1(4): 88-91.
8. K Paydar and M Rizvi. Baldness. Coexistence Magazine. 2008; 2(5):80-81.
9. K Paydar. Prevention of Cervical Cancer. Coexistence Magazine. 2008; 2(5):82.
10. Scholz T, Krichevsky A, Sumarto A, Jaffurs D, Wirth G, Paydar K, and Evans G. Peripheral nerve injuries: an international survey of current treatments and future perspectives. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery. March 2009.
11. Gruber RP, Kryger G, and Paydar KZ. Grafting Rationale and Techniques. In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Ed: Aston, Steinbrech, and Walden. WB Saunders. May 2009.
12. Zarrabi G, Armstrong J, and Paydar KZ. Lesions of the Skin: Benign/Malignant: Basal Cell/Squamous Cell Carcinoma. In Plastic Surgery Hyperguide. Edited by Thaller SR. Vindico Medical Education, On Line Chapter, October 2009.
13. Keyianoosh Z. Paydar, Scott L. Hansen, David S. Chang, William Y. Hoffman, and Pablo Leon. Implantable Venous Doppler Monitoring in Head and Neck Free Flap Reconstruction Increases Salvage Rate. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Apr 2010. 125 (4): 1129-34.
14. Aaron M. Kosins MD, MBA, Emil Kohan, BS, Josh Shajan MBA, Daniel Jaffurs MD, Garrett Wirth MD, and Keyianoosh Paydar MD. Fixation of the Medial Canthal Tendon Using the Mitek Anchor System. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, December 2010. 126(6): 309-10e.
15. Rimler J, Shbeeb A, Chua W, Scholz T, Wirth G, and Paydar KZ. The Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism in Postoperative Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patients with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, December 2011. 128(6): 1230-5.
16. Sean J. Darcy, MD, Mark R. Kobayashi, MD, Garrett A. Wirth, MD, Keyian Z. Paydar, MD, and Gregory R.D. Evans, MD. “Incidence of Cosmetic Surgery Following Free Flap Breast Reconstruction: An Opportunity to Build a Cosmetic Practice through Reconstruction?” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, March 2012. 129(3): 82e.
17. Maristella S. Evangelista, MD, MBA; Gregory R. D. Evans, MD, FACS; Eugene K. Kim, MD; Keyianoosh Paydar, MD, FACS. “Fasciocutaneous Flaps in Oral Cavity Reconstruction,” In Plastic Surgery Hyperguide. Edited by Thaller SR. Vindico Medical Education, On Line Chapter, November 2, 2012.
   
Grant National Institutes of Health, Trauma Training Grant recipient 2002-2003 (5 T-32 GM08258-15), 2002-2003.
   
Professional
Societies
American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2009-present, Member
Fellow of American College of Surgeons, 2010-prersent, Member
California Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2008-present, Member
Orange County Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2008-now, Member
   
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