Tanuj Nakra, MD, FACS
TOC Eye and Face, Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin, TX

Tanuj Nakra, MD, FACS is a triple board-certified facial cosmetic & oculoplastic surgeon. Born in London, UK, Dr. Nakra was educated at Washington University in St. Louis, Rush Medical College in Chicago, and UCLA. After residency and fellowship training at UCLA, he served on their faculty and built private practices in Beverly Hills and Santa Barbara. He moved to Austin in 2008 to join TOC Eye and Face. He has been a recognized Top Doctor by Austin Monthly, Texas Monthly, Castle Connolly, and Who’s Who in Medicine annually since 2011. Dr. Nakra is a faculty member of the Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin and is an AACS Facial Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship Program Director. He also a preceptor for an ASOPRS Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Fellowship. He has been an invited keynote speaker at major conferences around the world, including USA, Colombia, Australia, New Zealand, India, and Israel. Dr. Nakra has authored over 55 peer-reviewed articles and has led multiple grant-supported research projects in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. He has served on the Executive Committee of the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery, and as a Board Member of the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation. Dr. Nakra channeled his facial aesthetic expertise into co-founding AVYA, a skincare line that blends advanced science with Ayurvedic medicine. He also co-founded Global Cosmetic Surgery, an international webinar platform that educates thousands of doctors each year in facial aesthetics.

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In this practical presentation, we will review pertinent anatomy, and explore modern, effective techniques for effacing lower eyelid-midface aging contour deformities with fat transposition nuances and fat grafting techniques. We will review potential complications as well as pearls for optimizing results.