Plastic / Reconstructive Surgery

Peter Ashjian, MD

Ashjian240 S. Jackson St., Suite 109
Glendale, CA 91205

Certification: Board certified plastic surgeon
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Ashjian specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery to enhance the lives of patients.

Following undergraduate studies at the University of CA Irvine (chemistry, magna cum laude and biology, cum laude) he earned a medical degree from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine (Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society honors). He completed a general surgery residency at NYU and Bellevue Hospital, during which he was research fellow at the University of California, LA School of Medicine. He then completed a plastic surgery residency at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine and a reconstructive microsurgery fellowship at the UCLA Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Ashjian holds memberships in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery and Armenian American Medical Society of California.


Murtaza (Mort) Rizvi, MD

Murtaza-Rizvi1500 Chevy Chase Drive, Suite 401
Glendale, CA 91206

Certification: American Board of Plastic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physician Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Rizvi earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland Medical School. He completed an internship at York Hospital, followed by residencies at the University of Maryland Medical System (general surgery) and Methodist Hospital-Houston (plastic and reconstructive surgery). Fellowships include LAC+USC Medical Center (orthopedic hand surgery) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (craniofacial and pediatric plastic surgery). He holds membership in the American Society of Plastic Surgery, American Society of Surgery of the Hand and American Association of Hand Surgery.