Omar Ahmed, M.D.

Meet Dr. Ahmed

PractitionerDr. Omar Ahmed is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgical specialist and owner of Omar Ahmed, M.D., a comprehensive plastic surgery practice in Pasadena, CA. He is extensively trained and skilled at his craft with more than 21 years of experience and unique expertise in both cosmetic surgery, as well as reconstructive hand surgery to treat hand conditions and traumatic injuries. With Dr. Ahmed, patients can trust that they are in excellent hands as he is known for his detailed technique, compassionate demeanor, and an open and honest approach to surgery and care. He consistently goes above and beyond to provide high-quality care and help his patients make the best possible recoveries. Dr. Ahmed is proud to be a member of both the American Society of Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Hand Surgery.

Specialties and Expertise

Dr. Ahmed performs specialized hand surgery to delicately treat many different hand conditions and traumas. He is distinctly experienced in treating complex cases, as well as secondary reconstruction procedures. In addition, Dr. Ahmed performs many different cosmetic surgeries to create beautiful aesthetic outcomes for the face, body, and breasts. Some of his most popular procedures include facelift, neck lift, breast augmentation, and breast lift. For patients who are looking to shape their aesthetic, liposuction, tummy tuck, and gynecomastia surgery are among some of the body contouring surgeries available.

Education and Training

Dr. Ahmed is an Orange County native who earned his undergraduate degree at the University of California, Los Angeles, followed by completing medical school in 1999 at Baqui Medical University in Pakistan. After that, he returned to the U.S. to complete his internship in general surgery at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, TN, followed by a general surgery residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso, TX. In 2006, he went on to expand his training with a fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at Kleinert Institute in Louisville, KY, followed by gaining additional training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Medical College of Georgia from 2008 – 2010.

Dr. Ahmed is currently on staff at Premiere Plastic Surgery in Pasadena, CA. He also works out of Sono Bello where he performs liposuction, mini tummy tucks, and gynecomastia surgery. From 2019 – 2020, he worked as a cosmetic surgeon at Pacific Liposculpture in San Diego, CA. Dr. Ahmed is presently affiliated with Huntington Memorial Hospital, Methodist Hospital of Southern California, Foothill Presbyterian Hospital, San Gabriel Valley Medical Center, and Pasadena Advanced Surgery Institute.

Personal Life

Dr. Ahmed is married with three children. He has lived in several different countries and speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Urdu. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, soccer, and volleyball, in addition to weight lifting, traveling, and reading. He also volunteers his time and medical talents to serve underprivileged individuals in the community.


"I’m in healthcare and chose Dr. Ahmed based on a friend’s recommendation. Dr. Ahmed is knowledgeable, professional and most importantly caring which is rare to see in physicians these days. I had 2 cosmetic procedures performed and my expectations were exceeded. "



"Highly recommend!!! From consultation to surgery day and now 3 months post op, I have nothing but great things to say about Dr. Ahmed and his staff at his Pasadena office. My procedures included a breast reduction/lift and tummy tuck! Wow! Wow! Wow is everyone’s reaction to me and that is my own reaction to my reflection in the mirror. You can trust that Dr. Ahmed will do good by you and you will get the results you want. I spoke to a few patients in the waiting room and they all felt how I did! Thank you Dr. Ahmed!"



"Had a broken wrist from a Gun shot womb, bullet was inside my wrist, plus was broken. He did a great job. thanks for the great work 👍 and coming to the hospital ER to to help me."



"Dr. Ahmed is someone I cannot say enough nice things about or extend enough gratitude . I had a breast lift and lipo and my shape and breasts exceed my expectations! I went to Sonobello and he and his nurse agreed that a mini tummy tuck would not give me the results I wanted. I wanted a flat stomach and small perky breasts. I came to Dr. Ahmed’s private practice In Pasadena and his staff is incredibly caring. The first time I took off my faja it looked like a miracle/magic had been performed! It was shocking!! I am 6 wks out and all I can say is don’t wait if you are considering this procedure. I cannot imagine a surgeon being more competent or talented than Dr. Ahmed! He will follow through on his promises."



"Lipo360/TT and I’m a new woman!! This Doc knows what he is doin!! He was so honest and easy to talk to. I showed him inspo pics, and let me tell you! He understood the assignment!!! If you a thicc gurl, he will snatch that waist! I look like I got a BBL! "



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