Why Choose Dr. Shoib A Myint?
- Fellowship Trained Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
- Fellow of The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Oculofacial Plastic Surgery is a specialized area of plastic surgery, which places an emphasis on reconstructive, and aesthetic elements of the eyelids, face, the brow, orbital bones, and nose and tear duct system. There are less than 600 plastic surgeons worldwide that are specialized in this field.
The American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery certifies only a small number of fellowship training programs. An estimated 20 surgeons are trained each and every year in this specialty. Physicians are meticulously trained in reconstructive and aesthetic facial surgery during these two-year fellowships. [/message_box]
Dr Myint, Plastic Surgeon
An innovator, author and academician, Dr. Myint is a fellowship trained plastic surgeon in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is respected by his patients as well as his peers for his surgical artistry. He is Board Certified and has been awarded a Fellow status in the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Myint has been actively involved as a plastic surgeon in teaching residents, students, fellows and other doctors from around the world and continues to do so.
After attending Columbia University in New York and receiving his medical degree from Nova University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Miami, Florida, Dr Myint began his internship training in Michigan in 1991. He completed his Ophthalmology residency program at Henry Ford-Bicounty Hospital in Detroit, which allowed him to fuel his microsurgical skills as a surgeon. After finishing his residency, Dr Myint was accepted into one of the most prestigious fellowships in the country in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Providence and Beaumont Hospitals in Michigan.
Dr Myint was the Co-Director of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery and Orbital Diseases at William Beaumont Hospital, Associate lecturer of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery at Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University, Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Michigan State University, and Visiting Professor of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Oviedo, Spain.
Dr Myint has published five major textbooks in the field of Oculoplastic Surgery, which has been used by plastic surgeons from around the globe. He has published many peer review articles nationally and internationally as well as written chapters in some of the leading textbooks on plastic surgery. His new book titled “Nonsurgical Periorbital Rejuvenation” was released in 2013.
Dr Myint was the past president of the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and currently serves on their foundation board to raise money for deafness and blindness. He is the founder of Myint Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"As a Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon, I am inspired to empower you with knowledge. I take my time listening to your concerns and then educating you on the best course of treatment available. I aim to calm your concerns during the consultation. A more vibrant you is my ultimate goal and we will get there through my surgical skills and highly personalized service. I have always believed that an office visit should not be simply endured but rather, an experience to enjoy.”