Dr. John Nia is a fellowship-trained practicing dermatologic and cosmetic surgeon. His training background is a unique blend of clinical research rigorous medical and surgical training in cutaneous oncology, facial and oculoplastic surgery.
A native New Yorker, Dr. Nia graduated with honors from an accelerated 7- year program at the City University of New York where he combined undergraduate studies with his medical degree. He continued his training as an intern at Lenox Hill Hospital before completing his dermatology residency at Mount Sinai, where he was selected as chief resident.
He was fellowship-trained in cosmetic surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, laser surgery, and Mohs micrographic surgery at Clinic 5C under Dr. Cameron Chesnut. His fellowship featured a rigorous integration of facial plastic surgery, oculoplastic surgery, and dermatologic surgery. Through this integration, Dr. Nia has become a well-rounded and facial reconstructive and cosmetic surgeon with an expertise in medical and surgical skin cancer treatment, plastic reconstruction, cosmetic surgery, as well as laser and aesthetic dermatology.
Outside of managing and treating skin cancer, Dr. John Nia has a particular interest in cosmetic blepharoplasty, laser resurfacing, and regenerative medicine through the use of adipocyte derived stem cells.