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Emil Shakov, MD, FACS

Board certified aesthetic surgeon Dr. Emil Shakov was fellowship trained in bariatric, Advanced GI, and Minimally Invasive Surgery. He went on to master a wide range of aesthetic procedures including those focusing on anti-aging and medical weight loss.

He specializes in minimally invasive face-lifts, chemical peels, dermal filler treatments, skin rejuvenation treatments, cellulite treatment, and more.

Dr. Shakov has also published a wide range of papers and spoken on topics within the field, which has helped him grow a reputation as a regional authority in aesthetic surgical and non-surgical procedures over the years. Today he takes pride in helping patients with all types of aesthetic needs to meet their goals.


Rada Shakov, MD

Dr. Rada Shakov is a board-certified gastroenterologist. Since 2010she has helped provide gastroenterology services to patients as well as aesthetic treatments including CoolSculpting, Ultherapy, weight loss programs, and more.

Dr. Shakov studied at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center and then trained at the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, and is a well-known author who has won awards for her research in the field.

Over the years, Dr. Shakov has continued to work to improve her craft and regularly seeks out and learns more about new techniques and technologies that she can then apply to her work. This helps ensure that her patients get the best treatments possible.

  • Very pleased with the result of my treatment for facial hair removal.

  • I was nervous about my first visit and about switching doctors, and was so pleasantly surprised with [Dr. Emil's] kindness, professionalism, caring, thorough examination, and vast knowledge...

  • I had a great experience. Dr. Shakov is very friendly and informative.

  • I am currently in the middle of Dr. Shakov’s hair removal procedure and I am way more than happy with the entire experience! I recommend Dr. Shakov to anybody and everybody!

  • My father had a great experience with the doctor and I would recommend him for your general surgical needs. Entire family was very happy with him.

  • Addressed all my concerns. Took his time explaining everything.

  • My husband and I have both had surgery with Dr. Shakov in the last month. We consider him to be a kind caring individual. He spoke to you in Layman’s terms and answered all questions with much patience.

  • I found my visit very informative...Dr.Shakov was very professional and explained what he was doing from beginning to end. He also had a very nice personality.

  • Dr. Shakov is very attentive and shows great professionalism and concern to the patient. Will return myself and advise my friends and relatives to see and have the procedures done by Dr. Shakov.

  • Dr. Shakov is an excellent doctor. I highly recommend him for any aesthetic procedures. I had a birth mark removed and laser hair removal. He made both uncomfortable procedures as comfortable as possible!

  • Addressed all my concerns in a compassionate way. Explained procedure thoroughly. Great bedside manner! Thank you Dr Shakov for a great experience!