Dr. David Mashhadian received his training in general and maxillofacial surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in his home state of New York. Now settled in Southern California, he relies on his years of experience as he artfully reshapes bodies at Rodeo Surgical Art. His techniques include endoscopic brow lifts and breast implants that go in through the belly button so as to minimize scarring.
When not enhancing features in Beverly Hills, Dr. Mashhadian has been known to volunteer his time and surgical talents with the Thousand Smiles Foundation in Mexico, an organization that provides treatment to those with upper jaw and facial deformities.
Licensed massage therapist Cyndi Bogacki is a Body Therapy Center and School of Massage graduate and muscle-melter extraordinaire. Drawing on more than six years of experience, she and her team administer flowing Swedish strokes to promote relaxation or untie lower-layer knots with deep-tissue pressure. Clients may also request a specialty bamboo-fusion massage, which can improve range of motion in achy shoulders and dietary habits in baby pandas.
Dr. David G. Glick—formerly an administrative supervisor at Cedars–Sinai Medical Center—and his team of medical aestheticians rejuvenate bodies with plastic surgery and med-spa treatments. They perform everything from facelifts and breast augmentation to nonsurgical VelaSmooth body contouring and cosmetic injectables, such as Restylane and Botox, which bring Father Time’s wrinkly rampage to a screeching halt with a specially formulated serum and microscopic stop signs that stifle wrinkles at the source.
At ALC of Beverly Hills, a licensed physician and his team of registered nurses harness focused light energy to carefully free skin of unwanted follicles during laser hair-removal treatments. The FDA-approved Palomar Vectus laser system's advanced cooling feature helps keep skin at a comfortable temperature, minimizing discomfort. Like sitting for an Etch A Sketch portrait, a number of sessions may be required to yield optimum results.
The trained staff of Skin Rejuvenation and Body Contouring Institute wrangles laser beams, intense lights, and injectables to shape clients' bodies without surgery. Their mastery of laser systems enables them to contour midsections and banish hair from bikini lines, necks, and dorsal fins. They force spider veins into hiding with sclerotherapy and augment butts with injectables.:m]]
The MD in Be Spa MD is Leif Rogers, a plastic surgeon who takes care to recommend the best course of treatment for each patient he sees, whether that treatment is surgical or not. During each procedure, Dr. Rogers shows his inherent flair for all things aesthetic as he and his staff use various techniques, including scar revision, ear reconstruction, liposuction, and eye-lifts, to gently improve patients’ looks for a result natural enough to make immortal forest nymphs jealous.