External vs. Internal Validation: Self Care

From the Show: Rewired Radio
Summary: What role can cosmetic surgery play in self care?
Air Date: 9/24/15
Duration: 10 Minutes
Guest Bio: Sheila Nazarian, MD
Optimized-SHEILA-179Dr. Sheila Nazarian is a board ­certified, Beverly Hills plastic surgeon trained in cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery, hand and burns surgery. Her top-notch education, experience, commitment and dedication in the field of plastic surgery and to her patients have earned her an excellent reputation.

She attended Columbia University in New York and graduated with a BA in economics with a premedical concentration. From there, she matriculated into Yeshiva University’s Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She then matched into a combined plastic surgery residency at the University of Southern California.

Dr. Nazarian earned a Masters in Medical Management (MMM) at USC’s Marshall School of Business during her research years as well. As a result, she developed and launched an organic line of skincare products for pregnant and lactating women. As a mother of three, she felt a need for safe and luxurious skin care products for this time in a woman’s life.

Between her general surgery and plastic surgery years, she served as the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery’s Clinical Research Fellow for two years where she published multiple journal articles and presented at national meetings. She continues to serve as a mentor at USC in her work as assistant professor.

Dr. Nazarian understands that appearance and self­-confidence interplay. She enjoys improving a patient’s appearance as this often improves quality of life. Her meticulous eye for detail reflects the artistry that distinguishes. Dr. Nazarian’s work as a plastic surgeon and her commitment to achieving natural­looking outcomes that blend well with the patient’s overall facial or body proportions.
External vs. Internal Validation: Self Care
​Dr. Sheila Nazarian is a well-­known plastic surgeon who works to improve the quality of life for her patients by improving their appearance.

What role can cosmetic surgery play in self care?

Dr. Nazarian joins Erica to discuss why a key part of self-care is taking care of yourself both emotionally and physically.

Physical self care and wellness sometimes means more than regular exercise and healthy eating... it can also include making changes to your appearance to boost confidence and improve your quality of life.

Erica and Dr. Nazarian explore the intricate and often delicate relationship between physical and mental health, as well as the role of external validation in our lives.