Though Dr. Javier Alonso specializes in vein, cardiovascular, and thoracic issues at Texas Vein and Vascular, he and his staff administer a full spectrum of cosmetic treatments at TVV Medispa that go beyond spider-vein removal. Injectables, peels, and resurfacing lasers keep complexions as smooth and even as a face-shaped shuffleboard. Lasers target both unwanted hair and sagging areas of skin around the face as well as the body, which can be toned or soothed through wraps and massages.
Essence Medical Spa is where Dr. Fagbohun and aesthetician Pamela Campion let their beautifying talents shine. Lasers remove hair, tighten skin, and tone complexions, while Botox and Juvederm injections release fine lines. Pamela also performs peels, including Obagi-brand and botanical peels, for chemical exfoliation and brightening. Botanical treatments include the pomegranate peel, the herbal deep sea peel, and the banana peel, which makes its wearer better at comic pratfalls.
Dr. A. Ahmadi of Avante Plastic Surgery is double-board certified by the American Boards of Plastic Surgery and Surgery, a fact that is reflected in his ability to combine medical precision with aesthetic outcomes. With his team of technicians, Dr. Ahmadi utilizes his medical and aesthetic skills during services including facials, Botox injections, and his trademarked LipoTuck procedure, a combination of liposuction and skin tightening.
Since completing his residency in obstetrics and gynecology more than 20 years ago, Dr. James Kern has helped women maintain their inner well-being. Now, with the addition of medical aesthetics, Kern helps men and women alike showcase their outer beauty through both surgical and noninvasive procedures, from Botox to weight loss. Transformations can take place under the doctor-directed HCG diet, which deploys the HCG pregnancy hormone to speedily release unwanted fat cells in both men and women. Through the Body-Jet liposuction system, water flushes out fat to help sculpt and contour the body more effectively than a slip ‘n’ slide souped up with a pressure washer.
Board-double-certified plastic surgeon Sugene Kim and her team of certified staff members sculpt and renew the skin with a variety of transformative treatments. Unearth skin's radiance with a 45-minute microdermabrasion session that employs a gentle blast of aluminum crystals to exfoliate the face, revealing brighter, younger cells and nurturing them with a hydrating mask. The one-hour micro facial employs the powers of microdermabrasion, plus a full facial that applies products by Glo Therapeutics including skin-brightening enzymes and a soothing gel mask, which provides a more calming effect than the zombie mask you wear to your nephew's school plays.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Most popular service: Sports Therapy
Brands Used: RockTape, Biofreeze
Brandi Chase, the owner of The Athlete Stop, specializes in repairing people. She assembled a deep bench of medical and physical specialists, from doctors and chiropractors to dieticians and massage therapists. They all combine services to help athletes overcome injuries and get back to the sports they love. The team performs all their services in a heavily sports-themed clinic, complete with memorabilia-bedecked walls and an ever-blinking slideshow of patient accomplishments. Of course, the clinic is not without the staff's own personal touches; Brandi and company love the
orange, and painted several whole rooms in the color, presumably to help them imagine what it's like to live inside a tiger.