The surefire way to become the best in any industry is to follow one’s passion. Regardless of whether that’s in music, the movie industry, or even aesthetic surgery, identifying a niche and pursuing it early on is the ultimate strategy for success. Dr. Ahmed El Muntasar found his passion for medicine early on.
He spent the formative years of his life in Libya and is extremely proud of his background and culture, which has afforded him the opportunity to become fluent in Arabic, one of the most intricate languages on the planet. Dr. El Muntasar knew right away that he was going to pursue personal growth and education. When he turned 16, he moved to the United Kingdom alone.
Dr. Ahmed had a strong interest in medicine and wanted to learn from the best. The stepping stone for his career was his graduation from the elite University of St. Andrews in Scotland. Dr. El Muntasar completed a BSc with Honors in Biomedical Science. He then proceeded to the University of Manchester where he got further training. Later on, Dr. Ahmed got trained through the British Association of Dermatologists and Royal College of Surgeons. All of his educational experience led to his work being published in world-renowned medical journals.
What stood out to Dr. Ahmed El Muntasar during his studies were two things: he knew that he wanted to make patient safety a priority, and he found a passion for cosmetic surgery. The two came together perfectly in his efforts to innovate the world of non-surgical techniques. He practiced extensively in some of the top clinics in the United Kingdom, including Mayfair, London; Manchester; and Leeds.
Dr. Ahmed credits part of his success to the fact that he niched down early on. While many driven people have multiple talents, choosing only one to pour one’s energy into is pivotal. “You need to have clear goals and an unbreakable mindset. You need to know exactly who you are. Having a strong sense of self will help you discern what it is that you want to do and will keep you motivated along the way. When you know exactly what you want for yourself in your life and career, you will stop comparing yourself to others and focus on your discipline first and foremost,” he shares.
Pushing for innovation in the realm of non-surgical procedures has allowed cosmetic doctor, Dr. Ahmed success beyond his wildest imagination. He has his own practice that has three locations in the UK and keeps on growing. His clientele includes top celebrities who are raving about his methods and his expertise. Not only that, but Dr. El Muntasar is a social media superstar, having over 636,000 followers on Instagram. He is a doctor who doesn’t fit the stuffy image popularized in the media. An innovator, a rebel, and a visionary, Dr. Ahmed El Muntasar is a true role model for aspiring business owners and those looking to become the best in their niches.
Photography by: Dr. Ahmed El Muntasar