Lisa Cheley Espinoza, MD, Owner/Medical Director
Dancing for a major ballet company takes a tremendous amount of discipline and dedication – but it turns out that Dr. Espinoza was just warming up. Before graduating from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Espinoza trained and danced for the Los Angeles Classical Ballet, San Francisco Ballet and the Joffrey Ballet, among others. She then followed her heart and pursued another passion – medicine – by earning her medical degree from the Drexel College of Medicine in Philadelphia where she was Medical School Class President. She then went on to obtain advanced residency training, acting as Chief Resident. She founded La Chelé Medical Aesthetics over 15 years ago and has dedicated her career to the full-time practice of cosmetic dermatology and laser medicine. As one of the highest volume injectors in the United States, she has extensive experience in all neurotoxin and dermal filler administration. She owns and operates La Chelé Medical Aesthetics—the “Best of Philadelphia”, “Best Aesthetic Physician”and “Best of Bucks County” laser center, medical spa, and injectable practice drawing upon the tri-state area which now boasts several locations. With 50 full time employees, 26 lasers, and status of top 1% injectable practice in the United States, it is the go-to facility for all your skincare needs.
Dr. Lisa Espinoza serves as a national trainer, speaker, and advisory consultant for Allergan and Galderma, the makers of Botox, Dysport, Restylane and Juvederm family of fillers and multiple other regenerative, aesthetic and laser companies such as Cynosure and InMode. Dr. Espinoza has a passion for clinical research and clinical writing where she successfully published several clinical studies and articles in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology and Journal of Drugs in Dermatology and a book chapter in the third edition of Cosmetic Facial Surgery. Additionally, Dr. Lisa Espinoza is one of the first practitioners in the United States to specialize in advanced PDO thread lifting techniques from S. Korea. She has a love for teaching and has trained hundreds of dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and aesthetic providers in the United States and abroad.
Dr. Lisa Espinoza utilizes state-of-the-art equipment to provide maximal results with the least amount of treatments. Dr. Espinoza is known for her very personalized approach and diligence for safety. With her artistic talents, procedural expertise, and passion for aesthetic medicine she has spent over a decade perfecting the art of healthy aging. She is fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS), Skin of Color Society (SOC), International Hair Restoration Society, and a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS). In 2020, she was awarded the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) accreditation, which is a highly coveted distinction for women owned U.S. companies.