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Dr. Kian Eftekhari, a nationally recognized Oculoplastic Surgeon with offices in Salt Lake City, Draper, and Heber City, Utah, welcomes patients from afar seeking his expertise in oculoplastic surgery.

Salt Lake City is a dynamic, vibrant city offering a beautiful place to recover after your surgery surrounded by majestic mountains. Ask Dr. Eftekhari’s team for our favorite places to eat, hiking spots, and ways to restore yourself after your procedure.

Patients have traveled to see Dr. Eftekhari from New York, California, Hawaii, Arizona, New Mexico, and many other surrounding states. Patients trust Dr. Eftekhari for his exceptional surgical skills, personalized patient care, and commitment to employing advanced techniques for optimal results. If you’re considering traveling for your oculoplastic surgery needs, rest assured that Dr. Eftekhari and his team are dedicated to ensuring a seamless and rewarding experience for out-of-town patients.

  1. Step 1 – Contact Us or Email Your Request and Pictures
    To initiate the process, please reach out to us via email at Include information about what procedure you are considering along with the following photos: Front-facing with and without flash, right side profile, left side profile, right ¾ view, left ¾ view. See Dr. Eftekhari’s videos explaining the 6 key photos for his practice here and here . All images are treated with utmost confidentiality and should be captured against a solid backdrop.
  2. Step 2 – Virtual Consultation
    Dr. Eftekhari will review your case to determine candidacy for the desired procedures. A virtual consultation will be arranged. Subsequently, our office will contact you to discuss pre-operative preparations, financial considerations, recovery expectations, accommodation options, and address any inquiries you may have regarding the procedure(s).
  3. Step 3 – Scheduling and Planning Around Your Procedure
    Upon confirmation of your decision to proceed, a deposit will be required to secure your surgery date. The remaining balance is due three weeks before your scheduled procedure. Out-of-town patients are advised to arrive in the vicinity at least 1 day prior to surgery to finalize the surgical plan. Depending on the procedure, patients typically stay in the area for 5-6 days, but that is not always strictly necessary.

Salt Lake City International Airport serves as the nearest airport to our offices and surgical facilities.

To be Scheduled with Dr. Eftekhari’S Office

  • Virtual Consultation – Submission of required photos
  • Surgery in Salt Lake City – Scheduled as per availability
  • Pre-op Appointment – Arranged day before or day of surgery
  • Post-op Appointment – Scheduled as needed


Salt Lake City Office
22 S 900 E
Salt Lake City, UT

Day of Surgery/Night Nurse Care

  • On the eve of your surgery, our team will contact you to confirm the scheduled arrival time at the surgical facility.
  • Patients may utilize ride-sharing services like Uber or Lyft for transportation to the facility. However, arrangements must be made for someone to accompany and assist them post-surgery for the initial 12-hour period, as per legal requirements.
  • Upon completion of the surgery, the facility will notify designated contacts regarding the patient’s readiness for discharge and estimated pick-up time.
  • Patients have the option to arrange for family members, friends, or third-party night nursing services, which can be coordinated with our patient care team in advance.
  • Additional services such as private transportation can also be arranged through our office for added convenience.

Post-Operative Recovery

  • In the days following your procedure, Dr. Eftekhari and his staff will provide comprehensive post-operative care.
  • For those requiring assistance during recovery, our office can help arrange for nursing care at your place of stay.
  • In the event of any post-operative concerns upon returning home, we will facilitate referrals to trusted local physicians for further evaluation and follow-up care.
  • We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to assist you on your journey to achieving your desired aesthetic goals.

Salt Lake City has great accommodation options in the Salt Lake or Park City areas.

The Grand America Hotel

Address: 555 Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

This renowned hotel offers elegant accommodations, fine dining, a full-service spa, indoor and outdoor pools, and beautiful surroundings.

The Grand America Hotel

The Little America Hotel

Address: 500 Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Known for its classic charm and excellent hospitality, The Little America Hotel features spacious rooms, upscale dining options, a fitness center, and well-appointed amenities.

The Little America Hotel

The St. Regis Deer Valley

Address: 2300 Deer Valley Dr E,
Park City, UT 84060

Idyllically situated on the fabled ski runs of Deer Valley Resort, The St. Regis Deer Valley nestles on 12 slope-side acres with perpetually unobstructed views of the Wasatch and Uinta Mountains.

The St. Regis Deer Valley

Having lived in food meccas like Philadelphia and San Francisco, Dr. Eftekhari is a big foodie. See below for some of his favorite food recommendations here:

Fine Dining:

  • Table X – Wonderful restaurant with a fixed menu in a beautiful space. Also known for their fresh bread
  • 501 on Main – One of Park City’s best places to eat.


  • Frankie & Essl’s – Possibly the best breakfast sandwich you’ll ever have.
  • Tulie Bakery – Best bakery in Salt Lake, in the heart of the city.
  • Caputo’s Market – Excellent classic Italian deli
  • Red Iguana 2 – Near the airport, a Salt Lake classic. Their second restaurant offering has a beautiful patio, and they are know for their wide variety of mole dishes.
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Eyelid Center of Utah

Salt Lake City

22 S 900 E
Salt Lake City UT 84102


756 E 12200 S
Draper UT 84020

Heber City

1716 North Highway 40, Suite 100
Heber City UT 84032