Dr Raj Acquilla
MBChB, MRCGP, MBCAM
Dr Raj Acquilla graduated from Manchester University Medical School in 1999 and during his 14 year medical career has gained 11 years experience in Cosmetic Dermatology having performed over 20,000 procedures.
He is an expert in medical aesthetics, facial contouring, volume replacement, Dermatological surgery including facial skin cancer and undergraduate / postgraduate clinical education. He runs busy private clinics in Cheshire, London and Ibiza in addition to his own Facial Aesthetic Academy where he is a recognised Masterclass Trainer using the latest and most innovative facial rejuventation techniques from demonstrating all around the globe.
He is a full member and North West Regional Chair of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine, UK Ambassador for Allergan Facial Aesthetics, Faculty Member of The European College of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery and Global Key Opinion Leader in the cosmetic use of Botulinum toxin and Fillers. He has been closely mentored by Dr Mauricio de Maio (Brazil), who recently honoured him among 20 international experts for his Compendium Board.
In addition to speaking at every major UK domestic conference, he has lectured extensively in Europe, South Africa, Japan, India, Australia and the USA. In 2012 he was given the prestigious title of Speaker of the Year at the UK Aesthetic Awards and has been nominated as Aesthetic Practitioner of the Year 2013. He is also actively involved in scientific audit, research and development of pioneering products and techniques.
“My principles are grounded in the promotion of excellence, safety, science, education and not just satisfaction…but delighting my patients with exceptional results through precise facial mapping and beautification” .
Dr Steven Dayan
Surgeon. Artist. Philosopher. Speaker. Professor. Author. Philanthropist.
Dr Dayan wears a wide variety of hats throughout his week. However, only one priority is always at the forefront of all of his work – providing his patients with the best, most memorable experience possible.
Steven H. Dayan, M.D., F.A.C.S is a dually board-certified facial plastic surgeon. With over 10 years of experience and more than 30,000 patients who can testify to the beauty of his cosmetic artistry, Dr Dayan has truly demonstrated his expertise in the field of cosmetic medicine.
As a principle investigator of an aesthetic medicine research site, he also proves that he never stops growing. He is on the cutting-edge of medical techniques in aesthetics, and he is a leader in filtrating them into this field. However it is Dr Dayan’s passion for his work and his patients, and the sincere gratitude with which his patients respond, that exemplify what make Dr Dayan so different.
Dr Stephen Eubanks
Stephen W. Eubanks, M.D., is a board certified dermatologist who has practiced in the Denver area since 1984. He received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma and his dermatology training from Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Denver. He began his dermatology career at the University Park Medical Clinic and established the Laser Center at University Park in 1989. When the University Park site closed, Dr. Eubanks helped establish the Dermatology & Laser Center at Harvard Park. Dr. Eubanks is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
Dr. Eubanks has a long-standing full service dermatology practice that includes skin cancer surgery, standard dermatology care, cosmetic dermatology and comprehensive experience in skin laser surgery. The laser surgery includes the one of the states first vascular laser surgery centers that treats children with vascular birthmarks, adults with facial blood vessels and abnormal leg veins and scars and stretch marks. He also has been one of Denver’s pioneers in laser resurfacing with both carbon dioxide and Erbium:YAG lasers. He also uses six different lasers to treat a variety of conditions.
Dr. Eubanks lectures and teaches laser related courses throughout the country and has consulted for a prominent international laser corporation for twelve years. He teaches dermatology for primary care physicians through a continuing medical education company. He enjoys hiking, skiing, mountain climbing, golf and kayaking.
Dr Mark S. Nestor
Mark S. Nestor, MD, PhD is a Voluntary Associate Professor of the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He serves as Director of the Center for Cosmetic Enhancement and Director of the Center for Clinical and Cosmetic Research in Aventura, Florida. In addition, Dr. Nestor is Co Chairman of the Board of Directors of Advanced Dermatology Management, a physician practice management company, and is currently the immediate past President of the International Society for Cosmetic and Laser Surgeons, is the President of the American Society for Photodynamic Therapy and a Past President of the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.
Dr. Nestor is recognized as a world expert in cutaneous laser surgery, photodynamic therapy as well as the use of fillers and toxins in aesthetic medicine. He also acts as a consultant to numerous pharmaceutical and device companies assisting them in the development of new medications, devices and cosmeceuticals. Dr. Nestor serves on the editorial advisory boards of Skin and Aging, the Journal of Cutaneous Laser Therapy and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. He has authored over 40 articles and book chapters and has delivered over 400 major presentations. Dr. Nestor has also directed 50 meetings and symposia on various topics in the field of cosmetic dermatology, laser surgery and practice management.
Dr Arthur Swift
MD, CM, FRCS
An honours graduate of McGill University, Dr Swift has been practicing the art of plastic surgery since 1984 and has served on the executive of several elite plastic surgical societies and international committees. He is a clinical investigator and sits on the global advisory board for many of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies in the cosmetic industry.
Dr Swift is world-renowned as an expert and trendsetter in the rapidly developing field of cosmetic injectables. A mathematical analysis of beauty and an unrivalled passion for his craft have made him one of the most sought after lecturers on the global aesthetic circuit. He has appeared as a plastic surgery expert on radio and television shows in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, and is regularly consulted and quoted in the print media in all facets of cosmetic surgery.
Dr Swift heads a highly trained staff of administrators and nurses dedicated to research and advancement of the medical aesthetic arts. In 2008, Dr Swift pioneered and trademarked a revolutionary approach to non-surgical facial enhancement called BeautiPHIcation. He is the recipient of the Medicis Cosmetic Industry Award, given to the Canadian physician whose visionary work and innovative techniques have kept Canada at the forefront of aesthetic medicine. Through the BeautiPHIcation Academy, Dr Swift has held MasterClasses for cosmetic physicians in 24 countries over 6 continents. Dr Swift is presently in private practice in Montreal; he is co-director of the Westmount Institute of Plastic Surgery and Victoria Park Spa, and maintains an active academic staff position at St. Mary’s Hospital, a Mcgill University affiliated institution.
Dr Christopher Zachary
Professor and Chair of the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, Irvine, Dr Zachary heads up one of the world’s premier laser and skin surgery facilities.
A dermatologist specializing in cutaneous oncology and reconstruction, cosmetic and laser surgery, he is frequently featured as an invited speaker at national and international symposia and is often sought out by the media (eg NY Times, CNN, Today Show) for his candid comments. He is a Past President of the Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons.
Dr Zachary’s interest in lasers has led to considerable industry supported research in optimal systems for cutaneous laser surgery. He has been the program director for the Mohs College and the American Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine annual meetings. He is a Past President of the Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons.
Dr Zachary is an educational innovator having founded both www.MDlive.net and co-foundedwww.cme.md and has written and edited his share of papers and books.