About me

Board-certified otolaryngologist and board-eligible facial plastic surgeon


Dr. Payam Daneshrad is a board-certified otolaryngologist, commonly referred to as an ENT, and a board-eligible facial plastic surgeon. Having graduated with the highest honors from the University of California, Berkeley and the Tulane University School of Medicine, he received his medical training from the University of Southern California.



• Rhinoplasty • Revision Rhinoplasty • Nasal Fracture • Nasal Deformity • Nasal Valve Stenosis


• Eyelid Surgery • Facelift

Currently, Dr. Daneshrad serves as an associate clinical professor at USC. He is also the Otolaryngologist and Facial Plastic Surgeon for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association and for the Loyola Marymount University Athletic Department.

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Dr. Daneshrad has been published in various medical journals and can be found discussing his philosophy and techniques on both radio and television. His practice focuses on all aspects of adult and pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. His goal is, first and foremost, to use the most effective treatments possible while minimizing surgical pain and the downtime required for recovery. As such, Dr. Daneshrad specializes in packing-less nasal surgery, minimally invasive sinus surgery, with the use of stereotactic techniques, and snoring treatment. Dr. Daneshrad also uses the newest surgical ENT techniques for tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, thyroidectomy, and parathyroidectomy.

Having trained with the best surgeons in the world, Dr. Daneshrad specialized in creating a natural, youthful look by using the latest innovations in aesthetic medicine.

 Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley
 Medical: MD, Tulane University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Southern California

 Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery