Meet Dr. Shoib Myint
An innovating surgeon, author, and academic, Dr. Myint is a fellowship trained Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is renowned among his peers as well as his patients for his surgical artistry. He is Board Certified and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Myint is actively involved in teaching residents, students, fellows and other doctors from around the world in the field of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery. After attending Columbia University in New York City and receiving his medical degree from Nova University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Miami, Dr. Myint began his internship training in Michigan in 1991.
He completed his Ophthalmology residency program at Henry Ford-Bicounty Hospital in Detroit where he was the highest scoring resident in the country according to the OKAP score. At this time, Dr. Myint developed a passion for microsurgery, which led him to apply and get accepted to one of the most prestigious fellowships in the country in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Providence and William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan.
Dr. Myint is a protégée of Dr. Frank Nesi, a pioneer in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Because Oculofacial Plastic Surgery is such a highly subspecialized discipline within plastic surgery, there are only a few hundred fellowships trained physicians around the world. Early in his career, Dr. Myint became the Co-Director of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery and Orbital Diseases at William Beaumont Hospital training ASOPRS (American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery) fellows.
Dr. Myint was a visiting Professor of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery at Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University, Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Michigan State University, and Visiting Professor of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Oviedo, Spain where he taught surgeons in Europe and continues to do so. Currently, he is an Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of Nevada School of Medicine Las Vegas and Touro University in Henderson Nevada. Dr. Myint has published five textbooks in the field of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery widely recognized as the go-to book for residents and surgeons from around the globe.
He has published many peer review articles nationally and internationally as well as written chapters in some of the leading textbooks on plastic surgery. His recent book titled Nonsurgical Periorbital Rejuvenation has been well received by his colleagues. Dr. Myint was the past president of the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and served on their foundation fundraising board to help deaf and blind children. Dr. Myint spends his time between his practices in Las Vegas and Beverly Hills.