Heroes

  • Dr. Lauren Streicher: Educating Patients on their Options

    By Michelle Alford on March 5, 2014
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    Lauren Streicher, MD is an Associate Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University’s medical school, The Feinberg School of Medicine, and is the founder of Gynecologic Specialists of Northwestern, SC. She is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a member of the Association for Gynecologic […]
  • Dr. Richard A. D’Amico: Treating Scars around the World

    By Michelle Alford on January 9, 2014
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    Richard A. D’Amico, MD, FACS, has treated scars and stretch marks for over twenty years. He is on the Board of Directors of the Society of Plastic Surgery Skin Care Specialists and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He serves on the ASAPS Innovative Technology Committee, which evaluates and makes recommendations on the latest procedures and techniques performed in cosmetic […]
  • Dr. Robert Klapper: Preventing Knee Surgery

    By Michelle Alford on October 17, 2013
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    Robert Klapper, MD, is director of the Joint Replacement Program and an orthopedic surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health Associates. He is a leader in minimally invasive surgical technique and holds nine patents on specially designed instruments used in orthopedic surgery. He was the orthopedic consultant to the TV show “ER,” and is the co-host of ESPN Radio’s Weekend Warrior. He’s co-authored two […]
  • Dr. Robert McDonald: Treating and Preventing Acne Scars

    By Michelle Alford on March 13, 2013
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    Dr. Robert McDonald, BSc, MMed, FACD, has treated acne scars for almost twenty years. He studied medicine at Newcastle University and became a Fellow at theAustralasian College of Dermatologists in 1995. He established his private practice Sky Blue Dermatology in 2000. In addition, he is a visiting medical officer at St. Vincent Hospital, Darlinghurst. Dr. McDonald grew up in a medical family. “I was exposed to medicine from a young […]
  • Dr. Igor Safonov: Scar Treatment Innovator

    By Michelle Alford on October 12, 2012
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    Igor Safonov, MD, has treated over 7,000 scars. He studied medicine at the Luganks State Medical University in Ukraine. He is currently a specialist in the treatment and correction of scars at Dr. Bogolomets’ Institute of Dermatology and Cosmetology in Kiev. He has published extensively on burn scars, keloid scars, hypertrophic scars, and microdermabrasion. His book, Atlas of Scar Treatment and Correction, is […]
  • Dr. Jeremy B. Green: Erasing Scars on all Skin Tones

    By Michelle Alford on August 2, 2012
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    Jeremy B. Green, MD, is an Assistant professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami Department of Dermatology. After graduating with honors from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, he trained and served as Chief Resident at the University of Miami Department of Dermatology. In addition, he completed advanced fellowship training […]
  • Dr. Dennis M. Hughes: Fighting Skin Cancer in Children

    By Michelle Alford on June 20, 2012
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    Dr. Dennis M. Huges, M.D., Ph.D., received his M.D. and Ph.D. from Yale University and completed his residency in Pediatrics at the University of Vermont-Fletcher Allen. He currently does research in the Division of Pediatrics at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Hughes has been recognized for his many achievements in medicine, including being named one of America’s […]
  • Dr. Norman A. Olbourne: Fighting Surgical Scars

    By Michelle Alford on January 17, 2012
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    Dr. Norman A. Olbourne, FRACS, has been a specialist in plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery since 1975. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh. He is currently a surgeon at the Sydney Institute of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Olbourne has received a medal for outstanding service from […]
  • Dr. Michael Miroshnik: Erasing Stretch Marks

    By Michelle Alford on November 8, 2011
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    Michael Miroshnik, MBBS, FRACS (Plast.), ASPS, is a fully qualified Australian trained Plastic Surgeon specializing in cosmetic plastic surgical procedures. In addition to 6 years of medical and surgical training at the University of Sydney, Dr. Miroshnik has trained for 10 years amongst all the major hospitals in Sydney. He is a recipient of the Sidney B Clipsham Memorial Prize in Operative […]
  • Colonel Steven Wolf: Healing Scarred Soldiers with Regenerative Medicine

    By Michelle Alford on September 13, 2011
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    Colonel Steven Wolf, M.D., is the Chief of Clinical Research for the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research. He’s won numerous awards, including being honored as the San AntonioBusiness Journal’s Health Care Heroes Outstanding Physician Award and one of San Antonio Magazine’s ‘Best Doctors.’ Newsweek, 60 Minutes, CNN, and National Geographic are among the many publications that have interviewed him about his role in furthering regenerative […]