With over 30 years of experience in the field of general and plastic surgery, nurse practitioner Anita Gardner has an impressive list of credentials. After graduating from nursing school in San Francisco, CA, she continued her education at Stanford University where she received prestigious training in operating room techniques. From there, she furthered her skill set by completing advanced certifications in BOTOX® applications, dermal filler injections, the patented ArqueDerma® technique, and intravenous nutritional therapy. Currently, she is a member of the following professional organizations: the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, the American Academy of Dermatology DermCare Team, and the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses.
By applying scientific and artistic techniques, Anita is able to dramatically enhance the aesthetic of her patients while maintaining their naturally beautiful look. Anita says, "I enjoy giving each patient the look they desire and watching their excitement after seeing the transformation." Her attentive bedside manner and expert skills have made her an invaluable member of our ZO Skin Centre® staff.
Anita sees Pasadena patients every Wednesday and the first Saturday of every month. She sees San Gabriel patients every Thursday and the third Saturday of every month.