Jo-Ann is the Founder and Manager of Beyond Beautiful Aesthetics, Ltd. In keeping with our philosophy of investing in oneself, Jo-Ann received her professional training in Microbiology, completing undergraduate and graduate degree studies in Health Services Administration. Jo-Ann has been in the healthcare sector for 45 years, with 30 of those years in administration posts. Her work in Microbiology has afforded her the unique view of changing techniques and technologies, allowing her to see the necessity to combine spa, laser technologies, and medical procedures, giving our clientele exemplary service and the ultimate spa experience.
Paul A. Dreschnack, M.D., PC
Paul A. Dreschnack. M.D., PC, Medical Director of Optimal Beauty is a works famous Plastic Surgeon with 35 years of experience. He is a nominee for the Noble Peace Prize as well as the Nobel Prize in Medicine for the India Project, a plastic surgery camp treating thousands of patients with congenital birth defects or burn injuries each year.
At Optimal Beauty, Dr. Dreschnack focuses on stem cell therapy, cosmetic surgery including breast implants, reduction, and lifts, liposuction and abdominoplasty (tummy tuck). Dr. Dreschnack also works with patients providing skin evaluations and treatments for, Skin Cancer, scars, keloids, cysts, moles and skin tags, spider veins and varicose veins, and birthmark removal.
Dr. Dreschnack served as Clinical Instructor at LSU School,of Medicine/Department of Surgery and SUNY Health Service Center in Brooklyn. He has received an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Schiller International University, Medical Doctorate from Ross University School of Medicine in New Jersey and received education at Yale University, Columbia University/College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Medical College/Graduate Division and Manhattan College for his undergraduate work.
Dr. Dreschnack provides both women and men innovative and personalized care that nurtures mind, body, and spirit. He enjoys partnering with his patients their health, well-being, and beauty.
Samantha Danesi, RPA-C, LMT
Injectables, Plastic Surgery & Dermatology
Samantha Danesi RPA-C, LMT is a certified Physician Assistant with more than six years experience in Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery. Samantha earned her Bachelor of Science degree at Touro College of Health Sciences in New York while completing her training in Physician Assistant studies with an interest in Plastic Surgery. Her Plastic Surgery training was based at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital in New York City.
She has had the pleasure of training under numerous plastic surgeons in New York City thus gaining experience and enhancing her proficiency in the art of cosmetic injectables while becoming fully acquainted in the operating room as a surgical assistant. Samantha provides complimentary cosmetic injectables’ consultations and provides detailed information regarding each product and what is best suited for each patient. Most importantly, she believes in creating a natural overall result.
Christina Milizia, RPA-C
Injectables and Cardiothoracic Surgery
Christina Milizia, RPA-C is a certified Physician Assistant with over ten (10) years experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery where she is employed at one of the most prestigious heart centers in the world. Christina is a Physician Assistant Instructor at one of the finest schools in New York City. Her passion for aesthetics and her extensive surgical experience and insights into complicated medical conditions yields exemplary injectable experience with meticulous service. Christina ensures comfort in addressing all concerns and welcomes all questions. Her motto is “less is more” and strives for natural improvement.
Jenny Choi, L.Ac., MSTOM, Dipl.O.M.
Acupuncturist and Herbal Therapist
Jenny Choi L.Ac., MSTOM, Dipl.O.M. Is a licensed Acupuncturist with more than ten years experience in Acupuncture and Herbal Therapy. Jenny earned her Master of Science in Traditional Medicine at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, New York, N.Y. Jenny specializes in Master Tung Points and Korean 4 points, Dong Yi Bo Gam for herbal formulas.
She has treated more than 1,000 patients using multimodalities of Traditional Oriental Medicine such as acupuncture, electrical stimulation, herbal treatment, gua sha, auricular, tuna, cupping, Master Tong points and Korean 4 points focusing on various health conditions. Jenny aim is to utilize her in-depth knowledge to contribute to the healing process using less invasive Acupuncture procedures and Herbal Therapy for our valued clients.
Reiki Therapist and Reiki Master
Donna Vincenti is a professional Reiki Therapist and an accomplished Reiki Master. Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction, increased relaxation, improved blood flow
and reduced anxiety.
It is administered by “laying on hands” on or over the body and is based on the idea that an unseen “life force energy” generates a wonderful glow radiance that flows through and around you. Many have reported miraculous results and is now practiced in many hospitals, hospice, mental health clinics, nursing homes and home health care.
Donna’s mission is to share this gift of Reiki, crystal use and essential oils as intuitively guided. “Welcome to the world of Reiki”