Our Philosophy

TriBeCa MedSpa Philosophy

TriBeCa MedSpa is where the world of beauty meets advanced medical technology to provide you with a higher level of care.  Located in Historic TriBeCa, our soothing spa-like setting allows you to relax while our expert staff supports you in making the kind of beauty decisions that will also be healthy decisions.  We understand the importance of skincare, and that having great skin is a key to your confidence and sense of well-being.  

  

MEET OUR TEAM 


 

Dr. Gerald D. Ginsberg, M.D., F.A.C.S, Medical Director

Dr. GDr. Gerald D. Ginsberg, TriBeCa MedSpa’s Medical Director, is a highly esteemed plastic and reconstructive surgeon.  In private practice since 1983 in New York City, he serves as the Director of Plastic Surgery at New York Downtown Hospital.  

Dr. Ginsberg's extensive background includes expertise in blepharoplasty, liposuction, facialplasty and breast surgery. As our Medical Director since 2005, Dr. Ginsberg has brought a wealth of knowledge and experience to TriBeCa MedSpa. As a Physician, he leads the team in continuing education and advanced procedure trainings.  Dr. Ginsberg is board certified in Plastic Surgery, and received his medical degree from Northwestern University.  He completed his residencies in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery and a fellowship in Hand Surgery at NYU Medical Center.

Dr. Ginsberg is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery.  He has been recognized in many national publications for his medical excellence and has been named one of the “Best Doctors in New York” by New York Magazine’s annual Best Doctors Issue over ten times.

 

Michele Rivard, RPA-C, MS Physician Assistant, Plastic Surgery

Michele HeadshotMichele Rivard, TriBeCa MedSpa’s Injectable Expert and Botox Strategist, graduated Cum Laude from Long Island University’s Physician Assistant program and also holds a graduate degree in surgery from Alderson-Broaddus College in West Virginia.  With over 14 years experience working as a Physician Assistant in Plastic and Reconstructive surgery, Michele is uniquely sympathetic to her patients needs and found her way into the aesthetics field after she herself experienced facial paralysis after an accident.  She uses her extensive knowledge in facial anatomy to enhance a client’s natural beauty when administering both Botox and Dermal Fillers.

Michele has worked in the operating room as first assistant to Dr. Gerald Ginsberg along with many other top surgeons in New York.  She is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Lasers in Medicine & Surgery and the Association of Plastic Surgery Physician Assistants.

Michele has also been involved in various research projects over the years, including FDA trials and has expansive experience with various lasers.   Renowned in New York City for her ability to tailor Botox to each individual’s preferred look, Michele has a devoted following and has been with TriBeCa MedSpa for six years.  


Camellia Zheng, Lead Medical Aesthetician

Camellia Zheng, TriBeCa MedSpa’s Lead Medical Aesthetician, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland and graduated from the prestigious Atielier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics in New York City.  Camellia has been in aesthetics for seven years and has been with TriBeCa MedSpa since its conception in 2006.  Serving as the aesthetics team leader, Camellia is certified as an advanced laser specialist in Laser Hair Removal, Laser Genesis, Photo Genesis, Laser Vein Removal, Limelight, Titan and Fraxel.  In addition, she is an expert in formulating Chemical Peels, and has an advanced certification from PCA.  Her ability to create customized home skin care regimens allows her clients to continue and build on their treatments results.  


Suen Lee
, Medical Aesthetician

Suen Lee, TriBeCa MedSpa’s Medical Aesthetician, holds a degree from FIT and graduated from the prestigious Atielier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics in New York City.  With over six years of experience in aesthetics and five years with TriBeCa MedSpa, Suen is certified as an advanced laser specialist in Laser Hair Removal, Laser Genesis, Photo Genesis, Laser Vein Removal, Limelight, Titan and Fraxel.  In addition, she is an expert in formulating Chemical Peels, and has an advanced certification from PCA, and is TriBeCa MedSpa’s acne specialist.  Suen’s unique ‘big picture’ approach combines customized treatments with an individualized home care regimen to provide her clients with long-term results.


Kristen Murphy, Medical Aesthetician, Product Specialist

Kristen Murphy,TriBeCa MedSpa’s Product Specialist and Continuing Education Liason, holds a bachelor’s degree from Villanova University and graduated with honors from the Aesthetics Science Institute.  Kristen is an expert in many product lines including PCA, SkinCeuticals, OBAGI, DNA, and Camille of New York Cosmeceuticals.  With over five years of experience in aesthetics and two years with TriBeCa MedSpa, Kristen is considered one of the top consult specialists in New York City and is an expert on all aesthetic and laser treatments available at TriBeCa MedSpa. 


Lynn Sullivan, Medical Aesthetician, Obagi Specialist

Lynn Sullivan, TriBeCa MedSpa’s Medical Aesthetician and Obagi Medical Products expert, has been practicing Aesthetics for over 25 years. Lynn graduated from the Pittsburgh Beauty Academy and holds a Medical Aesthetics Certification from the prestigious Colorado School of Paramedical Aesthetics. Before joining the TriBeCa MedSpa team, Lynn worked with world-renowned Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Suzan Obagi for over a decade.  Lynn specializes in the treatment of all skin types and skin issues such as anti-aging, Melasma, Rosacea, and Acne. Her laser expertise includes Fraxel, Laser Genesis, Limelight and Laser Hair Removal along with advanced certification in Chemical peels, Dermaplaning and Medical Grade Facials. Lynn’s extensive knowledge of skin allows her to design the most effective treatment programs and home care regimens customized for an individual’s complete skin health. 

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