Dr. Roz Kamani
Family Practice & Medical Aesthetics
Passionate about understanding the balance of health and beauty of her patients, Dr. Roz Kamani has incorporated Medical Aesthetics in her established family practice since 2000. She and her team believe that every patient in her Kitsilano Skin Care Clinic should experience professional Medical Aesthetic treatments and services within an office ethic that allows Health and Beauty to come together without compromise. Dr.Roz Kamani is a member of CAAM (Canadian Association Of Aesthetic Medicine).
Leading Physician in Botox & Dermal Fillers
Dr. Roz Kamani is recognized as one of the premier Vancouver Botox® specialist, and one of the most respected and skilled physicians in this field. She has advanced training in Medical Aesthetics and the use of neuromodulators (Botox®) and Dermal Fillers, refining her skills in non-surgical face-lifts and beautification using combination therapies.
Understanding Skin Diversity and Beauty
The team at the Kitsilano Skin Care Clinic understands the impact of environment, genetics and culture towards skincare and beauty. With global perspective and experience, Dr. Roz Kamani has a unique understanding of the diversity and beauty potential of different skin types and colour, including the distinct characteristics of ethnic skin.
Dr. Roz Kamani graduated from the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg where she also completed her training in Family Medicine. Her extra training included gaining knowledge in the area of dermatology, plastic surgery and sports medicine. First in Winnipeg and later in Vancouver, she treated her own patients in the outpatients’ clinics for procedures that included excisions for biopsies, “lumps and bumps”, suturing and other lesions. Over the years, she has treated skin conditions such as Acne, Acne Rosacea, Actinic Keratosis, Psoriasis, Eczema, Pigmented Lesions and other skin conditions.
Dr. Kamani is Clinical Associate Professor,UBC. She has been honored as a Fellow to the Canadian College of Family Medicine for her contributions in medical and hospital leadership, medical and public education, advocacy for women’s health and women in medicine.
As a Physician Trainer with Vancouver Coastal Health, she has trained many physicians in learning how to incorporate Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) tools in the management of emotional health. Dr. Roz Kamani also uses these tools in the patient-doctor visit in her practice. These include meditation, stress management and relaxation techniques in the management of mood and emotional health.
Due to her extensive involvement in medical leadership and education, she is a sought after speaker on various health topics and currently, acts as a resource, Afghan Refugees.
Dr. Roz Kamani believes in giving back to the community. In 2009, she launched a Walking Club for Seniors for the Self Management of their Health and Well-being, including Cardiovascular Health & Mental Health. She continues to volunteer her time to support this active group. At least four other similar clubs have formed since.
ADDITIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS AND CONTRIBUTIONS:
- Certificant of the Physician Management Institute (levels I – IV)
- Graduate SFU Physician Health Executive Program
- Mentor at UBC Mentor Program
- Member, Medical Advisory Council, Providence Health Authority
- President Federation of Medical Women of Canada
- Columnist at the Vancouver Sun “ Med File” and BCMA News
- Member, Special Advisory Council to the Ministry of Government Management and Women Nominee, YWCA Women of Distinction Awards
- Member, National Ismaili Council for Canada
Shindy assists Dr. Roz Kamani at her Vancouver skin-care clinic, ensuring each client’s visit is a comfortable and pleasant experience. She is responsible for coordinating appointments and office flow.
Shindy combines extensive experience in Office Management with a unique interest in the cosmetic industry. She plays a vital role in preparing patients for procedures, maintaining important medical records, billing and more. As part of a fast-paced office, Shindy is an adaptable and flexible problem solver who works hard to deliver great experiences every day.