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Kian Eftekhari, MD

Kian Eftekhari, MD

Dr. Eftekhari is originally from Houston, Texas. He graduated from Stanford University and was a visiting student at Oxford University in England. Dr. Eftekhari then went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. In medical school he was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. After medical school he completed his ophthalmology residency at the Scheie Eye Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Eftekhari then moved to Salt Lake City to complete his fellowship sponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Richard Anderson. Dr. Eftekhari presently is affiliated with UNC-Chapel Hill.

He is focused on providing customized eyelid and orbital surgery and continuing to perform research in the field of ophthalmic plastic surgery, as well as educating trainee physicians.

He is a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and American Academy of Ophthalmology.