Iman is proud of his Persian roots and international education and upbringing. He completed his internship and basic surgical training in the United Kingdom, granting him membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. After several years of additional general, paediatric and vascular surgical training as a registrar at the Mater Hospital in Brisbane, Iman entered the Vascular Surgery Training Program of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. During his vascular surgery training in Australia, he had the privilege of training at The Royal Perth, The Western and Austin Hospitals. His training also included completing one year of training at the prestigious Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, renowned for its state of the art treatment of aortic aneurysms and treatment of chronic venous disease. After being granted fellowship of the Royal Australasian college of Surgeons in Vascular Surgery, Iman went on to undertake two short post-fellowship trainings at the Skane Univeristy Hopsital in Malmo, Sweden, renowned for its complex aortic work, as well as the Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, known for both its thoracic aortic and complex venous expertise. Iman completed his post fellow training at Box Hill hospital.
Iman is appointed head of the Vascular Surgery Unit at Northern Health where he has helped to establish the Northern Health Vein Clinic as part of a vision to create a centre of excellence for chronic venous disorders.