Dr. Avro graduated from medical school in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia in 1971. In 1973 he started a three-year General Surgery Residency and continued with a three-year Plastic Surgery Residency at the Department of General Surgery and Plastic Surgery Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. During his training, he also servedas an instructor in surgical anatomy of head, neck, and hand.

In 1979 Dr. Gaon moved to California in order attended a two-year Cosmetic Surgery fellowship with Dr. Bruce Connell at his Santa Ana Connell Clinic.

In 1982, Dr. Avro went into solo practice. For the first 10 years, he also served asa clinical instructor at the Department of Plastic Surgery of the University of Irvine in California. Since then, he exclusively dedicated all his time to achieve mastery andjudgment in the field of cosmetic surgery in order to apply it to the numerous private practice patients.Dr. Avro’s commitment to his practice is reflected in his patients’ loyalty. In many instances, he has performed cosmetic surgery on three generations of the same family. Dr. Avro has been practicing medicine in the community for more than 38 years, and his skills and dedication have resulted in an unprecedented and unblemished surgical safety record. At present, Dr. Avro is practicing in Newport Beach, CA at Gaon PlasticSurgery with his son, Dr. Mark Gaon.

The doctors would like to mention here the name of late Professor Doctor Jacob Gaon, who inspired both. He was a world renown medical scientist and beloved by generations of his medical students..