Meet Dr. Samir Pancholi

Dr. Samir Pancholi is fellowship-trained in cosmetic surgery and certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. After graduating from medical school, Dr. Pancholi completed a surgical internship at Ohio University and then spent 5 years training at Michigan State University in general surgery and then head, neck and facial plastic surgery training programs. In 2006, he completed an advanced, one year accredited American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery cosmetic surgery fellowship training program.

Dr. Pancholi is the immediate past president of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. American Board of Cosmetic Surgery certification is an honor reserved only for those who have met rigorous requirements for training and peer review and who specialize exclusively in cosmetic surgery. He has also been appointed by the governor of Nevada to serve as a board member on the Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine. In addition, he is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

Dr. Pancholi came to Las Vegas to take over the practice of well-known and long time local plastic surgeon, Dr. William Canada. While expanding his boutique cosmetic surgery practice, where patients feel cared for as individuals and not a number, he has continued to care for and serve Dr. Canada’s patients.

Dr. Pancholi’s surgical skill, artistic talent, and reputation for providing exceptional patient care extends beyond the Las Vegas community. Patients regularly travel from Los Angeles, Phoenix and throughout the U.S. to have their procedures with him. As these men and women represent a growing segment of Dr. Pancholi’s practice, he has developed a unique consultation process for out of town patients and maintains close communications with his patients to ensure their safety & well-being before, during, and after surgery. View Dr. Pancholi’s Guide for Out of Town Patients »

A Cosmetic Surgery Specialist

Dr. Pancholi has trained specifically in and exclusively practices cosmetic surgery. With an artistic approach, he has developed a focus in breast augmentation and breast implant revision surgery. As one of the fastest growing cosmetic surgery practices in Las Vegas, Dr. Pancholi is highly respected by his peers and considered a leading expert in cosmetic surgical procedures of the face and body. Dr. Pancholi is a diplomate of the following:

  • American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Osteopathic Board of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
  • National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners

The Highest Standards in Patient Safety

Dr. Pancholi insists on providing the highest standard in skilled care and safety to his patients. He believes safety is the number one priority for his patients and has therefore chosen to do all of his surgery in fully accredited surgical facilities that have met or surpassed the highest city, state and national standards of compliance.

He works only with board certified MD/DO anesthesiologists who have the highest level of training to administer anesthesia. This means Dr. Pancholi is able to focus completely on performing surgery while your anesthesiologist monitors your breathing, heart rate and blood pressure, giving you the highest possible level of safety and care.

Although complications are unlikely, you want to know that your doctor can care for you in a hospital setting if needed. To ensure that you get the highest level of safety, Dr. Pancholi has both hospital admitting and surgical privileges for all of his cosmetic surgery procedures at Spring Valley Hospital in Las Vegas.

A Commitment to Surgical Artistry

Dr. Pancholi’s expertise, skilled artistry and open communication will help release your true beauty with treatment plans designed to achieve the best, most natural result. He specializes in artistic natural cosmetic surgery with minimal downtime and minimal scarring using the latest technology available. Many of the procedures he performs include: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lifts and Reductions, VASER Liposculpture, Tummy Tucks, Brazilian Butt Lifts, Mommy Makeovers, Rhinoplasty, and Face lifts. He and his highly trained staff will put your mind at ease while you move forward on your journey to become your best self.

A Leader in the Cosmetic Surgery Profession

Throughout his career he has attained a number of accomplishments including publishing several articles and serving on cosmetic surgery boards and committees. He’s lectured on cosmetic surgery locally, nationally, and internationally; performed live surgery demonstrations of facial, breast, and body cosmetic procedures and taught other surgeons his techniques. In 2009, Dr. Pancholi was selected as a guest editor to review peer articles submitted to The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery. This journal publishes leading research and advances in the world of cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Pancholi was selected in 2010 as one Las Vegas’ Top 40 Under 40, honored for gaining recognition in Las Vegas as a breast implant revision specialist. In 2011, Dr. Pancholi was selected recognized as a distinguished speaker by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and also selected as a chairperson to the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. In 2014, Dr. Pancholi was featured as one of Las Vegas’ Top 3 “Best-Dressed Gents” by Luxury Las Vegas Magazine, an honor that speaks to his eye for aesthetic detail, balance and proportion.  In 2016, he has been honored to present as a keynote speaker at the World Academy of Cosmetic Surgery annual meeting in Austria.

Memberships and Associations

Dr. Pancholi is a speaker, educator, and surgeon dedicated to Cosmetic Surgery. He holds multiple leadership positions throughout the Cosmetic Surgery community:

  • Past President and Trustee, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Governor Appointed Board Member, Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Osteopathic Board of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology
  • Fellow, American Osteopathic College of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Osteopathic College of Otolaryngology
  • Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow, Federation of State Medical Boards
  • Fellow, American Association of Osteopathic Examiners
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, American Osteopathic Association