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Jonathan M. Sykes, M.D.
Travis T. Tollefson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
FOCUS: The UC Davis Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery group helps patients improve the way they look and feel about their appearance through plastic surgery, minimally invasive procedures and non-surgical treatments. Under the direction of former American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery President, Jonathan Sykes, M.D., the department serves patients of all ages, helping to improve the skin and facial structures, reverse the signs of aging, and correct functional difficulties. Dr. Sykes and Dr. Tollefson specialize in cosmetic surgery of the face. CHARITABLE WORK: Both Dr. Sykes and Dr. Tollefson are deeply involved with numerous charitable organizations. They often travel abroad on humanitarian missions to provide pro bono surgeries, primarily for those with cleft lips and palates or other genetic deformities. Serving these children in need has been Dr. Sykes’ and Dr. Tollefson’s greatest professional privilege. WHAT SETS THEM APART: The hallmark of the practice is creating a natural appearance, avoiding the “operated on” look of exaggerated features or pulled skin. The goal is to achieve a proportional balance between features for a definite, but subtle, enhancement.
UC Davis Medical Center • 2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 6206, Sacramento
Mats Hagström, M.D. • Leonardo Rasi, M.D.
Elite Body Sculpture
FOCUS: We specialize in cosmetic surgery using only AirSculpt Laser Liposculpture. This unique patented procedure is available exclusively at Elite Body Sculpture—no needles, scalpels or stitches, nor general anesthesia required. Our procedures include fat transfer, Brazilian Butt Lift, breast augmentation, gynecomastia and general liposuction. EDUCATION: Dr. Hagström completed undergraduate studies at Stanford University and received degrees from Boston University School of Medicine and University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. Dr. Rasi attended Pacific Union College, and obtained his medical degree at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS: Drs. Rasi and Hagström hold memberships with numerous well-established organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. WHAT SETS THEM APART: We present appropriate, honest patient expectations and treat all clients as members of our own families. SPARE TIME: During his off-hours, Dr. Hagström can be found cooking, cycling or in the company of his son. When not in the office, Dr. Rasi enjoys spending time with his family, reading and snow skiing. FREE ADVICE: A good, comfortable relationship with your doctor is very important. Do your research, get second opinions and listen to what other patients have to say.
5 Medical Plaza Drive, Ste. 150, Roseville • (916) 797-1133 • Fax: (916) 797-1138 • elitebodysculpture.com
Shahriar Mabourakh, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Folsom Plastic Surgery & Laser Center
FOCUS: Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Shahriar Mabourakh has dedicated more than 20 years to enhancing personal appearances and transforming lives. He is recognized for his surgical skills in breast enhancement, the innovative use of tummy tuck techniques and the latest training in a natural-appearing face-lift. In a field where experience counts, Dr. Mabourakh’s expertise speaks for itself. Dr. Mabourakh encourages patients to adopt a healthy lifestyle to achieve their desired results, and surpass what can be accomplished with surgery alone. WHAT SETS HIM APART: He offers patients both surgical and nonsurgical procedures, providing the facts about what is safe and realistic. He empowers patients with information, and answers every question before, during, or after a procedure. Along with cosmetic treatments, Dr. Mabourakh performs complex reconstructive procedures to improve function after traumatic injury or illness, such as breast reconstruction after cancer to nasal surgery for correcting breathing problems. Dr. Mabourakh attributes his successful practice to his extensive referral base of satisfied patients and a well-trained, caring staff.
1561 Creekside Drive, Suite 110, Folsom • (916) 984-8585
1805 N. California St., Suite 308, Stockton • (209) 464-5656
Afshin Eslami, M.D.
Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery
FOCUS: If losing a significant amount of weight to improve your health is your goal, slimlifesolutions has the solution for you. EDUCATION: Dr. Afshin Eslami is a fellowship trained Bariatric Surgeon practicing in the Sacramento area. His goal is to provide the highest standard of care for his patients seeking weight loss surgery. He keeps current on all the newest information regarding Bariatric Surgery and works collaboratively with the Bariatric Healthcare Team at the hospital where he performs the surgery. WHAT SETS US APART: “It is important to have a seamless transition for our patients between preparing for surgery, the hospital experience and then long-term follow-up” says Dr. Eslami. “I work closely with a multi-disciplinary team to assure safe patient care is provided along that continuum. Because this surgery is not just a physical change for our patients but requires a mental and lifestyle change as well, it is imperative we follow our patients closely for years to come.” OFF HOUR ACTIVITIES: When not working, Dr. Eslami enjoys playing the piano, playing tennis, swimming and spending quality time with his family.
7501 Hospital Drive, Suite 305, Sacramento
Kathryn C. Amirikia, M.D.
Kathryn C. Amirikia, M.D., Inc.
FOCUS: Dr. Amirikia specializes in the field of general surgery, with an emphasis on breast surgical oncology. EDUCATION:Dr. Amirikia is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and holds a BS in chemistry. She obtained her MS inchemistry from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, and completed her medical training at Wayne State University School of Medicine,Detroit, MI. She also is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. WHAT SETS HER APART: Personalized care and attention are of great importance to Dr. Amirikia. She carefully creates a customized treatment plan for each of her patients. PROFESSIONALAFFILIATIONS: Dr. Amirikia holds memberships with numerous prestigious medical organizations including the American Medical Association, the Society of Surgical Oncology, the Association of Women Surgeons, the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the American Association for Cancer Research. FREE ADVICE: Exercise improves your chances of survival. CHARITABLE WORK: Dr. Amirikia donated free surgical services to Muni Ashram in Goraj, India. SPARE TIME: During her off-hours, Dr. Amirikia enjoys playing with her son and reading, as well as hiking, running, poetry and photography.
