When it comes to any type of surgery that involves something as vital to daily life as your hearing, it is important that you see a highly qualified surgeon for optimal results. At the Ear Surgery Center of Excellence, our doctors are among the very best in their field of medicine.

Our Beverly Hills ear surgeons have attended some of the top medical schools in the country. Most of them are published authors who have written textbooks about the field, lectured around the world, and are looked at as surgeons that are advancing the field of medicine. They have also been featured in multiple media outlets such as Discovery Health, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Doctors, The New York Times, People, Entertainment Tonight, The Insider, CNN, ABC News, Fox 11 News, and ELLE magazine and more.

Medical Director

Carlo Honrado, MD, FACS

Dr. Carlo P. HonradoDr. Carlo P. Honrado is double board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ABFPRS) and the American Board of Otolaryngology (ABOTO). Dr. Honrado specializes in facial aesthetic surgery, including the treatment of microtia and other facial deformities.

After attending the renowned Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Honrado earned his medical degree from the State University of New York, Health and Science Center in Brooklyn. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital and continued on to fellowship training in facial plastic surgery at the prestigious University of Washington in Seattle. Over many years of practice, Dr. Honrado has published over 20 articles and book chapters and is a frequent speaker at conferences both nationally and internationally. He also has his own private practice.

Plastic Surgeons

Dr. Babak AzizzadehBabak Azizzadeh, MD, FACS

Babak Azizzadeh, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Harvard-trained Facial Plastic Surgeon that specializes exclusively in the cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, eyes, and nose. His expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery has made him one of the most sought-after surgeons in the country. He also has his own practice specializing in facial plastic surgery.





Guy Massry, MD

Dr. Guy G. Massry is a specialist in cosmetic surgery on the eyelids, forehead, and middle face. In addition to performing first-time surgeries, he also is an expert is repairing problems resulting from previous cosmetic surgery. He practices medicine in Beverly Hills, California where he has built a reputation-among both patients and fellow physicians-as “Dr. Fix-It.” He also has his own practice in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.



dr-tabanMehryar (Ray) Taban, MD, FACS

Dr. Mehryar (Ray) Taban specializes in eyelid and facial surgery and is one of the few oculoplastic surgeons to be double board certified. He uses the latest technology in surgery, including minimal incision techniques, to provide quicker recovery times and natural outcomes. In addition to having his own oculoplastic surgery practice, Dr. Taban has authored numerous scientific articles and textbook chapters and has been invited to speak at many national and international meetings.



dr-larianBabak Larian, MD, FACS

Dr. Larian is a board certified head and neck surgeon with a unique knowledge in conditions relating to the ear, nose, and throat. As a pioneer of Targeted Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, also known as TESS surgery, Babak Larian is a world-renowned sinus expert who understands the importance of treating patients with the most advanced minimally invasive surgery techniques possible.Dr. Larian currently holds the prestigious title of Chief of Head & Neck Surgery at the highly regarded Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.


dr-zadehMani Zadeh, MD, FACS

Dr. Zadeh provides an unparalleled quality of care and is regarded by his patients and peers as a leader in the field of Otolaryngology. Otolaryngology focuses on the treatment of diseases of the head and neck region, but Dr. Zadeh’s specialty is in conditions of the nasal passages and sinuses. In addition to being the medical director at the Revision Sinus Center of Excellence, Dr. Zadeh also has his own private practice.



dr-babajanianMichel Babajanian, MD, FACS

In addition to general Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat), Dr. Babajanian has special interest and expertise in treatment of benign and malignant tumors of head and neck, including all tumors of the thyroid and parathyroid glands as well as the salivary glands, cervical lymph node enlargements and other cystic and solid tumors of the face and neck. He also has his own otolaryngologist practice.



vanessa_rothholtzVanessa S. Rothholtz, MD

Dr. Vanessa S. Rothholtz is a board-certified Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, the American Medical Association and the Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. While acquiring her medical degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago, Dr. Rothholtz received the Dr. C.M. Craig Research Fellowship at the University of Illinois and was a McDonnell-Pew Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience Scholar at Oxford University where she studied sound localization.



Contact the Doctors from the Center of Excellence

While most of our patients undergo ear surgery at our outpatient surgery center, you can also opt to have your procedure at Cedars Sinai Medical Center. To learn more about Cedars Sinai microtia treatment or other Cedars Sinai ear surgery procedures, please contact us today. Our Los Angeles outpatient center can be reached at (888) 281-8537, or you can fill out our website contact form and a member of our staff will be in touch with you shortly. We look forward to hearing from you!

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