Gennady (Gene) Rubinstein, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon
Certified by the American Board of Dermatology
Clinical Instructor, UCLA
Member, American Society for
Laser Medicine and Surgery

rubinsteinlabcoatDr. Rubinstein completed undergraduate studies at UCLA, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He graduated from the Boston University School of Medicine with honors. While in Boston, Dr. Rubinstein was a Research Fellow in Lasers in Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Rubinstein completed his Dermatology residency at U.C. Irvine.

Dr. Rubinstein is Certified by the American Board of Dermatology and Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Fellow of American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery and a Member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Dr. Rubinstein has written numerous articles for medical journals and presents research at national meetings. He trains other physicians on lasers, fillers and other procedures in dermatology. He is currently a Clinical Instructor and teaches dermatology residents at UCLA.

His expertise includes treatment of acne and psoriasis, phototherapy, and rejuvenation of aging skin.

Dr. Rubinstein often provides expert opinion on various subjects in dermatology to the media.

Our State-of-the-art Laser Center is equipped with the latest advances in lasers in Dermatology. Dr. Rubinstein is an expert in injectable fillers including Restylane, Juvederm, Voluma, Sculptra, Radiesse, BellaFill and Belotero.  Serving a celebrity clientele Dr. Rubinstein is an expert in achieving a natural youthful appearance using Botox, Lasers and Fillers.  A top aesthetic injector in the Los Angeles area and the US, Dr. Rubinstein’s patients benefit from manufacturer programs only available to top injectors.   Dr. Rubinstein only purchases fillers and other products directly from the manufacturers, insuring safety and efficacy.

Eric Lovato, PA-C

Physician Assistant

ericlovato-163x215Eric is a California State and National Board Certified Dermatology Physician Assistant. He completed his Physician Assistant studies at Western University of Health Sciences in 2001, receiving Special Recognition for his knowledge of Surgery from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He has a solid background in General Medicine, having practiced at a large multi-specialty group.

Eric specializes in both Clinical and Cosmetic Dermatology. His areas of expertise include General Dermatology with special focus on Acne, Dermatological Surgery, Laser Tattoo removal, Fractionated Laser Facial Resurfacing of wrinkles and acne scars with Fraxel and Active FX, Eximer UVB Laser treatments for Psoriasis and Vitiligo, Cosmelan for pigmentation disorders, and General Skin Care Services and Product Knowledge for Acne and Anti-Aging. Eric is considered among the top aesthetic injectors in the Los Angeles area for Botox, Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma, and Kybella,  Specializing in natural looking results. With his meticulous technique, warm and caring “bedside” manner, and extensive range of expertise and experience with therapeutic laser procedures, Eric is an integral member of our team.

Cecil James (Jim) Fackrell, PA-C

Physician Assistant

jimLowRezJim is a Member of the Society of Dermatology and Physician Assistants with over 15 years of experience in Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.  He served as senior medic for the US Army Special Forces where he trained to become a Physician Assistant.

Jim has recently relocated to California from Kansas. He has earned many accolades and recognitions throughout his career and has an excellent bedside manner with genuine passion for his patients. He works closely with Dr. Rubinstein to increase access to management of medical and surgical dermatology for patients of all ages. Jim is the primary provider in our Simi Valley location.

A knowledgeable clinician, Jim has extensive experience and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of complex dermatologic conditions, including skin cancer and psoriasis.  With an excellent eye for aesthetic skin rejuvenation, Jim has a gentle and natural approach to injectibles and laser procedures.  His surgical technique benefits from his aesthetic skills.


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