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Congratulations to our Maverick Award Recipients

The following practitioners have been named a VCS Maverick by their peers. Their progressive, innovative ideas have been recognized for the lasting impact they will have on medical aesthetics!

2022 Mavericks

Michelle Henry, MD

Kian Karimi, MD

Gregory Chernoff, MD

Joel Cohen, MD

John Fezza, MD 

Gregory Chernoff, MD

Carolyn Jacob, MD 

Suneel Chilukuri, MD

Ross Clevens, MD

Adam Scheiner, MD

Kevin Sadati, MD

Ana Carolina Victoria, MD

Christopher Zoumalan, MD

P. Daniel Ward, MD

Cat Burkat, MD

Joel Schlessinger, MD

Sachin Shridharani, MD

Tarik M. Husain, MD

2021 Mavericks

Patrick Bitter Jr., MD - Shining A New Light on IPL

Suneel Chilukuri, MD - A Novel Pigment Corrector with Clinical Evidence: Stabilized-Cysteamine 5% Cream

Joel Cohen, MD - Subject Satisfaction with Semi-Annual Treatments of AbobotulinumtoxinA is High Among Both Previously Treated and Toxin-Naïve Cohorts

Stella Desyatnikova, MD - Treatment of Filler Related Vascular Occlusion Using Handheld Portable Ultrasound Device

Sabrina Fabi, MD - Combination Methods to Treat the Lower Face and Neck and Combining Biostimulators and HA for Full Facial Restoration

Neil Gordon, MD - Evidence-Based Approach to Facial Rejuvenation - Validating the Surgical Model and Pearls From 25 Years of Deep Plane Rhytidectomy and Revision Rhytidectomy: Understanding Etiology to Produce Predictable Outcomes

Sherrif Ibrahim, MD - Evaluation of a Novel 1927 nm Laser in Combination with Broad Band Light for Treatment of Photoaging and Pigmentation

Jonathan Kaplan, MD - The Single Incision Minimally Invasive (SIMI) Neck Lift

Kian Karimi, MD - The Role of Platelet Rich Fibrin in Rhinoplasty

Terrence Keaney, MD - Delayed Filler Nodules: What We Know and Don’t Know

Khalil Khatri, MD - Nonsurgical Vaginal Rejuvenation

John Joseph, MD - A Potential Cure for Acute Bell’s Palsy and The Road to Patenting this Indication

Wendy Lee, MD - Periocular Rejuvenation with Injections and Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty 101

Jennifer Levine, MD - Contouring the Lower Face - Not Your Mother’s Facelift

Sean Paul, MD - Percutaneous Light-Guided Suture Suspension Combined with Energy-Based Skin Tightening: A Complete Solution for the Aging Neck

Steven Pearlman, MD - Why are Crooked Noses and Faces More Prevalent Now More than Ever?

Renato Saltz, MD - Abdominoplasty Pearls

Sachin Shridharani, MD - Enzymatic Subcision and Remodeling After Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum-aaes (CCH) Subcutaneous Injection: Evidence from Porcine and Human Studies

Robyn Siperstein, MD - Advance Filler & Toxin: Top 5 Pearls

Ben Talei, MD - Deep Plane Face and Neck Lifting Modifications and Advanced Lip Design Using the Deep Plane Lip Lift Technique - A Novel Approach to Lip and Corner Lift