Darshan Shah Bakersfield
From the Today Show to Dr. Phil, Dr. Darshan Shah Bakersfield has been featured in the media as a leading cosmetic surgeon in the Malibu and Bakersfield area. From local events to international charities, Dr. Darshan Shah, MD, FACS, of Bakersfield finds time to help the less fortunate by donating his time and talent.
As a graduate of the prestigious Mayo Clinic, the cosmetic surgeon has seen patients from all walks of life. He understands the importance of helping needy residents with disfiguring scars, birth defects, and other painful conditions. In order to better serve Bakersfield residents with no finances for reconstructive surgery, he launched Beautologie Helps in 2009.
Darshan Shah Bakersfield
Darshan Shah Bakersfield's Background
Darshan Shah Bakersfield's Experience
MD at Beautologie Medical Group, Inc.
Darshan Shah Bakersfield's Education
University of Missouri at Kansas City
Bachelors of Science
Activities: Dr. Shah has authored many articles that have been published in various academic surgical journals and has educated medical students and residents about the latest advances in breast reconstruction and plastic surgery. He also started his own surgical education website. Throughout his career and training, he has performed more than 8,000 surgical procedures, and his exceptional surgical skill has earned him the title of Bakersfield's Best / Favorite 7 years in a row.
Darshan Shah Bakersfield's Interests & Activities
Dr. Darshan Shah of Bakersfield graduated with a Bachelors of Science in biology from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, where he also began his medical education in their prestigious BS-MD combined program. The program, reserved for the highest-achieving high school students from across the country, is an intensive medical and surgical skills education program which lasts for six years. Dr. Shah graduated from the program at the top of his class.
Dr. Shah went on to train at the Kern Medical Center in Bakersfield as part of a surgical training program at the University of California, San Diego. There, he performed general surgery, heart surgery, and trauma surgery and received his Board Certification in General Surgery. During his training, he specialized in breast cancer and breast cancer surgery. His exceptional surgical abilities earned him the prestigious Helfert award, which is given to the most accomplished surgical chief resident.
Dr. Shah also received rigorous training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the prestigious Mayo Clinic, consistently ranked as one of the top three hospitals in the United States by the US News & World Report. His achievements at the Mayo Clinic helped him to refine his skills in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.