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Vishad Nabili, MD

UCLA Physician Vishad Nabili, MD specializes in Otolaryngology, Surgery.
Specialty
Otolaryngology, Surgery
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English, Farsi, Spanish
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
A82633
Contact
(310) 206-6688 Appointment, Information and Referral
Fax Number
(310) 206-1393
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PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Head and Neck Consultation Suite
200 Medical Plaza, Suite 550
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology, 2008
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Plastic & Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2006 - 2007
Residency
Otolaryngology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2003 - 2007
Internship
Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2001 - 2003
Degree
MD, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2001
CLINICAL INTEREST
Reconstructive, Skin Cancer, Skin Lesion Ear, Skin Lesion Eyelid, Skin Lesion Lip, Skin Lesion Nose, Skin Resurfacing
AFFILIATION
MORE INFORMATION
Research Interest
Primary Clinical Focus: Development of a multidisciplinary skin cancer program at UCLA with personal emphasis on MOHs reconstruction of the head and neck.

Primary Educational Focus: Development of a leadership training porgram for the UCLA Health System entitled "Patient Based Leadership"

Additional Information
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2010
  • Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology, 2008

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Present positions

  • Residency Program Director, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Residency Program, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. October 1, 2011 to present.
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. July 1, 2012 - present
  • Director, Head and Neck Surgical Rotation for 3rd Year Medical students, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. July 1, 2012 to present.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Committee service

  • American College of Surgeons, Chair, Head and Neck Surgery Western Section Meetings, 2008 to 2013.
  • UCLA Academic Senate Faculty Grants Review Committee member, 2009 to present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgical Subspecialties (Microvascular Reconstruction) committee member 2010 to present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Continuing Medical Education (CME) committee member 2010 to present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellowship Review committee member 2010 to present.
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Exam Committee Member and Proctor, 2010 to present.
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Microvascular and Reconstructive Surgery Committee Member, 2010 to present.
  • Coordinator for 3rd Year Medical Student Head and Neck Surgical Clerkship, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, July 1, 2011 – present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Evidence Based Medicine committee member 2011 to present.
  • Clinical Care Connect (EPIC) SME committee member, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Electronic Medical Record transitional program, October 2011 to present.
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oral Exam Selection Committee and Reviewer, November 2011 to present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, ACGME Task Force Committee, July 2012 to present.
  • American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Task Force Member, Exam Test Question Writer, September 2012 to September 2015.
  • Society of University Otolaryngologists Membership Committee, November 2013 to present

Professional and scholarly associations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Junior Inductee, 2000 to present.
  • American Medical Association, 1996 to present.
  • California Medical Association, 1996 to present.
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, 2003 to present.
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2003 to present.
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, June 2010 to present.
  • Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA, Member, October 2010 to present.
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons, October 2011 to present.
  • Member, American Head and Neck Society, 2011 to present.
  • Association of Academic Departments of Otolaryngology, November 2011 to present.
  • Otolaryngology Program Directors Organization, November 2011 to present.
  • Society of University Otolaryngologists, November 2011 to present.

Editorial services

  • Peer manuscript reviewer, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery.
  • Peer manuscript reviewer, Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.
  • Peer manuscript reviewer, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
  • Peer manuscript reviewer, Head and Neck

Community service

  • Volunteer and motivational speaker, Head and Neck Cancer Survivor Support Group, UCLA School of Medicine, Division of Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Radiation Oncology, October, 2007 to present.
  • Founder and Chair, Head and Neck Surgery Medical Student Interest Group, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2007 to present.
  • Volunteer speaker, Research Study Club of Los Angeles, 2007 to present.
  • Volunteer speaker, Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngologists, 2007 to present.
Awards & Recognition
  • Summa Cum Laude Highest Honors distinction with Bachelor’s degree, University of California, Los Angeles, June 1996.
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Award, University of California, Los Angeles, June 1996.
  • President and Junior inductee member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society, University of California, Davis July 2000 to June 2001.
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Award, University of California, Davis, June 2001.
  • Travel Award for $500.00 for Oral Presentation on “Salivary Duct Carcinoma: a clinical and histologic review with implications for Herceptin therapy,” at the Western Section Meetings of the Triological Society, January 31, 2004
  • Travel Award for $500.00 and invited as Representative for the Academy of Otolaryngology Board of Governors meeting on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. March 2005
  • Best Resident Research Award on “ Saliva Microarray-based changes in oral cancer, Paul H. Ward Research Society, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, June 2007
  • Chief Resident of the Year, Teaching Award, UCLA Division of Head Neck Surgery, June 2007
  • Patients’ Choice Awards for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011. Given by American Registry after a nationwide review of more than 400,000 patient reviews.
  • Best Clinical Research Award for project entitled: “Utility of magnetic resonance angiography for identification of skin perforators in fibula free flap reconstructions,” Head and Neck Surgery Section, American College of Surgeons Meeting, January 2010
  • Best Full Time Academic Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2009-2010
  • Best Clinical Research, Third Place Award for project entitled: “Neck mass secondary to heterotopic ossification after fibular free flap oromandibular reconstruction,” Western Section of the Triological Society Meeting. January, 2011
  • Best Full Time Academic Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2010-2011.
  • First Place, Best Clinical Research Award on “Targeted radiation causing maxillary bone damage analogous to osteoradionecrosis in a rat model,” Paul H. Ward Research Society, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, June 2011.
  • American Registry “Most Compassionate Doctor Award,” Voted by patients in 2010
  • “Partnership for Care” donation awarded and contributed by UCLA patient D.D. care of Candie Goldbronn, Director, Annual Fund, UCLA Hospital System, July 2011.
  • Clinical Research Award for project entitled: Clinical and histologic analysis of surgical margins in mandibular osteoradionecrosis as a predictor for recurrent disease,” Head and Neck Surgery Section, American College of Surgeons Meeting, January 2012.
  • “Social Work Recognition Award.” Social Work Department, UCLA Health System, March 2012.
  • American Registry “Most Compassionate Doctor Award.” Voted by patients in 2011.
  • "Superman Award," Most Valuable Faculty Member, UCLA Department of Head and Neck Surgery, June 15, 2013."
  • "Honorary President of the Paul H. Ward, M.D. Society," awarded at 25th Annual Scientific Session, UCLA Department of Head and Neck Surgery, June 15, 2013.
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