MEET OUR STAFF
Dr. Parhiscar, MD FACS
Dual Board certified Plastic and Aesthetic surgeon who founded MintMD in 2019. Dr. Parhiscar comes with several years of experience, expertise, and intent to offer a full spectrum of care and compassion to his patients. Dr. Parhiscar completed his graduate medical education at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1991. He served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Kings County Hospital Center and Long Island College Hospital for nearly 12
years. Dr. Parhiscar spent a plethora of years shadowing and training with some of the best plastic surgeons in the country and has since been recognized for several leading awards.
Afshin Parhiscar, MD FACS
Medical Director since January 2017
Anu Verma, RN
Anu Verma, RN is an aesthetic nurse specialist at Medspa California. She has successfully performed thousands of treatments in laser hair removal and IPL/Photofacial, fractional lasers and dermabrasion. She has keen interest in administering botox, various dermal fillers, rosacea treatments, acne treatments, leg vein treatments, microneedling and sclerotherapy. She is also fully certified and experienced in doing treatments such as coolsculpting, skin tightening with Titan and Ultherapy and chemical peels.
Anu is passionate about client-care and the needs of each individual patient to achieve their aesthetic goals. In the past she has worked as an ICU and open heart nurse at John Muir Medical Center. She has been working in the cosmetic and aesthetic field for the past 19 years.
Anu has a BS and masters in nursing and hospital administration. She is a member of the American Dermatology Nursing association and serves as a trainer for laser companies including Cutera and allergan, and continues to train physicians on cosmetic procedures. She continues to take various courses and continued education programs to stay knowledgeable on the most modern and competent techniques.The results of her extensive training and experience shows in each and every patient’s face. Anu is a laser specialist that can truly be entrusted with your skincare and anti-aging needs. She is a dynamic, proactive, enthusiastic individual who utilizes her skills, knowledge, energy and passion to provide quality care for patients.
Anu Verma, RN
Patient Care Coordinator
With over 25 years’ experience in the field of Plastic Surgery, Melinda is a wonderful resource for our patients.
Warm, receptive and engaging, she has a sincere interest in patients, their positive experience with our practice and their satisfaction with their surgical result.
Melinda always remembers each patient is special to our practice. Although the field of plastic surgery is her area of expertise, she never forgets this is a unique, individual experience for each person. When patient feedback is given, Melinda is frequently mentioned as one of the people who made their experience a positive one. In addition to her interest in the Plastic Surgery field, Melinda is a fan of international travel, volunteering with various non-profit organizations, yoga, hiking, juicing, documentaries and spending quality time with family and friends.
Melinda, Patient Care Coordinator
Estela has 20 years of experience in army and through her leadership and passion for the aesthetic industry has played a significant role in the expansion and continued success of Medspa California. In addition to managing business operations, she is involved in all aspects of the practice including marketing, public relations, sales and patient satisfaction. Estela feels very fortunate to be a part of such an innovative
practice focused on the latest technology, offering the most beautiful, natural results possible. Estela enjoys meeting new patients and watching current patients achieve their aesthetic goals.
Raveena is our Operations Manager who is self-motivated, positive, and passionate about fostering a great environment and experience for our MedSpa patients. She leads the team in all structural and background operations. Raveena has a master's degree in biomedical sciences and is currently studying to obtain an MD degree. As a member of our team, Raveena establishes patient loyalty through proactive communication, recognition, and involvement in key decisions. She strives to create a satisfactory experience for all patients and leads the development of MedSpa as it expands to larger platforms.
Mariam Majeed is the newest addition to our Medapaca team. She works aside the Cosmetic provider in all non surgical procedures. She is in charge of patient care coordination for Medspaca California. Mariam has a very positive attitude and is willing to go out of her way to take any tasks to ensure our patients receive a 5 star experience we strive to provide. She is well organized, detail oriented and takes care of all patients before & after all procedures making sure they leave with a smile on their face.
Emilee is our new Patient Coordinator who loves to act as the bridge between patients and healthcare providers. From a young age, she has loved biology, especially human biology, pushing her to pursue a path in the medical field. Majoring in Neuroscience at Scripps College, she hopes to go to medical school and attain her MD degree. After summers of clinical research at UCSF Zuckerberg General Hospital and the Mayo Clinic, she desired a more patient interacting role in the medical community. Working here at MedSpa Ca, she is able to form relationships with patients and physicians alike, hoping to make their experience here as enjoyable and welcoming as she finds it to be. Her genuine and absolute hope is that every patient leaves with a smile and the self-confidence to achieve anything they set their minds to.