Tattoo Specialists in Advanced Laser Tattoo Removal

Meet the tattoo removal specialists at Invisible Ink. Learn about our Doctors’ advanced laser tattoo removal training and certification, and how they are an essential part of the Invisible Ink difference.

Dr. Gary Mendese

Dr. Gary Mendese is board certified in Dermatology, and specializes in Mohs surgery; spending the last 6 years practicing Mohs in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Prior to this commitment Dr. Mendese completed his dermatology training at the combined Boston University/Tufts University Dermatology Residency Program. He completed his fellowship in Mohs Surgery in 2012 under the leadership of Donald J. Grande, MD, who was a recognized leader in the field. He completed a post-sophomore fellowship in pathology during medical school from 2004-2005 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society in his final year of medical school. He was also the chief resident at Boston University during his final year of training (2010-2011). Currently, along with his daily practice duties, he is a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at Boston University and an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Tufts University School of Medicine. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology and the Advisory Board for Impact Melanoma (formerly Melanoma Foundation of New England).

Dr. Jeffrey W. Hall, M.D.

Hall Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center is solely owned by Dr. Jeffrey Hall and Tricia Hall. Dr. Hall, board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, has been practicing Plastic Surgery in Austin since 1995 and is a member in good standing with the American Society of Plastic Surgery and other medical associations. He has served as the President of The Austin Plastic Surgery Society and is former Chief of Plastic Surgery for the Seton Medical Network. Dr. Hall remains active at most Austin area hospitals. Whether helping a woman through breast reconstruction, discussing a, or talking openly about the expectations for a Facelift in Austin, Dr. Hall knows that effective communication is essential. Cosmetic Surgery in Austin should be thorough. In Dr. Hall’s care, patients will never feel rushed or hurried through a process, and every consultation includes a personal meeting and evaluation with ample opportunity to ask

Dr. Tripti Burt

Dr. Tripti Burt is double board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Texas and her plastic surgery residency at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Dr. Burt is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Neena Will

Dr. Neena Will is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Nebraska Medical Center, She completed several advanced fellowship training programs, including facial plastic surgery training with Dr. Devinder S. Mangat of Mangat-Kuy Plastic Surgery Center, and otolaryngology training at Loyola University Medical Center. Dr. Will completed a general surgery internship, also at Loyola University Medical Center.

Steven Bloch, M.D.

Founder and director of Body by Bloch and Skin Deep Medical Spa, is an internationally recognized Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with over 25 years of experience in the Chicago metropolitan area. He obtained his medical internship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and served residencies in Surgery and Plastic Surgery at the University of Wisconsin where he was Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery. Dr. Bloch is a specialist in Aesthetic Surgery. He is on the faculty of the Chicago Medical School and former President of the Chicago Society of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Steven Bloch has an unsurpassed reputation of innovation and excellence. He has appeared on Oprah, Discovery Health Channel, CBS, NBC, WGN and Fox News Network. Steven Bloch, M.D. has also been featured in Vogue, Allure, and Chicago Magazines’ Top Doctors Issue.

Dr. Max F. Adler, MD

Dr. Adler is a native of San Antonio. He earned a degree in biology from Trinity University in San Antonio and attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Bexar County Hospital in San Antonio and worked one year on the faculty in the emergency room. Dr. Adler completed his dermatology residency at University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.

He is board certified in pediatrics and dermatology and moved to North Texas in 1983. He has had offices in Arlington and Flower Mound before settling in the Park Cities area.

Dr. Adler has served as President of the Arlington Medical Society and twice was President of the North Texas Dermatological Surgery Society. He has lectured locally and nationally for pharmaceutical and laser companies, and was the producer/host of Arlington M.D., a locally produced program on Arlington Telecable featuring health-related issues.

His major professional interests include skin cancer detection and treatment, acne, eczema, and cosmetic procedures including Botox, filler agents, sclerotherapy, and multiple laser procedures including V-Beam, Fraxel, Portrait Plasma, and Aesthera Isolaz for acne, photoaging, and hair removal related issues.

