Soheil Simzar, MD

Dr. Soheil Simzar, M.D., a board-certified dermatologist, specializes in cosmetic and general dermatology and skin cancer surgery. He began his medical studies at Van Nuys Medical Magnet High School, graduating in the top 1%. He received his Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from University of California at Los Angeles, Doctor of Medicine at UCLA, and was a Resident Physician in Internal Medicine at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. At Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, he continued his Residency in Dermatology and was titled Dermatology Chief Resident, while also accomplishing a Preceptorship in Cosmetic and Surgical Dermatology at La Jolla Spa M.D. After his specialty training, Dr. Simzar completed a 6 month fellowship in advanced cosmetic procedures including botox, dysport, juvederm, restylane, perlane, radiesse, sculptra, sclerotherapy, scar treatments, and laser surgery.

Dr. Simzar is a clinical instructor of dermatology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and teaches medical and surgical dermatology to the dermatology residents and medical students. He was awarded UCLA’s Dean’s Honor List and received the American Society Dermatologic Surgery Preceptorship Award in 2008. Dr. Simzar is an experienced researcher, has authored in numerous prestigious medical publications, and has presented at national conferences.


  • Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow, American Society of Mohs Surgery
  • Clinical Instructor of Dermatology and Dermatological Surgery, Division of Dermatology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA


  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Medical Association

Education and Medical Training

  • Van Nuys High School Medical Magnet
  • B.S., Neuroscience with Departmental Honors, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Dean’s Honor List, UCLA
  • M.D., UCLA School of Medicine
  • Internship, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
  • Residency, Dermatology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Chief Resident, Dermatology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center