Dr. Alicja Steiner
Dr. Alicja Steiner is a leading anesthesiologist and pain management specialist in San Diego, CA, providing patients in the Greater San Diego metropolitan area with skilled, compassionate care for a broad range of medical issues. Dr. Steiner is committed to ensuring each patient receives customized treatment based on their individual health needs and goals. Her dedication to learning new skills means every patient has access to the most advanced care options so they can feel confident they’ll receive the most appropriate care for optimal outcomes.
At her centrally-located office, patients can also receive minimally invasive cosmetic treatments including BOTOX and injectable fillers.
After completing her undergraduate degree in Poland, Dr. Steiner earned her medical degree at the Medical University of Warsaw where she was named lecturer in the Department of Human Anatomy and Biochemistry. She served as a faculty at Harvard University (Boston, Massachusetts) and the University of California San Diego (San Diego, California). She completed a residency in general surgery at the Cabrini Medical Center in New York City, and a residency in anesthesiology and a fellowship in pain management at New York University Medical Center.
Dr. Steiner has been widely published and has lectured extensively, and was twice honored with the Physician’s Recognition Award Of the American Medical Association.
Dr. Steiner is a Certified Wellness Instructor and is Certified in Intravenous Nutritional Therapy. She is also a Certified Aesthetic Consultant.
Dr. Steiner accepts all major insurance and the languages spoken in the office include English, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese and Tagalog.
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Training and Certifications
Christina Romano – Esthetician
Christina has been in the beauty industry for over 10 years and has worked on both the esthetic side as well as retail side of the business. Raised in New Jersey, Christina received her training at the Career School of New York and later went on to study under Dr. Israeli and manage Seabreeze Med Spa, also in New York. She has worked to expand her knowledge in the industry by continuing her education in a variety of other specialty fields. Some of these include HydraFacial certification, chemical peels, eyelash technician, threading/waxing technician, and makeup artist, specializing in Bridal events. She has worked for top brands like Chanel, Kate Somerville and Laura Mercier. Christina is excited to be a part of Exquisite MD Spa and the future that it offers her in San Diego.
Martin A. Semler – Spa Manager
With almost 25 years in the spa industry, Martin began his enthusiasm in the massage world. He is Nationally Certified and carries a Board Certification in Massage Therapy and Bodywork. He has managed Salon & Spas in the San Diego area for the past 10 years and completely enjoys the satisfaction his clients receive when they come to visit him in any of the businesses he has been a part of. New to the Med Spa environment, he finds it fascinating and full of exciting potential and is eager to learn another aspect of the Beauty and Wellness industry. He is happy to have joined Exquisite MD Spa, a beautifully-appointed new business with a huge amount of potential.