International speaker, trainer and author, Dr. Sabrina Guillen Fabi is a double board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic cosmetic surgeon. She serves as Associate Research Director of the research department at the practice and is actively involved in multiple clinical studies, including Phase III FDA clinical trials. She believes in optimally enhancing the appearance of her patients by combining state-of-the art technology, with the most up-to-date medical evidence and an advanced skill set.
Dr. Fabi sees all dermatologic conditions, but specializes in the following cosmetic procedures:
• Non-invasive skin-tightening and contouring with devices such as Ulthera® and Exilis®
• Volume restoration of the face with injectables such as Sculptra®, Juvederm®, Belotero®, Restylane®, Radiesse®, Perlane® & LaViv®
• Cosmetic laser surgery
• Acne scar and scar treatment
• Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
• CoolSculpting with Zeltiq®
• Endovenous ablation of varicose veins
• Fat transfer
• Medical dermatology – including acne
Dr. Fabi was born and raised in Chicago. She obtained her medical degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, where she stayed on to complete her dermatology residency training. Further cosmetic surgery training included the completion of a fellowship through the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Fabi’s interest in medical research has taken her to Mali, Africa, through a program sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, where she contributed to the research and development of the malaria vaccine. Her continued interest in global dermatologic conditions has also taken her to the National Skin Centre in Singapore.
Dr. Fabi has published numerous articles in multiple peer-reviewed dermatology journals, in addition to co-authoring various book chapters on laser surgery, injectables and cosmeceuticals. She lectures regionally, nationally and internationally on aesthetic dermatology issues, and has appeared as a medical correspondent on Fox5 News San Diego.
Her continued interest in advancing the field of medicine through research won her the 2010 Cutting Edge Research Grant through the American Academy of Dermatologic Surgery and the Young Investigator’s Writing Competition in the journal of Dermatologic Surgery.
Outside of work, Dr. Fabi enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves to travel, seeing the world first-hand and learning about various cultures, languages, and art. Dr. Fabi is of Hispanic descent and fluent in Spanish.