Dr. Nemiroff is an accomplished head and neck cancer and reconstructive surgeon and received his M.D. from UCLA Medical School with surgical residencies at UCLA-Cedars-Sinai and the University of Florida. Prior to becoming a surgeon, he obtained a Ph.D. from Purdue University. He has received over a dozen national awards including, Best Surgical Research of the Year from the Society of Head and Neck Surgeons, and awards from the American Cancer Society. He has done hundreds of "on air" medical pieces as a medical correspondent for CBS and ABC television affiliates. Throughout his career, he has performed more than 10,000 surgeries.