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Santa Barbara, CA 93105


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Beverly Hills, CA 90212


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About Oculoplastic Surgeon Dr. Taban | TabanMD

About Dr. Taban

Dr.Mehryar (Ray) Taban grew up in the Los Angeles area. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from UCLA and medical school at UC-Irvine, he moved to world renowned Cleveland Clinic for ophthalmology residency, where he was selected Chief Resident. Dr. Taban then moved back to Los Angeles for a 2-year oculofacial cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery fellowship at the prestigious Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA.  He then pursued further fellowship training in rhinoplasty and cosmetic facial surgery under Dr. Ronald Strahan in Santa Monica, CA.

Dr.Mehryar (Ray) Taban is one of the few board certified surgeons who is a member of the American Society of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS), diplomat of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS), and certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).  Dr. Taban specializes in eyelid and facial surgery. He uses the latest technology in surgery, including minimal incision techniques, to provide quicker recovery times and natural outcomes.

Dr. Taban has authored numerous scientific articles and textbook chapters.  He has been invited to speak at many national and international meetings. He has also received  numerous awards and honors, including the prestigious Alpha Omega Honor (AΩA) and 2009 recipient of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Webster Paper Award. He maintains a growing practice in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara.

Dr. Taban was the instructor at the annual UCLA Eyelid Aesthetic Rejuvenation Course on July 19 - 20, where physicians/surgeons from around the country came to learn advanced oculoplastic techniques. The course included both cadaver dissection portion and lecture/didactic day. 

To learn more about Dr. Taban and the surgical procedures offered, watch the video below and contact us today for more information and to schedule an initial consultation. 


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Present Appointments

Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA-Jules Stein Eye Institute, Division of OrbitoFacial Surgery
Los Angeles, CA


Private Practice
Santa Barbara, CA


Private Practice
Beverly Hills, CA

Hospital Affiliations

UCLA-Reagan
Medical Center

Cottage Hospital
Santa Barbara

Cedars-Sinai
Medical Center