Dr Richard Zoumalan - Beverly Hills Rhinoplasty Expert

Beverly Hills Nose and Face Expert

Dr. Zoumalan is a leading expert in rhinoplasty (nose job) and facial surgery. He is well-respected for his natural appearing noses that breathe well, and he is known for his tastefully sculpted faces. Dr. Zoumalan only specializes in noses and faces. He does not do any breast or body surgery, which makes his level of specialization unique. His extensive Award Winning medical research and Natural Structure approach distinguishes him as a leader in nose and face surgery.

Dr. Zoumalan lectures regularly, teaches facial plastic surgery to young surgeons at UCLA, and is on staff at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Zoumalan has the highest level of training and is Board-Certified. His main hobby is painting the one part of the body that he focuses on: the face. His understanding of the curvatures of the face can be seen in his paintings as well as in his results.

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Nose Procedures

Extensive research and training in rhinoplasty has made Beverly Hills rhinoplasty surgeon Dr. Zoumalan an expert in cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty. He has published over 50 articles, publications, and book chapters, and he continues to advance the field of rhinoplasty. His unique approach creates a nose that looks beautiful and natural. His noses have a reputation for looking elegant without any signs of surgery. Los Angeles rhinoplasty expert Dr. Zoumalan prides himself in a nose that is not overly-scooped, not pointy, and not turned-up.  No two noses are the same, and Dr. Zoumalan’s rhinoplasty results demonstrate that he designs each nose for the individual. The appreciation for facial curvatures that he uses in his paintings is central to his aesthetic rhinoplasty approach.

nose procedures

Beverly Hills rhinoplasty expert Dr. Zoumalan uses a structure-based approach for rhinoplasty to create a nose that also feels and breathes naturally. Dr. Zoumalan has a very unique background that enables him to reconstruct a nose in ways that others can not. He has an extensive nasal reconstruction background and septoplasty background that allows him to perform the difficult rhinoplasty. Beverly Hills rhinoplasty surgeon Dr. Zoumalan’s cultural-based approach to patients has helped him develop a reputation for rhinoplasty in all ethnic groups: Caucasian, Middle Eastern, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, and African American. He has an internationally-based rhinoplasty practice because of his ability to listen to the patient and deliver what they are looking hoping for.

Revision Rhinoplasty

Corrective rhinoplasty after the first surgery is called revision rhinoplasty. You may be seeking this because you are unhappy with the appearance of your nose after rhinoplasty, or you may have new breathing problems. Or you may suffer both breathing and cosmetic problems from rhinoplasty. Revision rhinoplasty is a complex surgery which requires an understanding of both the inside and outside of the nose. Dr. Zoumalan is a revision rhinoplasty expert and performs some of the most complex revisions.

Ethnic Rhinoplasty

Every face is different, and each nose should fit the face. Having an eye for cultural facial differences is central to having the best ethnic rhinoplasty result. Dr. Zoumalan’s Beverly Hills Rhinoplasty practice consists of Caucausian, Middle Eastern, Hispanic, Asian, and African American noses. His rhinoplasty background across the country in New York, Chicago, Washington, and Los Angeles have given him a unique approach which creates a natural and harmonious rhinoplasty result. His artistic eye is central to this.

Nasal Breathing

Dr. Zoumalan conducted the only research project which objectively examined the effect of rhinoplasty on the internal shape of the nose and breathing. He is one of a handful of surgeons with the his level of extensive training in rhinoplasty as well as complex septum surgery (septoplasty). Many patients come to Beverly Hills Rhinoplasty surgeon Dr. Zoumalan because they want breathing issues addressed at the same time as cosmetic issues. Some also have sinus issues that can be improved as well.

