The doctors behind the Lasky Aesthetics & Laser Center
As a nonsurgical rejuvenation center established by four esteemed cosmetic doctors, the Lasky Aesthetics & Laser Center is guided by true, natural quality. Each aspect of our Center was hand-picked by these doctors, ensuring the highest standard of every component. From the practitioner to the equipment, each step of your treatment incorporates complete attention to detail, ensuring the best outcome.
Featured Video: Choosing the Right Provider
So who are these doctors? They include two facial cosmetic surgeons, one general plastic surgeon, and one dermatologist. Together they form a team that can help patients correct virtually any cosmetic issue. Each of them has been in the cosmetic industry for decades, giving them the experience and knowledge that any patient deserves in their quest for cosmetic enhancement. Read below to learn more about our founding doctors.
Dr. Mark G. Rubin
Mark Rubin, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist. He currently practices at the Lasky Skin Center in Beverly Hills. His practice there is limited to cosmetic dermatology. In addition, he is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, San Diego.
Dr. Rubin is a specialist in skin resurfacing, and has written multiple papers, book chapters, and a textbook on skin rejuvenation. He has also personally trained over 600 physicians in his technique of skin rejuvenation. He is an international lecturer and has presented his ideas and research in over ten countries.
In addition to his work with patients, Dr. Rubin also performs clinical research projects and works as a consultant for various skincare and medical device companies.Click here to visit Dr. Rubin's website »
Dr. Andrew Frankel
Dr. Andrew Frankel has been practicing at the Lasky Clinic since 1994. Originally from Highland Park, Illinois, Dr. Frankel completed medical school and a five-year residency in Otolaryngology—or head and neck surgery—in Chicago before moving to Los Angeles to complete an additional year of specialty training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Frankel is board certified in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery as well as otolaryngology. He exclusively performs surgery in the face, head and neck regions.
Dr. Frankel has been an investigator for clinical trials and has remained actively involved in clinical research in addition to serving as a consultant for several medical corporations in this regard. Dr. Frankel also serves as a consultant for a Hollywood special effects company where he advises on making actors look better, younger, or occasionally older in a more realistic fashion. He has contributed to such films as The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, X-Men 3 and The Departed.
Dr. Frankel is a recognized authority in his field. He lectures internationally on all aspects of cosmetic facial surgery and has published many articles on deep plane facelifts, mid-face lifts, rhinoplasty and BOTOX. Dr. Frankel was one of only two doctors to be involved with the clinical research trials for both Restylane and Juvéderm, which led to their approval by the FDA as dermal fillers. Additionally, Dr. Frankel published the first-ever scientific paper describing the use of BOTOX to change brow position (“Chemical Brow Lift”) and has continued to contribute chapters and papers regarding this topic.Click here to visit Dr. Frankel's website »
Dr. Leslie Stevens
Leslie Howard Stevens, MD, FACS, has been practicing in the Beverly Hills area since 1988. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and has been a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons since 1989. He is also a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a top Beverly Hills plastic surgeon featured on realself.com Q&A regarding breast augmentation and many other procedures.
Dr. Stevens has limited his practice to aesthetic surgery only. He specializes in facial rejuvenation surgery, breast surgery and body contouring. He believes that by focusing on just a few cosmetic procedures, he can deliver the most optimum results to his patients on a consistent basis.
Over the course of his practice he has been sought by the media as an expert in his field. He has been seen on NBC and CBS local news, Access Hollywood, and E! Entertainment Channel. He has been featured on The Sharon Osbourne Show, The Life of Luxury on ABC and The Lisa Gibbons Show. Dr. Stevens has also been quoted in many periodicals, including Los Angeles Magazine, Shape, People, Jane, W, Elle, Bazaar, and Parade to name a few, and has been featured in Cosmopolitan and The Wall Street Journal.
Dr. Stevens is a native of Los Angeles. He is married with one child. He is active in many charitable organizations. Dr. Stevens is also an accomplished athlete. He cycles at a competitive level and is an avid skier.Click here to visit Dr. Steven's website »
Dr. Behrooz Torkian
Dr. Behrooz Torkian is a facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery, and the American Board of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery. He is one of a select group of surgeons to have trained in a prestigious fellowship under the patronage of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Torkian's clinical interests include rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation, and reconstruction after skin cancer surgery. Dr. Torkian has been an invited lecturer and instructor at numerous regional nasal surgery and injectable filler courses. He is recognized by his colleagues as an authority in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the nose and face. His unique mix of surgical ability, artistry, and keen sense of facial aesthetics make him a superior facial and nasal surgeon. His honesty and ability to personally connect with his patients make him a caring and ethical physician.
Dr. Torkian is committed to providing the highest level of care in plastic surgery of the face and nose. As a specialist of the face, he pays attention to intricate detail from an aesthetic and functional perspective. He produces natural looking results by firmly adhering to the dictum that “function follows form.” Dr. Torkian provides a full range of options for facial refinement including surgical and noninvasive treatments like injections and chemical peels. Dr. Torkian’s vast experience ensures the highest level of care and natural results that speak for themselves. Dr. Torkian notes, “My aesthetic goals for each patient are to safely and effectively improve their features to accent their natural beauty without the obvious stigmata of cosmetic surgery.”Click here to visit Dr. Torkian's website »