Dr Sabrina Shah-Desai is a leading Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon based in the UK. She is internationally recognized as an expert in non-surgical and technologically advanced cosmetic treatments, being voted as one of the 100 most influential aesthetic practitioners in 2018. With over 20 years of clinical experience combining the micro-precision of eyelid surgery, with the aesthetic concepts of facial plastic surgery, Dr Shah-Desai is considered the ‘go-to’ expert by patients seeking natural-looking bespoke eyelid and facial rejuvenation.
Recognised by her peers and industry experts as a peri-orbital specialist with surgical, dermatological and aesthetic experience, she occupies a unique position globally. Her innovative effective treatments combining surgical and non-surgical modalities are based on in-depth scientific knowledge and experience of eyelid anatomy, peri-orbital skin conditions and ethnic ageing.
In her London-based boutique clinic, she not only treats a spectrum of eyelid diseases but also practices cosmetic rejuvenation treatments, ensuring the highest quality and safety standards. She has pioneered a highly effective and much sought-after tear trough filler treatment Eye-boost™ using a bi-planar technique to naturally restore the delicate periorbital area. Her special interest lies in the 3-Dimensional aesthetic restoration of the eyes, face, and neck, using surgery, ultrasound, threads, fillers, toxin and skin resurfacing to create natural harmonious results, which she calls the Perfect 360™.
As an Oculoplastic surgeon, she offers restorative eyelid surgery for common eyelid mal-positions like ptosis, ectropion, entropion, thyroid eyelid retraction, facial palsy, dry and watery eyes, eyelid lumps and eyelid cancer. She also specializes in eye socket reconstruction with orbital implants and fat grafts and blind eye removal, and injections for Blepharospasm and hemifacial spasm (facial dystonia’s that cause involuntary and repetitive facial twitching). As an Ophthalmologist, she offers advanced treatments for dry and inflamed eyes (blepharitis). She specialises in cosmetic eyelid lift surgery (blepharoplasty), scar-less droopy eyelid correction (ptosis) and revision surgical and non-surgical treatments.
Dr Shah-Desai is passionate about education and safe aesthetic treatments and founded the Oculo-Facial Aesthetic Academy (OFAA) in 2016 to improve training standards in aesthetic medicine. She is an invited speaker at international conferences and travels the world educating surgeons & aesthetic practitioners in her innovative, minimally invasive and state of the art techniques. Recent countries visited include Kuwait, Bahrain, Lebanon, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, France, Mexico, Bangkok, China, Australia and South Africa.