Edgar H. Ballenas, MD
Dr. 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 certified to offer treatments in the field of permanent hair reduction, photo skin rejuvenation, removal of pigmented, and fine vascular lesions. Also, Dr. Ballenas is certified in performing injectables (Botox, Dysport, Restylane, Radiesse, Juvederm, and other fillers). Recently, he has become certified in the art of placing absorbable Polydioxanone (PDO) threads for a nonsurgical approach in collagenases and lifting for the face, neck, and body.
Dr. Ballenas is also proud to offer body sculpting lipolysis to relieve individuals of those areas which can not be reduced by diet or exercise. Smartlipo and Vaser body sculpting has been proven to be very effective for the treatment of lipomas, excessive sweating, cellulite, stretch marks, and gynecomastia.
Smartlipo and Vaser body sculpting procedures are very gratifying and are performed under light oral sedation with minimal downtime.
His certifications and training in this area are:
Laser Lipolysis Fundamentals at the Advanced Body Sculpting Institute in CO. under the supervision of Dr. Millard.
Center for Smartlipo in Langhorne, PA- Completion of Laser Liposuction Workshop.
Dr. Ballenas is proud to have recently been certified in performing LipoSonix (the most effective non-invasive body sculpting procedure), Thermi-Tight (a fast and effective treatment for sculpting and tightening the neck) and Thermi Va, the FDA approved treatment for women who require vaginal tightening.
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 Neo Graft. He along with his an advanced team of technicians, safely transfers 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 micro-needling with PRP to restore tone, texture, and structure to aging skin. The PRP can also be incorporated with commercial (e.g. Juvaderm) or natural (autologous fat) products to enhance facial volume.
Last update of the article: 08/29/2020