Achievements

2017:Mrs. Shah-Desai is nominated finalist for “Medical Aesthetic practitioner of the year” My Face My Body Awards

2017: Mrs. Shah-Desai training academy OFAA is nominated finalist for Aesthetic Award 2017 as “Best independent training provider”

2016: Mrs. Shah-Desai won “Highly Commended Diamond Award” as a surgeon dedicated to supporting safety in beauty”

Mrs. Sabrina Shah-Desai (MS, FRCS) is a London based Aesthetic Oculoplastic Surgeon well known for bespoke non-surgical facial treatments and “scar-less”eyelid surgery.

She specializes in eyelid lifts (blepharoplasty & pre trichial brow lifts), scar less droopy eyelid correction (ptosis) & revision cosmetic eyelid surgery.

She is highly experienced in non-surgical aesthetic facial rejuvenating treatments with Botulinum toxin, Dermal fillers and skin tightening treatments. She has developed

“EyeBoost ™” an innovative treatment for under eye hollows and dark circles and

“Perfect 360 ™” using combination therapies to achieve non -surgical facial rejuvenation.

As an Ophthalmologist she offers advanced treatments for dry eyes & blepharitis.

As an Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive surgeon, with 2 decades of experience in the management of eyelid malposition’s (congenital or secondary to aging & trauma), eyelid and facial lumps, high risk skin cancers, watery eyes & tear duct surgery, thyroid eye disease, restorative eyelid surgery post facial palsy, blind eye removal & rehabilitative eye socket surgery to include orbital implants & fat grafts, she is one of a select group of international “go-to” experts in Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgery.

From 2003 to 2010 she was Adnexal Associate Specialist at Moorfields Eye Hospital, where she gained further specialist experience in the management of thyroid eye disease, skin cancer & Mohs & facial dystonias like blepharospasm and hemifacial spasm.

From 2010 to 2015, she headed the division of Oculoplastic surgery and offered a comprehensive eyelid & lacrimal service for children & adults at BHRUT NHS trust, Greater London. In 2012-2013 she set up a Loco- regional Mohs Micrographic Service in Essex and received a Clinical excellence award by her NHS trust for her contributions in improving patient care and ensuring NHS patients had local access to a NICE recommended treatment for skin cancer.

After 2 decades of NHS service, Sabrina set up her private practice in Harley Street, London in 2015.

She is a keen educator and started the Oculo-Facial Aesthetic Academy in 2016, which runs dermal filler cadaver training courses for surgeons, dentists and aesthetic nurses.

She is frequently invited to lecture at national & international meetings and regularly publishes in peer reviewed medical journals & textbooks.

In 2010, She received an accolade by her peers, winning Best Oral Presentation at BOPSS for her scientific paper describing her innovative technique of restorative eyelid lowering surgery for thyroid eye diseas

Training

Sabrina undertook fellowship training in Cornea & Oculoplastics at the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead (’96-‘97), Oculoplastics at Salisbury & Southampton Eye Units (‘98) and in Eyelid & Facial Aesthetic Surgery in the Craniofacial unit at The Chelsea & Westminster Hospital (2009).

She has undertaken Oculoplastic fellowship training at the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital (2000-2001) & subsequently worked in their prestigious Adnexal unit for a period of 7 years, where she helped train budding oculoplastic surgeons.