Palo Alto Laser and Skin Care is home to highly-skilled professionals and a large suite of laser and light technology. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals with the latest technology and an expert touch.
William H. Brown, III
CO-FOUNDER AND VASCULAR SURGEON
William H. Brown, III is a hernia specialist and an expert in vascular treatments on the body and face alike. He is a double board-certified surgeon who has enjoyed an impressive career serving athletes and non-athletes alike. Born in St. Louis, he attended the St. Louis School of Medicine and completed a residency in general surgery at St. Louis University Hospital. Dr. Brown has worked closely with professional athletes and college players throughout his career, including members in the San Jose Sharks and numerous NFL, NBA, and AFL pros. He is also passionate about laser and energy technologies, including how this tech applies to vascular treatments.
Zuzana Likar MSN, NP-C
CO-FOUNDER AND LEAD PROVIDER
Zuzana Likar, MSN, RNFA, NP-C, is an expert in the field of cosmetic lasers and energy-based devices as well as injectables like neurotoxins and dermal fillers. Zuzana has treated more than 35,000 patients during her 21-year career. She also works with patients seeking leg vein removal, offering injectable and laser treatments. Her specialties include Fraxel Dual, CO2Re, Thermage, Picoway, IPL, Vbeam Perfecta, microneedling, and injectables as sclerotherapy using Asclera and dermal fillers and neurotoxoins.
Carina Mendoza, BSN, RN
Carina Mendoza, BSN, RN, grew up in neighboring Redwood City. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from San Francisco State University in 2017 and soon after became an Aesthetic Nurse. Carina’s approach to aesthetics is to help clients create a personalized treatment plan to help them feel comfortable in their own skin. Carina likes to combine modalities to help address early signs of aging by using medical grade skin care, lasers, neurotoxins and dermal fillers to create natural results. Her specialties include Laser Hair Removal, Clear and Brilliant, microneedling, IPL, Vbeam, Picoway, Thermage, Botox, Juvederm, CoolSculpting, Vanquish Me, and Emsculpt.
Sari Confortola has been a Licensed Esthetician for over 20 years. She strives to create a welcoming, positive, and trusting environment for her patients. Continuing education and training courses have always been important to her. She treats a variety of skin care conditions including acne, aging skin, sun damage, and hyperpigmentation. She enjoys performing procedures such as the HydraFacial, dermaplaning, and chemical peels. Sari was born and raised in Sonoma County. She is married and a mother of a son and twin daughters. Along with caring for her family, she feels it’s imperative to find time to take care of ourselves in our busy lives. Skin care should not be a luxury, but rather a necessity!
FRONT DESK ADMINISTRATOR
AND LICENSED ESTHETICIAN
Cat Nelson is a Front Desk Administrator & Licensed Esthetician. She is a Bay Area native with 30 years of experience in the beauty industry as a licensed esthetician. She has worked in plastic surgery and skin care in both New York City and locally. She also owned her own day spa in the Bay Area for 15 years. Cat’s current position as a patient coordinator allows her to use her vast experience in the industry to provide an excellent customer experience to patients and advise them on correct skincare for their specific concern. In her free time, Cat enjoys traveling the world with a keen interest in cultural appreciation and local experiences.