Edgar ballenas, MD
Dr. Edgar Ballenas has been certified in medical esthetics since 2004. He is a Board Eligible Emergency Medicine Physician, an Associate Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Physicians and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Dr. Ballenas is trained in providing patients (men and women) with Bio-identical testosterone hormone pellets for the treatment of fatigue, osteoporosis, night sweats, hot flashes, mood swings, loss of libido and loss of muscle tone.
Dr. Ballenas offers the most effective procedure in hair replacement today, utilizing the art of transferring hair follicle/bulb. He along with his advanced team of technicians, safely transfer individual hair follicles restoring hairline and fullness resulting in a youthful and confident appearance in both genders. To further enhance and stimulate hair growth, he employs the use of Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP).
Dr. Ballenas offers treatments utilizing microneedling with PRP to restore tone, texture and structure to aging skin. The PRP can also be incorporated with commercial (e.g. Juvaderm) or natural (autologus fat) products to enhance facial volume.
Under the guidance of specialists such as Dr Richard Goldfarb (Medical director for the autologous fibrin and platelet system, Selphyl), Dr. Ballenas now performs the placement of Platelet Rich Fibrin Matrix, in the treatment of acute, subacute and chronic pain conditions relative to the soft tissue and joints of the lower and upper extremities. His clients are among world class athletes in the sport of pro boxing and mixed martial arts.
The same Selphyl system is being utilized in the treatment of both male and female sexual dysfunction to optimize sexual health including female urinary incontinence.