Cory is an NCCPA nationally board-certified and state-licensed Surgical Physician Assistant trained in a wide variety of procedures. She has her undergraduate degree from UCLA in the field of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology. Following UCLA, she attended the Physician Assistant Program at USC School of Medicine, and completed her clinical training at LAC-USC Medical Center. She received her NCCPA national board certification with honors in both general and surgical medicine.
Cory’s proficient and skilled techniques complement the work of our Plastic Surgeons, and assist those wanting a non-surgical approach to self-improvement. She is also a prestigious member of the Injector-Trainers for Allergan, (the makers of BOTOX, JUVÉDERM, & VOLUMA), as well as for Galderma (the makers of DYSPORT, RESTYLANE, RESTYLANE SILK & RESTYLANE LYFT). With her extensive cosmetic and clinical-dermatology expertise, Cory serves a vast array of adult, adolescent and pediatric patients, both locally and internationally, to ensure they look and feel their absolute best.
Carla Crespo MS, PA-C, is a California State and National Board Certified Physician Assistant and Registered Nurse. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from San Diego State University, and a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Western University. Carla is also a distinguished member of the Injector-Trainers for Allergan, (the makers of BOTOX, JUVÉDERM, & VOLUMA), as well as for Galderma (the makers of DYSPORT, RESTYLANE, RESTYLANE SILK & RESTYLANE LYFT).
Carla has been specially trained in clinical dermatology and cosmetic procedures. Her precise and thorough skills have gained the respect of patients, staff, and others in the nation. With a vast knowledge of patient experience and a broad medical background, Carla will execute the finest results attainable in our industry. Additionally, being bilingual in both Spanish and English has been an invaluable asset that allows her patients to receive the most optimal, thorough and compassionate care available.
Jennifer Tinelli is a nationally board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Florida State University in 1998 and her master’s and Family Nurse Practitioner degrees from California State University. Jennifer has been specializing in aesthetics for over a decade, and is nationally recognized for her achievements in cosmetic procedures. Motivated by the strong conviction that no one should have to feel compromised by their appearance, Jennifer’s expertise and training is complemented by her compassionate and caring demeanor.
Her extensive experience in aesthetics has allowed her to work with a broad range of energy based technologies, including laser, light based, radio frequency, and ultrasound. Jennifer is an experienced injector in all types of neuromodulators and fillers. She is well versed in treating all skin types and ethnecities, as well as a wide-range of conditions and concerns. Jennifer will welcome you with her warm and sincere smile, and leave you feeling confident and well taken care of!
Certified Medical Assistant
Assistant to Physician Extenders
Bessy works in our practice to assist our Physician Extenders, in the non-surgical division of our practice, ‘The Institute’. Her primary focus is to be the liaison between the PEs and patients, to ensure optimal communication and understanding. She joined our team with extensive knowledge is the medical industry. Her past includes cosmetic, dermatologic, and family practice experience as a Certified Surgical / Medical Assistant. Bessy takes pride in her calming disposition, and is always available to help out wherever she is needed! Her mission is to ensure maximum comfort and trust while in our care!
Master Medical Aesthetician
Body Contouring Expert
Certified Permanent MakeUp Artist
Celebrity Beauty Expert, Rachael Ostrea, works in our practice as a licensed Medical Aesthetician, Certified Permanent Make-Up Artist, and Body Contouring Expert. Our practice is the worlds leading authority on CoolSculpting, and Rachael is credited for much of this success. She is dedicated to improving her patients overall appearance from head to toe, and thrives on making people feel more confident as a result. Rachaels extensive knowledge of skin care products and procedures will ensure THE BEST treatment and results available in our industry. With over 10 years of experience, you can rely on Rachael Ostrea to deliver personalized and consistent visible results.
Master Medical Aesthetician
Body Contouring Expert
Beauty Expert, Paulette McNeely, is a licensed and certified Medical Aesthetician & Body Contouring Expert. Paulette will work closely with you to obtain your skin care dreams and body-shape goals. Our Medi-Spa, The Institute, is the world‘s leading authority on CoolSculpting and non-surgical body sculpting technologies, and allows Paulette to thrive in her area of expertise. Paulette’s vast knowledge of cosmeceuticals and cosmetic procedures ensures that you’ll get the best treatment available in the country. Her sweet and sincere disposition, coupled with serious results and compassion, are a winning combination! Both male and female clients leave satisfied, nurtured and with a renewed sense of confidence.
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