Dr. Scott Trimas, M.D., FACS

Dr. Scott Trimas has been an established, respected and reputable member of the Beaches and Amelia Island communities since 1994. He is board-certified facial plastic surgeon, performs cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, head, and neck region. Dr. Trimas received his undergraduate degree with a Summa Cum Laude honor from Vanderbilt University in 1984. He then attended University of Florida Medical School and graduated with honors in 1988. He continued his internship and residency at the University of Florida in 1993 and fellowship at the University of Toronto in 1994. Dr. Trimas is board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology.

Dr. Yarish

Whether you want to enhance your face, your body, or both, you can put your trust in Dr. Yarish and his team.  Practicing in the Houston area since 1988, and recognized for specializing in the intricate details of cosmetic surgery, Dr. Yarish is an acclaimed, board-certified plastic surgeon offering comprehensive surgical and non-surgical cosmetic services for the face and body.  Along with an experienced and friendly staff, Dr. Yarish provides premiere care in a state-of-the-art center that boasts a fully accredited ambulatory surgical center to include overnight care facilities upon request. In addition to surgical procedures, Dr. Yarish offers a comprehensive menu of non-surgical treatments including:  Botox and Dysport, all available fillers, laser hair reduction, laser vein therapy, non-surgical fat reduction (CoolSculpting and Vanquish), Exilis skin tightening and vaginal rejuvenation.  Dr. Yarish’s own Medical Weight Loss, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy and IV Drip Vitamin and Mineral Therapy add to the holistic approach of his practice.

Dr. Devinder Mangat

Dr. Devinder Mangat’s to surgical skills and multiple roles within within The American Academy and The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and other medical boards have helped the doctor build an unparalleled reputation and legacy among America’s most trusted and well-known facial plastic surgeons.

Dr. Adrienne Stewart, MD

Adrienne Stewart, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist who is passionate about helping people feel comfortable in their own skin. She has more than 29 years of experience helping people with their medical and cosmetic dermatological needs. She’s always on top of the latest developments in skincare and offers her patients the newest, proven treatment technologies to improve their lives.

Skin is the largest organ in the human body; it affects people’s self-confidence, personality, and ability to enjoy life. Dr. Stewart loves improving her patients’ lives by taking care of their skin-care needs and developing personal relationships with her patients.

At Aesthetic Surgery & Dermatology of Cherry Creek, she also sees medical dermatology patients for everything from complete body checks to in-office cancer surgeries, acne, warts, and rashes. Many times a patient will come in for a cosmetic treatment, and Dr. Stewart will notice a medical problem with the patient’s skin and can address that need.

Dr. Stewart believes that, even though many of the procedures and treatments she offers are primarily for cosmetic purposes, they are still medical procedures that should be administered under the care of the most qualified type of medical doctor for skin care—a board-certified dermatologist.

Dr. Jack Cheng

Dr. Jack Cheng’s passion for his patients has led him down a path that combines his extensive training in cosmetic medicine with his ardor for anti-aging therapies. “I believe this combined approach not only allows me to help my patients look good, but also feel great,” he says. As technology continues to advance, Dr. Cheng stays abreast of the latest non-invasive cosmetic procedures. He believes everyone possesses a natural beauty on the inside; he works hand-in-hand with each patient to bring that beauty to the surface.
As a cosmetic physician at LifeSpring Antiaging & Aesthetic Medicine, as well as the Medical Director at Atlanta Medical Institute, Dr. Cheng strives to establish a good rapport with his patients in order to develop lifelong relationships with them. “I want my patients to understand that the work is collaborative – that they have a much greater hand in it than I do,” says Dr. Cheng. He encourages his patients to discuss in detail what they hope to achieve. Then, they must commit fully to the regimen and treatment plan to ensure their goals are met. “Using modern medical technologies, the patient can achieve great results,” he says.
When he’s not in the office, Dr. Cheng enjoys golfing and traveling. He is currently cofounding the Aegean Clinic in China & Kuwait. He also volunteers his professional services to both the American Cancer Society and AID Atlanta. “Cancer is a growing risk in our population, and everything must be done to fight it,” he says. His current pet project is the Yonkofa Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, led by a small team of Atlanta-based medical providers that facilitates the construction of permanent medical clinics in remote regions of the world.  
While he admits it is cliché, Dr. Cheng says the most rewarding part of his job is when a patient is satisfied with the end result. He is a friend, indeed.

