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 andis 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 fellowship 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 Recontructive 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
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 DzNonsurgical Periorbital Rejuvenationdz
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.