Dr. Kakkar received his medical degree from Christian Medical College in India in 1971. He went on to pursue two residencies in the United States. One residency at Columbia University in New York in Psychiatry, and one residency at UCLA in California in Neurology. He has been practicing medicine in the United States for the over 40 years. In addition to his neurology practice, he maintains an aesthetic practice and has done so since 2002. He has aesthetic clinics in the Lowry area of Denver and in Southlands Mall in Aurora.
He is knowledgeable in all aspects of aesthetic practice. Dr. Kakkar is highly trained, supervises his staff, and performs injections and other anti-aging treatments. The aesthetic industry evolves constantly. Dr. Kakkar receives frequent training in up-to-date methods and treatments so that his patients have the best possible outcomes. He also assures that his staff members are trained and knowledgeable in current aesthetic practices. His goal and the goal of his clinics is to have his patients looking their best, while not looking “done.” Dr. Kakkar will not recommend a procedure to a patient unless he believes it is needed. He does not perform surgery. His practice is limited to minimally invasive and non-invasive aesthetics.
As with the other staff members, Dr.Kakkar’s consultations are always complimentary.
Carla North is a licensed Aesthetician and Certified Laser Specialist. She received her training at the Hanover Park Academy of Aesthetics in Illinois and has been in this industry for over 17 years. Carla continually attends seminars and continuing education classes to keep up on the latest skincare and medical treatments. She is very passionate about health and skincare. Achieving your goal is her number one priority. She listens, educates her patients on the importance of skin care products and treatments and will always follow up with you to make sure you are seeing the results you expect. She has a great relationship with her patients and looks forward to meeting with you soon.
Marina Leshchinskaya is a Registered Nurse who is providing aesthetic services at our clinic. She comes to us with so much valuable experience. She has over 25 years of experience in the medical field, with her last 13 years devoted to gaining expertise in the field of aesthetic and anti-aging medicine.
Marina is a native of Russia and graduated from Medical University in 1988. Following graduation, she worked as a physician at a clinic in Russia for ten years. Upon her arrival in America in 1998, her goal was to continue working with patients to improve their health and happiness. Working in the field of aesthetic medicine has given her the chance to fulfill this goal. As a Registered Nurse, she continues applying her knowledge to improve patients´ lives. In the last 13 years, she has worked at several medical clinics. She helped to open the first aesthetic medical spa for University Physicians at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She specializes in advanced dermal filler and botox procedures plus chemical peel procedures to treat a vast array of skin types and conditions, including darker skin types and acne. She also specializes in laser medicine and has extensive experience using the latest, state of the art aesthetic lasers for anti-aging and general skin health procedures.
All of our treatments are performed by or under direct physician supervision. We offer free consultations, and treatment packages are available on some services.
Tracy Nichols has spent more than 33 years in the customer service industry, Tracy values the patient experience and believes whole-heartedly in “The Golden Rule”. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you is a motto that guides her both personally as well as professionally! More than likely, she’s spoken to you on the phone, answered many of your questions and is here to welcome you for your service at the front desk. She absolutely loves getting to know our patients and looks forward to meeting you!
Her professional experience includes decades of store, district and regional sales management, in the retail arena, medical spa industry and in the field of plastic surgery. Much of her knowledge about our services comes from partaking in many of them herself. Skin is our largest organ, so why not take care of it to slow down the aging process with results-based products and procedures is what you’ll hear her say!
Tracy’s an identical twin as well as a Colorado native. She’s a proud new homeowner, which she relishes in decorating with her partner, Randy. Her passions include college football, the Broncos and all things Denver sports! She loves her family & friends, entertaining, has an awesome boot collection and is currently obsessed with her new Weimaraner rescue puppy, Gunner!