7501 Hospital Drive, Suite 305, Sacramento, CA 95823
Kenneth M. Toft, M.D.
Toft Facial Surgery
FOCUS: Dr. Kenneth M. Toft is considered Sacramento’s expert in facial plastic surgery. EDUCATION: He began his surgical training at Stanford University, continued his studies as a Clinical Instructor in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at UCLA, and has been the Medical Director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy San Juan Medical Center for thirteen years. This impressive pedigree is backed up with exceptional results. WHAT SETS HIM APART: Focusing entirely on the face, Dr. Toft has a reputation of giving patients natural appearing results with a quick recovery utilizing the most modern techniques available. Dr. Toft uses his expertise to minimize the signs of surgery so his patients can return to their active lifestyle looking refreshed, youthful and balanced. Not ready for surgery? Dr. Toft also personally performs all fillers, Botox®, Dysport®, and Photofacial treatments. In addition, a licensed Medical Esthetician can provide expertise in corrective peels, Dermasweep treatments, and pharmaceutical-grade skincare. If you are considering facial plastic surgery or would like to attend an informational seminar, make an appointment with “the expert” in Facial Plastic Surgery, Kenneth M. Toft, M.D.
959 Reserve Drive • Roseville • (916) 782-TOFT (8638)
Andrea Willey, M.D.
Surgical & Aesthetic Dermatology
FOCUS: Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgery and aesthetic dermatology. EDUCATION: UCSF School of Medicine, Internship Yale, Dermatology University of Minnesota, Advanced Dermatologic Surgery at OHSU.HONORS: UC Regents Scholar, Frank H. Buck Scholar. WHAT SETS HER APART: Dr. Willey is a uniquely talented Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgeon and leader in aesthetic dermatology with expertise in laser surgery, facial and body contouring, and minimally invasive aesthetic surgery. INNOVATIONS: Advancing techniques in dermatologic surgery and expanding laser and light technology for restoring youth and preventing skin cancer.AFILLIATIONS: Fellow ACMS, ASDS, ASLMS, AAD.
2277 Fair Oaks Boulevard, Suite 402
Sacramento, CA 95825
T 916-922-SKIN F 916-922-MOHS
Uzra L. Khursand, D.D.S.
Sunriver Dental Care
FOCUS: A combination of cosmetic and sedation dentistry training allows Dr. Khursand to perform standard and complex dental treatments in the most comfortable and relaxing environment. Sunriver Dental Care provides dental implant restoration, all porcelain crowns and veneers, and Invisalign. The practice provides high quality dentistry in oral health, smile preservation, and cosmetic smile enhancement. EDUCATION: Dr. Khursand graduated from the West Virginia School of Dentistry, and completed her residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at New York University. PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS: Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, and affiliated with several dental organizations. WHAT SETS HER APART: Dr. Khursand’s all-female staff provides a woman’s gentle touch for patients of all ages, and treats every patient like an extended family member.
2200 Sunrise Blvd., Suite 100
Gold River, CA 95670
Phone: (916) 635-1191
Fax: (916) 635-7432
Jeffrey Sweat, MD
Rosalee Shorter, PA-C
FOCUS: Dr. Jeffrey Sweat and his PA Rosalee Shorter have launched J. Sweat Plastic Surgery. After more than seven years with Mercy Medical Group, the team is now in private practice to pursue a higher quality and more individualized level of patient care. PASSION & PURPOSE: Uncovering the best of you! J. Sweat Plastic Surgery believes in tailoring a specific plan to each individual patient to achieve a personalized experience. WHAT SETS J. SWEAT PLASTIC SURGERY APART: Dr. Sweat firmly believes it is his job to educate patients about their surgical options and then empower them to make the decision that gives them the best surgical outcome. As an expert injector, Rosalee Shorter is available in the office once a month to serve the needs of her loyal patient following.
83 Scripps Drive, Suite 130
Sacramento, CA 95825
Stefanie Shore, DDS
Esthetic and Reconstructive Dentistry
FOCUS: Comprehensive dentistry including Smile Makeovers and Cosmetic dentistry, Implant placement and restoration and Sedation for anxious patients. EDUCATION: Dr. Shore graduated with honors from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry and received her undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley. CHAIRSIDE MANNER: Dr. Shore provides thorough, compassionate and gentle dental care in a comfortable and modern environment. She prides herself on exceptional dentistry and excellent service for her patients.OUR REPUTATION: Voted Top Dentist by Sacramento magazine, Best of Carmichael 2014, Angies List Super Service Award Winner for 3 years. ADVICE: A beautiful, confident and healthy smile can be yours! Visit the Smile Gallery page of our website to see the beautiful results we’ve achieved for our current patients and what we can do for YOU!
6660 Coyle Avenue, Ste. 240, Carmichael
(916) 966-4341 • Fax (916) 966-5344