Facial Plastic Surgery
Education & Training:
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine (Los Angeles, CA)
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery:
University of California Davis Medical Center (Sacramento, CA)
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery:
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, TN)
Double Board Certified
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eligible
American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Conditions We Treat:
Forehead Lift, Eyebrow Lift
Buccal Fat Removal
Genioplasty / Mentoplasty
Otoplasty & correction of prominent ear
Facial Balancing and Enhancing
Permanent Lip Augmentation
Medical Hair Restoration
Facial Fat Grafting
Facial Enhancement with fat obtained from other parts of the body
Head, Face, & Neck Reconstruction
Transfer of tissue from the head and neck and chest region to the face, head or neck region to reconstruct a defect.
Moh’s/Skin Defect Reconstruction
Local tissue rearrangements and reconstruction of skin defects with skin flaps from adjacent areas
Skin grafting (Transferring skin only from other parts of the body to reconstruct defects)
Tissue and Skin Expanders
Expansion of skin, hair baring scalp or soft tissue with external or implantable devices to cover scars, bald areas, or wounds.
Facial Reanimation Surgery
Functional Muscle transfer
Realignment of facial muscles that are innervated to replace denervated facial muscles to achieve facial function
Free Flap Muscle Transfer
Using microsurgery to transplant a muscle from the thigh with its nerve to replace denervated facial muscles.
Cross-facial nerve graft re-innervation
Re-innervating the facial muscles from the functioning nerves of the other side of the face.
Correction of synkinesis “cross wiring” that occur safter Bell’s palsy or other reversible forms of facial paralysis.
Facial Trauma Surgery
Scar & Lesions Surgery
Excision of Malignant Skin Lesions
Scar contracture release surgery
Skin & Face Minimally Invasive Rejuvenation
Botox®, Dysport®, Xeomin®, Jeuveau®
Minimally Invasive Procedure
Minimally Invasive Procedures
Minimally Invasive Procedure
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
Microneedling – SkinPen (R)
Dr. Raj Dedhia is a FACIAL PLASTIC SURGEON and current CHIEF OF FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and performs comprehensive cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries of the face, nose, eyelids, head and neck. He is a DOUBLE BOARD-CERTIFIED FACIAL PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGEON.
Dr. Dedhia is dedicated to helping patients look and feel their best and has built his practice on the pillars of patient care and excellence. Dr. Dedhia’s cosmetic surgery focuses on obtaining natural and long-lasting results. Dr. Dedhia believes each person is unique and provides a personalized treatment plan during each consultation.
Dr. Dedhia is originally from Northern California. After graduating summa cum laude from University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Bioengineering, he obtained his medical degree at the University of Southern California. There, Dr. Dedhia was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and graduated with Highest Distinction. He then pursued a rigorous five-year Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of California Davis.
Following residency, Dr. Dedhia was selected for a highly competitive and coveted fellowship within the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. During fellowship at Vanderbilt University, he received extensive experience in advanced facial plastic surgery, including deep plane facelift, rhinoplasty, browlift, minimally invasive and non-invasive facial rejuvenation, hair restoration, facial reanimation for facial paralysis, Moh’s/skin cancer reconstruction and facial trauma.
Dr. Dedhia is actively involved in research and is the author of over 25 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters. He additionally has given over 30 institutional lectures and scientific meeting presentations. Dr. Dedhia is also involved with global health endeavors and has recently participated in medical mission and education trips to Philippines and Cambodia.
World Class Treatment
Success Story: Dr. Dedhia’s Stunning Facelift Results
Success Story: Dr. Raj Dedhia’s Recent Otoplasty
Ask a Doctor: Deviated Septum
Success Story: Dr. Dedhia’s Revision Rhinoplasty
Dream Team Profile: Raj Dedhia, M.D.
In Your Hometown
East Memphis Location:
Cresthaven UCH Otolaryngology
1068 Cresthaven Road Suite 250
Memphis, TN 38119 | Directions
Phone: 901-866-8384 | See More