Dr. Sabrina G. Fabi
Meet Dr. Sabrina G. Fabi
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
• Botox®/Dysport®/Xeomin®
• Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
• Liposculpture
• CoolSculpting with Zeltiq®
• Sclerotherapy
• 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.

  • English
  • Spanish
My Team

We offer a variety of cosmetic dermatology procedures and are acclaimed experts in laser treatmentsinjectablesvein treatments and liposculptureWe are proud to have the most renowned board-certified dermatologists in the world: 

  • Dr. Mitch Goldman
  • Dr. Kimberly Butterwick
  • Dr. William Groff

Dr. Fabi is a member of:

• The American Academy of Dermatology
• The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
• The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons
• The American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
• The American College of Phlebology
• California Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons
• Women’s Dermatologic Society

Awards and Honors:

2014  Dr. Robert W. Goltz Excellence in Teaching award- University of California - San Diego
2014  Founding Member, Leon Goldman Circle
2013  Realself Top 100 Award
2013  Compassionate Doctor’s Award
2013  Distinguished Service Award – 2013 AACS Annual Meeting Committee Patient’s Choice Young
2012 & 2013  Patient's Choice Award
2011 Young Investigator’s Writing Competition Award, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
2010  American Society for Dermatologic Surgery 2010 Cutting Edge Research Grant - An Investigation of Coagulation Cascade Activation and Induction of Fibrinolysis by Foam Sclerotherapy of Reticular Veins
2010  American College of Phlebology, Annual Congress Physician-in-Training Scholarship
2010  American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Annual Meeting Resident Scholarship
2010  American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery Scholarship
2009  American Academy of Dermatology, Residents’ International Travel Grant
2005  Gold Humanism Honor Society Nominee
2004  MVP award, Community Health Free Clinic
2003  Hispanic College of Excellence Research Fellowship Grant
1998-2002  Presidential Academic Award Scholarship
1999-2002  National Dean’s List
2002  Sigma Delta Pi National Honor Society
2000  NIH/University of Maryland - Malaria Research Training Fellowship


University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago, Illinois
M.D. (2006) – top 25th percentile

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, Illinois
BA Spanish (2002)
Concentration in Biology (2002)

Post Graduate Training:
2010-2011  Goldman Butterwick Fitzpatrick and Groff, Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, under Dr. Mitchel Goldman
Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery - Dermatological Cosmetic Surgery

2007-2010  University of Illinois College of Medicine – Chicago, Illinois Resident, Dermatology

2006-2007  St. Francis Hospital - Evanston, Illinois Internship, Transitional