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About Avant

Nurturing Beauty. Enhancing Renewal.

Beauty deserves to be nurtured. We are a team of compassionate Board Certified Plastic Surgeons, Nurses and Aestheticians ready to craft a regimen of renewal expressly for you.

At Avant Aesthetics, we strive to remain at the forefront of innovation in the field of Plastic Surgery and Anti-Aging Medicine. We seek to discover, develop, integrate and refine new procedures that have a positive impact on our patients’ lives, while improving patient care and aesthetic outcomes. Part of our bigger picture is to train physicians around the world to propagate our goals and help others beyond our own limited capacities.

Meet the Team

Perry Liu, MD, FACS

BOARD CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON

Dr. Liu embodies the convergence of art and medicine that is the essence of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. During his 10 years of advanced training to become a cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon, he has trained with world-renowned surgeons in multiple disciplines across the United States and in Asia.

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Edwin Kwon, MD, FACS

BOARD CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON

Dr. Kwon is an American Board of Plastic Surgery board-certified surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has a keen aesthetic eye focused on delivering impactful, yet natural-looking results. He has a unique goal of making changes that people would believe his patients were born with.

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Robert Cerecedes

CONSULTANT

Sales is Robert’s forte and customer service is his passion. He’s been a sales consultant for 6 years in the plastic surgery and dermatology industry. The most rewarding part of his job is seeing the smiles on the faces of his happy  patients.

Emily Jin

CONSULTANT

Emily 金学敏 has been a consultant in the plastic surgery industry for over 10 years. On top of being multilingual, she also has 4 years of translation experience from her time in Korea specializing in plastic surgery.

Elaine Hsu

FINANCE & HUMAN RESOURCES

Elaine, with her educational and accounting background, effectively administrates the medical offices at Avant Aesthetics. She brings business acumen, having worked in HR management at a Fortune 500 Corporation. After developing a side-interest in dermatology, skincare and makeup, she also studied to become a licensed esthetician. Elaine is bi-lingual, speaking both English and Mandarin.

Alexandria Bruce

PRACTICE MANAGER

Alexandria manages the clinical side of the facility and works hand-in-hand with Avant Aesthetics and Vanguard Surgery Center. She has a decade of experience in customer service and a background in fashion and aesthetics.

Jennifer Gerace, LE

LEAD AESTHETICIAN

Drawing upon her decades of experience in the aesthetic industry, Jennifer employs a unique multi-modality approach to her facial treatments to provide lasting results with a focus on promoting skin health through her Orthomolecular Facial Treatment regimens and home-care recommendations. She trained at the Dermal Institute in Reston, Virginia and has been a licensed aesthetician since 1992. She later went on to receive advanced training at the world-renowned Vonn Lee International Institute.

15+
YRS OF EXPERIENCE
103+
CITIES PATIENTS VISIT FROM

Our Diverse Patients & Global Impact

Avant Aesthetics Patients travel to Beverly Hills from cities all over the country and world.

Our Milestones

2009
Practice Established

Dr. Perry Liu grew up in Tifton, Georgia and lived on the East Coast until he came out to Beverly Hills where he established Pacific Aesthetic Institute in 2009.

2012
Practice Established

Dr. Perry Liu opens doors to his first official clinic in Beverly Hills.

2017
A New Era

Dr. Edwin Kwon joins Dr. Perry Liu and Pacific Aesthetic Institute is rebranded as Avant Aesthetics.

2018
Ground Breaks On New Facility

Plans move forward with the brand new Beverly Hills facility as construction begins.

2018
Satellite Branches Open

Dr. Liu and Dr. Kwon begin to see patients at new satellite offices in Irvine and Pasadena.

2019
Brand New Beverly Hills Facility Opens

On March 2019, Avant Aesthetics opens its pioneering and monumental facility / surgical center on Wilshire Boulevard.

Our Facilities

Lobby

Lobby Seating Area

Hallways

Consultation Room

Treatment Room 1

Nursing Station

Recovery Area

Recovery Area

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Credentials & Accolades