DR. A. YASHAR TASHAKKOR
MD, MASC, FRCPC, ABIM, ABOM
Dr. Tashakkor is an expert in non-surgical, minimally invasive techniques for facial enhancement. He has a meticulous natural eye for beauty and aims for long lasting results with minimal down time. He also has interests in facial contouring using a unique multi-modality combination of Dermal Fillers, Neurotoxins, and Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP). Pivotal to his success is a patient-centered practice; during a consultation, he engages his clients in designing a tailored treatment plan in order to achieve an exceptional cosmetic outcome.
Dr. Tashakkor is an Aesthetic and Internal Medicine expert. He is an award-winning author and has published more than 30 scientific articles in renowned medical journals including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery, and Annals of Plastic Surgery. He is a recipient of the Canadian Millennium Excellence Award. Alongside his cosmetic practice, Dr. Tashakkor is an attending Internal Medicine and community Intensive Care consultant.
Dr. Tashakkor obtained his Medical Degree from UBC. His passion for lifelong learning led him to pursue a Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering. An advanced engineering training has provided Dr. Tashakkor with an in-depth technical understanding of medical devices which empowers him to educate his clients on the safest and most effective combination of therapies needed to achieve their desired results.
As a sculptor, Dr. Tashakkor has an avid interest in art and holds a private contemporary and modern collection.
- Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Canada
- American Board of Internal Medicine
- American Board of Obesity Medicine
- American College of Physicians
- Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society