Meet Our Clinical Team

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Our injector Valentina Shtefan

Physician Assistant

Valentina is a certified Physician Assistant with exceptional medical training, a background in modeling and a passion for beauty. Valentina was born and raised in Russia. She completed her high school with honors at the age of 16 and was accepted with a full scholarship to the medical doctoral program at Penza State Medical Institute. She completed three years of medical school before moving to the United States to continue her study abroad.

In the US, Valentina completed her Bachelor’s degree at Johnson State College and her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant at Le Moyne College Syracuse, NY both with a 4.0 GPA. She was accepted to the highly competitive, surgical PA residency program at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. As part of her training she worked with the world’s top plastics and general surgeons and developed exceptional surgical and patient management skills. She finished her residency with honors and remained on staff at Johns Hopkins as a surgical PA until she moved to Florida in 2014.

In Florida she joined the Professional Surgical Assistants group. She has worked with many plastic surgeons in the area and has been training at Suria Plastic surgery for facial aesthetics, lasers, and RF treatments. Valentina has also been trained by the nation’s best specialists on facial injection such as Dr. Shino Bay Aguilera and Dr. Whitney Bowe. Valentina had completed advanced training with Allergan and Galderma aesthetics companies on products including Botox Dysport, Restylane, Juvederm and Voluma.

Valentina had mastered the art of smoothing age lines and winkles, contouring the face, and reshaping the lips. She is very excited to be your trusted facial injector.

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Our injector Elisa Strennen

Physician Assistant

Elisa is a certified physician assistant specializing in medical aesthetics. Providing treatments utilizing products that help clients look and feel younger, the best version of themselves. She began her medical career in the US Air Force specializing in surgery in 1984. Elisa then went on to receive her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies from Nova Southeastern University and has worked in Broward and Palm Beach counties for the past 7 years. She looks forward to working with clients to achieve the best results possible.

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Dr. Jaimie Flores

Medical Director

Dr. Jaime Flores excels in all matters aesthetic. His surgical expertise took shape at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, where his unique skill at sculpting the body culminated in the creation of a new reconstructive breast surgery, the LSGAP, which often is referred to as the “Flores flap.” Dr. Flores drew on his innovative and extensive reconstructive experience to hone the art of elective, aesthetic surgery. Whether you are seeking correction, enhancement, or rejuvenation, Dr. Flores caters his craft to, and delights in realizing, the unique wishes of each patient.  

He is proud to offer his clients the comfort of discrete, in-house procedures at a cutting-edge surgical suite designed by, and custom-built for, Dr. Flores with a view towards ensuring a luxurious and personalized experience.

An American Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Flores’ clinical and practical experience, and innate talent, is world-renowned. Domestically, Dr. Flores enjoyed a full-time faculty position in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. His gift for both performing and teaching surgery led to invitations to lecture and teach abroad. He now regularly travels internationally to instruct foreign surgeons on surgical techniques he has pioneered or practiced to perfection. Dr. Flores performs over 650 surgeries annually and has privileges at all local-area hospitals. He continually is recruited to improve upon medical equipment, and currently consults on the make and surgical use of state-of-the-art technologies.

Locally, Dr. Flores’ generous heart is legendary. In addition to taking his time when consulting with patients, Dr. Flores’ attention to his patients’ well-being post-operation is unparalleled. This is true for paying patients and for the countless patients who have benefited from Dr. Flores’ philanthropic work. Every year, Dr. Flores attends four to five international medical missions where he performs surgeries for cleft lips, cleft palates, burn scars, and other congenital deformities. He has been involved in missionary work since his college years and continues to devote himself to healing people in impoverished communities.

Dr. Flores grew up several blocks away from Johns Hopkins and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology while playing football for the Maryland Terrapins from 1989-1994. He graduated from the University of Maryland Medical School and completed residencies in both Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Otolaryngology. A perfectionist, humanitarian, and above all, a humble surgeon, Dr. Flores’ dedication to surgery and commitment to excellence is evident in every aspect of the practice he founded, Flores Plastic Surgery.
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Irina Surdu

Esthetician

Irina Surdu is a licensed esthetician and a semi-permanent makeup artist through the Florida Board of Cosmetology. She received her training at Boca Beauty Academy and graduated in 2015. Since graduating Irina continues her education with post graduate courses and seminars. To ensure that her clients are getting the latest in products and services, her ongoing studies include:  Advanced Concept in Medical Skincare, Treatments Aging Skin, Micro needling, Dermaplaning, Chemical Peels, Eyelash Lifting, Microblading , plus many other skin related categories.

Irina is coming from a beautiful country Moldova. She considers it “a blessing and a privilege” to have found a career here in the Unites States that not only helps people achieve clear and healthy skin, but a career that helps people feel good about themselves! The most enjoyable part of her work is seeing great results on her clients.

As a skin care therapist, Irina feels that educating the clients on their skin is one of the most major aspects of her career. She believes that it is important to teach people on the benefits of being healthy both inside and out. Irina thinks that by providing her clients with the knowledge and tools to correct variety of issues, she can help each individual reach their skin care goal. Her dedication to skin care and body care will reflect in her clients unique and beautiful skin, leading them to feel more secure and confident with themselves.