Dr. Parvin Shafa is the founder and practicing physician of OC MedDerm, a state-of-the-art center for Surgical, Medical, and Cosmetic Dermatology located in Orange County in the city of Irvine, California.
Dr. Parvin Shafa was awarded her medical degree and dermatology training from Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany where she graduated at the top of her class. Afterward, she completed further training at UC Irvine, where she was involved with multiple research projects and was published in major medical journals.Subsequently, she continued her journey by completing her residency at Loma Linda University in 1995.
She pursued her passion and talent with a focus on cosmetic and medical dermatology combined with over twenty plus years of experience in these two fields, she is able to effectively evaluate patients from the inside out in order to improve their health, beauty, and overall well-being.
She believes in preventive medicine and is dedicated to educating her patients on how to prevent aging and helping them to regain and maintain their health and beauty. Dr. Shafa is a pioneer in the fields of injectables, skin rejuvenation, non-surgical face-lifts, anti-aging and non-invasive procedures. She is recognized by fellow physicians for the depth of her medical knowledge and by patients for her artistic talent with cosmetic procedures.
Dr. Shafa is affiliated with
- Hoag Hospital in Irvine
- Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach
She is an active member of the following
- Acne and Rosacea Society
- National Society for Cutaneous Medicine
- The Pacific Dermatologic Association (PDA)
- International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS)
Dr. Parvin Shafa is a prominent speaker for early skin cancer detection and treatment and has been selected as one of America’s Top Physicians by the Consumers Research Council of America.She has also garnered the following reputation, as deemed by her patients, representing several of her unique qualities and skills. Unique Techniques:
Dr. Shafa’s years of hands-on experience have enabled her to pioneer many new and advanced techniques and skills of cosmetic procedures.
Talent with Injections: She is exceptionally talented in the use of different injectables, lending her artistic skill to effectively use injectables such as fillers, Botox, and Dysport for both medical and cosmetic purposes.
Pain Free Procedures: Dr. Shafa uses cutting-edge innovation to drastically minimize discomfort associated with procedures.
Experience and Gentle Touch: She is well known for her gentle touch. Her expertise in cosmetic skin care comes from over eighteen years of hands-on experience with injectables and other non-invasive cosmetic and medical procedures.
Happy and Satisfied Patients: She is revered for her honesty and commitment to "natural look" outcomes. She works hard to satisfy each client because she believes that success is the result of enthusiastic, happy patients and word-of-mouth.