Dr. Ghaznavi Outside On Stairs in Washington DC


Your Herndon, Virginia Board Certified
Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Amir Ghaznavi, a top plastic and reconstructive surgeon from Florida, has brought his expertise and passion to Northern Virginia to operate on the entirety of the body while optimizing aesthetic outcomes.

Dr. Ghaznavi has brought AMG Plastic Surgery to Northern Virginia to be the leading institution transforming patients’ desires into a first class experience to gain confidence and function. Dr. Ghaznavi believes these two aspects go hand-in-hand in creating a holistic approach to surgery.

Amir Mahan Ghaznavi, MD, MBA, FACS

Dr. Amir Mahan Ghaznavi is dual board certified in general surgery and plastic surgery. He completed his general surgery training at the elite Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.  Upon completion of his General Surgery training, Dr. Ghaznavi completed his plastic surgery training  at the distinguished Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Ghaznavi concluded his training in Microsurgery at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation under the guidance of leading experts in this speciality.

Dr. Ghaznavi joined the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at  the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation.  While there Dr Ghaznavi developed the multispeciality lymphedema clinic, utilized the innovative Resensation surgical technique to help patients restore sensation after breast reconstruction and lead various other initiatives and research projects making them the leading experts in their field.

Dr. Ghaznavi has devoted his time to research and is dedicated to advancing the field of plastic surgery. He has presented his research at various conferences across the United States. Since 2012, Dr. Ghaznavi has authored many original articles, abstracts, and book chapters in plastic surgery.

Dr Ghaznavi was voted Top Doctor in Broward County and Fort Lauderdale by Fort Lauderdale Illustrated in 2021 and 2022 and received many other awards, grants and accolades during his tenure there.

After immigrating from Iran with his family, Dr. Ghaznavi grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He enjoys the temperate climate of the Northern Virginia area and the lush green landscapes and rolling hills. It reminds him of the time he spent growing up in Pittsburgh and going to school in Philadelphia and Michigan. Outside of the office Dr. Ghaznavi enjoys spending time with his wife and two young sons, traveling around the country, cooking, playing golf and tennis and painting.



  • Cleveland Clinic Young Investigator Award

  • Cleveland Clinic RPC Research Grant

  • Henry Ford Medical Education Research Forum Best Fellow Poster

  • Maimonides Medical Center Chief Resident

  • Maimonides Medical Center Resident Achievement Award

  • St. George’s University School of Medicine Dean’s List



  • General Surgery

  • Plastic Surgery


Our Philosophy And Skill Set Us Apart

AMG Plastic Surgery provides an extensive array of cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries, whether you are interested in learning more about breast augmentation, body contouring liposuction, brow lift, facelift, or facial reconstruction. We offer surgical and nonsurgical procedures for the breasts, body, face and skin. Dr. Ghaznavi’s training and skill allow him to optimize his procedures to give you the best look with the best function. His unmatched skill and mastery of both the aesthetic and the functional sides of surgery set him apart.

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Empathy, Expertise, Education

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Compassionate Personalized Care

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Dual Board Certified Surgeon

Learn More About Dr. Ghaznavi

We want you to feel confident and empowered to discuss the procedures and treatments you’re interested in. When you head into an appointment knowledgeable about your doctor and informed about what you are looking for, you are able to have a more detailed and specific discussion about the procedures and treatments that pique your interest. To learn more about AMG Plastic Surgery and Dr. Ghaznavi, tune into the Meet the Doctor Podcast episode that features Dr. Ghaznavi.


Visit AMG Plastic Surgery to experience compassionate, personalized care from our board certified surgeon.


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