Dr. Walen

Dr. Scott Walen is a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon who is boarded in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC). He then went on to complete a fellowship sanctioned by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) in 2012 at Washington University in St. Louis. During this time, he was trained in both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the face, head, and neck.

Currently, Dr. Walen is an Assistant Professor and Chief of Facial Plastic Surgery at Saint Louis University. He is also Associate Program Director of the Head and Neck Surgery Training program. His practice focuses both on the aesthetic and functional functions of the face. He has presented original research and given educational talks throughout North America and has been featured on the local news discussing relevant facial plastic surgery topics.

Meet Dr. Lynam

Dr. Gregory T. Lynam is Richmond’s only board-certified plastic and maxillofacial surgeon. Following a tradition of European training in maxillofacial surgery, he studied and obtained both a dental degree and a medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia. He also completed several years of general surgery training before entering the plastic surgery training program at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Lynam spent an additional one-year fellowship in cosmetic surgery under internationally respected Dr. Howard Tobin at the Cosmetic Surgical Center of Texas.

Dr. Lynam is a member of “Access Now,” Richmond’s largest group of doctors who volunteer their services. He was voted one of Richmond’s “Top Docs” in plastic surgery and one of Richmond’s “Best Plastic Surgeons to take you back 20 years” by Richmond Magazine in 2010. Additionally, he is known as an expert plastic surgeon on RealSelf and was honored as one of the Top 100 Doctors on RealSelf in 2013. He has served as Chief of Medical Staff at Stony Point Surgery Center, and is a founder of Richmond Surgical Arts, Inc.

Dr. Lori Cherup

Dr. Lori Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board-certified plastic surgeon and has been in private practice since 1989. She has surgical privileges at six major hospitals and is the President and Medical Director at RADIANCE, a Private Outpatient Surgery Center. Dr. Cherup is an Ivy League graduate and received her clinical training at the prestigious University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Certifications include the American Board of Plastic Surgery, memberships in The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons – an honor given to surgeons who hold themselves to the highest standards of surgical expertise and professional integrity.

Having been a patient herself, Dr. Cherup can identify with the desire to improve one’s appearance. She understands the emotional and logistical components associated with a procedure like tattoo removal. These insights, together with her vast experience and expertise, make her an outstanding Medical Director at Invisible Ink, Pittsburgh.

Dr. Griffin

Dr. Griffin’s first love was drawing, and the ability to combine art and science is what attracted him to Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. It is Dr. Griffin’s firm belief that aesthetic and reconstructive surgery skills are complementary. He attended University of Virginia and completed his Head and Neck Surgery training at the University of Michigan. Dr. Griffin then completed a fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Southern California and Cedars-Sinai Hospitals in Beverly Hills, California. During this time, he gained considerable experience in performing aesthetic facial surgery including facelifts, cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), otoplasty, and rhinoplasty. Dr. Griffin is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Griffin has a passion for caring for patients with Bell’s palsy and facial nerve injury, and trained at the Facial Paralysis Institute during his time in California. He is one of the nation’s experts in this field, and performs the full range of procedures for facial paralysis. He is the author of numerous book chapters and scientific publications, and has presented his research at multiple national and international symposia. He has also been featured in the Wall Street Journal and on major local television including Twin Cities Live and the KSTC 45 Morning News.

Dr. James Howton, D.O.

During the past 25 years of taking care of adults and children alike, Dr. Howton’s philosophy and experience have grown to recognize that true healing comes when a physician takes a Functional Medicine Approach.

Functional medicine involves understanding the origins, prevention, and treatment of complex, chronic disease. The focus of functional medicine is on patient-centered care, promoting health as a positive vitality, beyond just the absence of disease. It requires a physician who listens and takes the time to analyze the complexity of a patient’s health issues – luxuries sadly absent in Traditional Medicine.

As a Functional Medicine Practitioners he looks “upstream” to consider the complex web of interactions in the patient’s history, physiology, and lifestyle that can lead to illness. Dr. Howton considers the unique genetic makeup of each patient, along with both internal (mind, body, and spirit) and external (physical and social environment) factors that affect total functioning.

