Dr. John Nia is a fellowship trained practicing dermatologic and cosmetic surgeon. His training background is a unique blend of 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 at Clinic 5C under Dr. Cameron Chesnut. His fellowship featured an integration of facial plastic surgery, oculoplastic surgery, and dermatologic surgery. Through this integration, Dr. John 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. Nia has a particular interest in cosmetic blepharoplasty, laser resurfacing, and regenerative medicine through the use of adipocyte derived stem cells.