Shahram Shahidi, BSc, MBBS, FRACS

Sydney Facial Plastic Surgeon
12-14 Malvern Ave, Suite 8
Chatswood, NSW 2067 AU
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"After my initial consultation, his caring & attentive nature made my decision easy, from there things only got better & better." "He has created for me a natural looking nose, I still look like me, just better!" "I did get the sense that he is a busy man, and doesn't have the time to sit with one patient for hours, but that's for a good reason as his appointments run on time and he sees many patients and does many rhino..."

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5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

A wonderful experience!

My rhinoplasty experience with Dr Shahidi was outstanding! I first went to see him in 2014 at the age of 16, however Dr Shahidi recommended I should wait until I was 18 so my face was more fully developed & I was more emotionally ready to get the surgery done. I'm so thankful he advised me to do it this way because it made things that much easier! I had just finished year 12 so I was more...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Dr. Shahidi you are amazing

I would recommend Dr Shahidi to any and everyone looking to have a rhinoplasty. It has been the most life changing procedure I have had. To those who are reading this, I would like to say before my operation. I would never be able to take a photo without having to either edit it or filter it. Let alone a side profile photo of me to be taken or took of me. My nose was my weakness. From the...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Best Decision I Have Ever Made

If you are looking for the best of the best I could not recommend Dr Shahidi and his staff more!! I had always suffered from difficulty breathing due to a deviated septum which was getting worse every year due to so many childhood accidents. My whole experience with Dr Shahidi and his team was amazing, I was well guided with all the instructions and step for the post op and after care, my nose...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Best Sydney rhinoplasty surgeon without a doubt!

I had septoplasty/rhinoplasty with Dr Shahidi in June 2016. My nose was always an insecurity and I used to feel uncomfortable when people were looking at me from the side, or when I smiled and my nose drooped down. In my experience, the lead-up to the surgery (between consult and surgery date) was the hardest part because I worried about the anaesthetic and not being able to breathe afterwards...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Very happy with the outcome

My rhinoplasty was extremely successful, I am very happy with the outcome. Could not have gone to a better doctor, before I decided to go ahead with the surgery I had very low esteem I did not think that getting my nose done would have made this much of difference. Thank you doctor shahidi for boosting my confidence.

26 Years Later...

When someone is literally playing with your face, you want to be sure you are confident in their ability to achieve optimal results. Dr Shahidi is by no means a warm man, but he is extremely professional and honest which I respect more than anything, and this is a large reason why I chose to go with him. His staff are lovely and have been extremely helpful so overall I am very comfortable.

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty with Dr Shahidi Was the Best Decision I Have Ever Made - Chatswood, AU

I finally took the plunge to have my rhinoplasty procedure done with Dr Shahidi and I am so happy I went through with it. The final result is better than I ever imagined. I cant thank him and his staff enough for restoring my confidence this was truly a life changing procedure which was well worth every penny. Dr Shahidi is an extremely skilled surgeon and I would recommend anyone who is...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Waited Decades for Rhinoplasty - Chatswood, AU

My interactions with Dr Shahidi have been 5 star. I am so glad I chose him as my surgeon because not only was he kind and caring but also honest, upfront and so talented. He really did give the nose that I asked for. His staff are awesome too. So happy!

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

My Rhinoplasty Story - Chatswood, AU

My consult yesterday with dr Shahidi and his team was extremely efficient and well organised. Dr Shahidi was very honest about the limitations of my nose due to my breathing issues and thick skin. I feel that Dr Shahidi is very genuine and is the right surgeon for me

23 Year Old Male Booked in for Rhinoplasty with Dr Shahidi - Chatswood, AU

Hi All, I have been looking into rhinoplasty since I was around 18 years old and now have finally decided (plucked up enough courage) to have the procedure done. I consulted with a few surgeons in the UK but never felt 100% comfortable with the surgeons so never decided to go through with the procedure. I have recently moved to Australia and looked at a few potential surgeons Dr Shahidi being...

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Hospital Privileges

Dr. Shahidi has hospital affiliations at Castle Hill Day Surgery, Bondi Junction Private Hospital, Chatswood ENT and Facial Day Surgery, North Shore Specilasit Day surgery, and Norwest.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical:
    Sydney University
    Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Fellowship: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    Australasian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
    Australian society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Treatments offered at DrShahidi | Facial Plastic & ENT Surgery

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I had a septorhinoplasty and graft but my plastic surgeon refused to come near my prominent inferior turbinates. Why?

Turbinate surgery is gnerally in the field of the ENT surgeon. Many ENT surgeons specialise in facial plastic surgery and are trained to deal with... READ MORE

Swelling after rhinoplasty in areas where the operation was not performed. Is this normal? (Photo)

This is common, usually the entire nose is swollen for many months and the tip is the last area to reduce in swelling. In due time this will subside,... READ MORE

When taping the cast on at night, how firm should the cast be on the nose?

Hi Jo. It should feel similar to the first week when you were wearing it. If it feels loose, just put some more tissues or gauze under the cast to... READ MORE

Bump on bridge two months after rhinoplasty. I'm wondering whether this could still be swelling?

You are still in the very early stages of post op recovery and swelling reduction. Swelling can often take 12-18 months to settle. It sounds as though... READ MORE

How strong is a operated nose after 8 weeks? It's a bit of a weird question but can I go on a rollercoaster?

It would be a good idea to check with your surgeon. Going on a roller coaster should be ok, however, I always recommend to my patients to be safer... READ MORE

Allergies and Rhinoplasty

It is best to check with your surgeon however I am happy for my patients to take anti histamines after the operation as I usually combine rhinoplasty... READ MORE

Do men recover faster from rhinoplasty than women?

Swelling is more dependant on the type of surgery performed and the techniques used and in particular the thickness of your skin. Some women have more... READ MORE

Swelling and pain in left cheek bones and jaw after Septo/rhinoplasty, normal? (Photo)

It is best to discuss with your surgeon. It very common to have facial swelling throughout the first couple of weeks. This swelling begins around the... READ MORE

How do I care for my incisions on my nose?

I am not sure where you are located, in Australia we recommend patients to use Chlorsig ointment for the first few weeks then use a scar cream such... READ MORE

Extra swollen and bright red nose 9 weeks after surgery? (photos)

This sounds like it could be signs of an infection. Best to talk to your doctor sooner rather than later as you may need antibiotics. READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Shahidi

Shahram Shahidi, BSc, MBBS, FRACS has shared 100 before and after pictures with 64 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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