Facelift and Necklift

Beverly Hills facelift and necklift surgeon Dr. Zoumalan performs all aspects of facial surgery. Dr. Zoumalan is an expert in facelift and necklift surgery. His Head and Neck Surgery background allow him to perform a deep-plane facelift and necklift in a way which makes patients look more youthful and vibrant. His results demonstrate that he is able to turn back time on the jawline and neckline without having the patient look “done.” Facelift and Necklift patients recovery quickly due to his Rapid Recovery process. He also uses the smallest and shortest incisions possible.

face proceduresNo two faces or necks are the same. During your consultation, Beverly Hills necklift and facelift expert Dr. Zoumalan will carefully study your anatomy and determine how to best place your incisions. He ensures that the incisions are as short as possible while still giving you the best possible result. He will personally show you how you will look and where the incisions for the facelift or necklift will be hidden. His results speak for themselves.


Beverly Hills facelift expert Dr. Zoumalan performs a deep-plane facelift using short incisions on most patients. All incisions are placed in areas that are well hidden. His deep plane facelift technique has been shown in studies to be the longest lasting of all facelift versions. This anatomic technique naturally and elegantly places tissues back to a more youthful position. Younger candidates may only need a Mini-lift (Mini facelift) to achieve the best result. Dr. Zoumalan tries to perform minilift if possible to decrease recovery.


Neck rejuvenation by necklift is a procedure that can help the neck fit the rest of the face. Fillers, Botox, Laser, and other facial rejuvenation can sometimes create disharmony between a youthful face and a sagging neck. Beverly Hills necklift expert Dr. Zoumalan’s necklift is done deep to the muscle, which helps with the vertical platysmal muscle banding. He uses short incisions which help the neck regain its youthful contour. This procedure can be done in combination with other procedures such as browlift, blepharoplasty, and even rhinoplasty.

Total Facial Rejuvenation

Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon Dr. Zoumalan also performs procedures such as browlift, blepharoplasty, fat grafting, and otoplasty. Dr. Zoumalan also performs non-surgical procedures such as Botox/Dysport, fillers, laser resurfacing and fat transfer. Dr. Zoumalan limits the amount of surgery that can be done at the same time. He wants to make sure that your surgery, above all, is safe. Safety is at the core of his practice, and he watches carefully over EVERY detail.

Your Destination for Cosmetic Surgery

international cosmetic surgeryEvery person is unique and Dr. Zoumalan takes pride in treating everyone individually. All his Patients find Dr. Zoumalan very comforting and informative which is why we receive numerous referrals from places all over the world such as Dubai, Qatar, India, South Africa, Brazil, Spain and China. To instill a comfort level before traveling to one of our convenient locations we offer a consultation virtually to our out of town patients. If you are looking to receive a Rhinoplasty in Beverly Hills, please read our guide for out of town cosmetic patients.

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Over 50 Medical Articles Published throughout the most notable medical journals.

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Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgery Expert

Dr. Zoumalan is an artist, and his taste is central to creating a result that is natural and uniquely planned for each individual. He is recognized for sculpting the nose and face in a way that enhances one’s natural beauty. He performs surgery on many cultures, and each culture has a special approach. Dr. Zoumalan has developed an technique called Natural Structure Rhinoplasty and a unique Rapid Recovery process. This helps make the recovery process smooth and helps get you back to life and work more quickly. Whether you are in need of a rhinoplasty, facelift, necklift, or any other type of facial cosmetic or reconstructive surgery, Dr. Zoumalan uses a Natural Structure approach to make you look and feel your best. All treatments are focused on giving you a result that looks natural and has no obvious signs of plastic surgery.

Ultra-Specialized Plastic Surgery

A Specialized Team for Combination Face and Body Surgery

If you are visiting this site, you may be looking for someone who only specializes in the nose and face such as Dr. Zoumalan. However, you may want body surgery (breast augmentation, liposuction, tummy tuck, etc.) at the same time as your rhinoplasty or facial procedure. Dr. Zoumalan routinely performs combination surgery with distinguished Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeons who specialize in breast and body plastic surgery. Each member of his team is known for being an expert in the desired procedure(s). Although Dr. Zoumalan has chosen to focus only on rhinoplasty and facial surgery, he works with the best Beverly Hills surgeons to help you obtain a beautiful, elegant, and natural appearing result for the rest of your body as well.

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The best rhinoplasty and facial plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles