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
Nicole Cabauatan – Esthetician
Nicole has been a licensed Esthetician for 5 years and received her training and certifications from the Bellus Academy in San Diego, Ca. With extensive knowledge in Murad, Eminence, Ilike, Rhonda Allison and Exquisite MD Spa’s own skincare line, Nicole customizes all her treatments to each individual client. She enjoys providing highly relaxing facial treatments with guaranteed results. Nicole is also certified in HydraFacial MD and Perk Skin systems along with specializing in eyebrow waxing and shaping. In addition to her training in esthetics Nicole is also a Certified Medical Assistant which helps her with other aspects of the medical spa industry. Her goal is to ensure each and every client leaves Exquisite MD Spa feeling and looking beautiful.
Jessica Kleine – Esthetician
Jessica started her career as a makeup artist in 2014 then decided that she wanted to be more involved in the skincare industry. She enrolled in the Bellus Academy of El Cajon (San Diego) in 2014 where she received her certification for esthetics and immediately became licensed. Jessica has a great knowledge and hands on experience with all skin types with advanced training in chemical peels and acneic skin. She enjoys working with clients to create home regiments which can help with their own skin concerns along with the in spa treatments such as Acne Facials, Corrective Facials and peels. Some of the skincare lines that she is trained in are PCA, Jan Marini, Face Reality, Eminence and Rhonda Allison. Jessica has also ventured into spa and salon management for the past few years. She is excited to have become a team member at Exquisite MD Spa.
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.