Open Journal of Otolaryngology and Rhinology










Mohsen Naraghi

Tehran University, Iran


Mohsen Naraghi is a double-board certified rhinologist and facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon with more than two decades of clinical practice and academic postgraduate teaching experience in rhinology and facial plastic surgery. He was ranked first among all the national graduates of medicine, was awarded the first rank in the national comprehensive medical examinations, graded first in the national board examinations in otolaryngology—head and neck surgery, and also became the fellow of the European board of otorhinolaryngology—head and neck surgery. He continued his training in facial plastic surgery and rhinology fellowship, receiving both the international and European boards for certification in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. In 2004, he was granted the most prestigious national award in recognition of contributions to surgical science. Dr. Naraghi was the winner of the international award of the American Rhinologic Society in 2005. He was also granted the international award for excellence in medical sciences in the innovation in clinical medicine in 2011. He was awarded the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Honor Award in recognition of his distinguished service on committees, scientific programs, continuing education courses and instruction courses to the Academy in 2015. He was also awarded committee excellence award for his distinguished services on the humanitarian efforts committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in 2016. Being a member of both the American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, he is also a fellow of the American Rhinology Society. In the Middle East he served one of the region’s most prestigious medical events, as the founder and president of the Middle East Congress on Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery, which is well-known as MERC. More than three hundred articles and chapters in rhinology and facial plastic surgery including eighty international papers have been published by Dr. Naraghi. He has instructed in more than sixty courses, hands-on and live surgery workshops on rhinoplasty and facial plastic surgery throughout the world including University of Texas South Western Medical Center Dallas Rhinoplasty & Cosmetic Surgery Symposia and Workshops, New York Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery, and the American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery meetings. Furthermore, Dr. Naraghi has published eighteen books in the fields of rhinology and facial plastic surgery, including a two-volume comprehensive rhinology university textbook. His other title “Facial Plastic Surgery” was awarded as the country’s best academic book of the year in 2007. Dr. Naraghi’s Personal Approach to Secondary Rhinoplasty was published as a chapter in the essential first ever global reference on revision rhinoplasty in the United States. In the last two decades, Dr. Naraghi has mentored more than two hundred residents and fellows. He has performed and supervised more than seven thousand teaching surgeries in the university hospital to dedicate state-of-the-art experiences to the new generation of surgeons. His training has touched people across the world including international surgeons and fellows.

Innovations in Rhinology and Facial Plastics; Advanced Endonasal Endoscopic Surgery; Non-Surgical Nasal Reconstruction; Non-Surgical Nasal Reconstruction; Non-Surgical Rejuvenation; Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Rhinoplasty 8. Rhinology