Dr. Howton is very passionate about this field and thrives to be a role model for his patients, through living what he preaches. He enjoys an active and healthy lifestyle, which includes healthy eating, taking high quality supplements, and weight and cardio-training. He is on the cutting edge of the latest techniques in this field of medicine, but at the same time relies heavily on well-based research, thus implementing only the safest and most effective methods for his patients. Dr. Howton constantly updates his knowledge through daily reading and research and regularly travels all over the country and the world to attend various seminars and lectures. Through the utilization of his customized and integrative medical programs you will achieve your objective of healthy aging and well-being and enjoy the life in your years to come.

James Howton, D.O. is a Board-Certified Family Practice physician whose passion and purpose come to life through his belief that patients make better choices about their health when they understand all the relevant factors that lead to their disease. He has applied the core principle of ‘Patients Powered by Knowledge’ at Restore Health Center, where he practices Anti-Aging, Functional, Restorative and Integrative medicine achieving tremendous success with his patients by finding, treating and reversing the root cause of illness.

Dr Howton is among a small number of physicians in the US with double board-certifications in Anti-Aging Medicine and Family Practice. He is also Fellowship trained in Functional Medicine. Dr Howton is a member of the American College for the Advancement of Medicine and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

Dr. Clinton Humphrey, MD, FACS

Clinton D. Humphrey, MD, FACS is a facial plastic surgeon and board-certified otolaryngologist/head and neck surgeon practicing in the Kansas City and Johnson County area, and has been for 8 years! Dr. Humphrey has devoted his career to helping people enhance their appearance and overcome conditions that have had a functional and aesthetic impact on the face. Dr. Humphrey was raised in Willard, Missouri and educated locally prior to undergoing specialized training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Humphrey knows the community and works tirelessly to guide patients through the treatment process with compassion, skill, and attention to every aspect of their care. Dr. Humphrey is currently an Associate Professor of Facial Plastic Surgery at Kansas University Medical Center, and has given presentations at leading facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology meetings and symposiums all over the United States. He has also co-authored numerous articles for leading medical publications specializing in facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology. Dr. Clinton D. Humphrey gives his time to a variety of volunteer charitable organizations serving people all over the world. He has been part of a number of medical mission teams to offer needed care to indigent populations in Honduras, Mexico, and the Philippines. Outside of the practice and volunteer work, Dr. Humphrey is a dedicated husband, and father of 2.

Dr. Mark N. Berkowitz, MD

Mark N. Berkowitz, MD is a uniquely qualified cosmetic surgeon serving the suburban Detroit area. As a Board Certified and fellowship-trained Oculofacial surgeon, Dr. Berkowitz utilizes his specialized training and exceptional skills to enhance facial cosmetic needs. Dr. Berkowitz has advanced training in Oculofacial Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. His specialty is so unique that he is one of only 18 other surgeons in Michigan with similar expertise. Residents from as far away as Lansing and Grand Rapids travel to Dr. Berkowitz for their care.

Dr. Janet Turkle

Dr. Janet Turkle is known as one of the top plastic surgeons in Indianapolis and Carmel Indiana. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and a residency in plastic surgery at Indiana University Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Turkle a member of the Indianapolis Medical Society, Indiana State Medical Association, Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Known as one of the best cosmetic plastic surgeons in Indianapolis and Carmel Indiana, she is frequently called upon to speak about reconstructive, plastic and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Janet Turkle is proud to have been named a Top Doc for Cosmetic Surgery in Indianapolis and also got Most Votes in a survey concerning doctors and cosmetic surgeons in the Indianapolis area. You will also find her a Top Doc in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Nicholas Sieveking

Dr. Nicholas Sieveking is a board certified plastic surgeon who completed his training in General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Stanford University. After Stanford, he received additional fellowship training in Aesthetic Surgery in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil. In addition to his plastic surgery board certification, Dr. Sieveking is also board certified with advanced fellowship training in Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine. This double board certification enables Dr. Sieveking to be the most complete anti-aging surgeon and physician to treat his patients age-related needs, from the inside to the outside. Dr. Sieveking’s comprehensive solo practice includes advanced cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries, state of the art cosmetic laser and skin care services, Bio-identical hormone replacement therapies, medically-supervised weight loss programs, and cutting edge laboratory testing for hormone, amino acid, vitamin and nutrient deficiencies as well as toxin analysis and food and chemical sensitivities testing.