Dr. Mo Zakhireh completed his General Surgery training at UCLA Harbor in 1998. He went on to complete his Fellowship in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Utah in 2000. He was asked to stay on faculty and teach at the University of Utah. He left academic medicine in 2005 and moved to his private practice in Palm Desert, California. Dr Zakhireh has dedicated his 25 year career to excellence, and service in health care for his patients and his community. He carries this honor with humility and pride.