As a leading expert in non-invasive and minimally invasive procedures for facial rejuvenation and maintenance, laser surgery and body contouring, Dr. Tina West offers the most advanced treatments and services in the industry at The West Institute in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
AcuPulse Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing
A state-of-the-art fractional resurfacing laser that targets wrinkles, fine lines and skin tone and texture with minimal downtime. One week of downtime.
The Gold-standard laser safe enough to use on infants a week of age. Treats rosacea, broken capillaries, redness, scars, keloids, stretch marks and certain birthmarks.
Reduces the appearance of cellulite on the thighs. (view more before & after pictures)
The first FDA-approved no –downtime laser resurfacing to correct and prevent unwanted sings of aging by visibly illuminating skin tone, smoothing skin texture, increasing radiance, shrinking pores and improving tone.
Eliminates stubborn fat without surgery or downtime. (view more before & after photos)
The gold-standard for erasing acne scars. A patented “fractionated” laser technology that targets aging and sun damaged skin, safely penetrating the skin’s deeper layers and stimulating your body’s own natural healing process to create new collagen.
A broad-spectrum light that improves the appearance of photo-aged skin, removes age spots, most brown pigmented lesions, blotchy brown pigmentation and redness caused by broken capillaries.
A no-downtime micro-needling treatment with radio frequency that targets fine lines and tightens skin on any area of the body, including the neck. Infini is also one of the only devices available to treat mature (white) stretch marks and is one of the best devices for the treatment of acne scarring.
Enhances and restores youthful facial contours by naturally and gradually replacing volume that is lost over time.
Juvederm Volbella injectable gel is for injection into the lips for lip augmentation and for correction of perioral rhytids.
A non-surgical and non-invasive treatment that permanently destroys fat cells. Improves the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin, also called “double chin.”
Nd: YAG Laser System
The laser removes pigmented lesions, such as spots, freckles and birthmarks.
Treats redness of the face and neck, rosacea, sun/age spots, face and leg veins, freckles, scars and stretchmarks, warts and psoriasis.
Restylane can be for lip augmentation in younger patients and for lip reflation in older patients. Also corrects moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds).
Restylane Lyft is now approved by the FDA for cheek augmentation and the correction of age-related midface contour deficiencies.
Restylane Silk is the first FDA-approved product specifically designed for lip augmentation and the smoothing of wrinkles around the mouth in patients 21 years of age and older.
Multiple treatment sessions are necessary to restore volume in people who are more sunken and require more volume that what is typically achieved with HA fillers (Voluma, Juvederm, etc). Sculptra corrects volume loss and lasts 2-5 years.
1 hour in-office non –surgical procedure that is FDA-approved to lift skin by applying ultrasound energy. Can be used to lift skin on the full face, along the jawline, to lift the brows and on areas of the body by stimulating the production fo new collaen and elastin deep below skin’s surface.