Our Medical Director

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Dermalogics Clinic is managed by Dr. Desmer. Destang, US board certified, and accomplished in aesthetic medicine since 2008. She has been in practice for 20 years. She has studied with, and been mentored by 2 of the most respected and prestigious names in Dermatology – Dr. Zein Obagi, and Dr. Mark Taylor.

Dr. Destang is extensively trained in the advanced Aesthetic use of Botox®, dermal fillers, PRP treatments, medical micro-needling, chemical peels, skin analysis, facial analysis, microdermabrasion, carbon dioxide (carboxy) therapy, medical lasers, and PDO facial lifts. Her special interest is in aesthetic conditions of skin of color.

International Lectures:

Speaker / Lecturer, The American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine Congress, Las Vegas, 2014

Presentation topics:

  • Best In Class Lasers for Hair Removal in Dark Skin
  • Performing Microneedling on Dark Skin Types
  • The State-of-the-Art in Acne Management

Speaker / Lecturer, The Aesthetic Academy, Las Vegas 2015

Presentation topic:

  • Mandelic acid, medical micro-needling and PRP for acne and skin of color.

Speaker / Lecturer, The American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, Las Vegas 2016

  • The 8 Point Facelift – How to do a Better Facial Analysis

As a board certified Aesthetic Specialist, she has intimate knowledge of facial anatomy, facial aesthetics, ethnic skin, photo-damaged skin, aging skin, skin rejuvenation and weight-loss procedures.

She also serves as an educator and is on the teaching faculty for the training of other physicians in aesthetic medicine. Dr. Destang is highly involved in clinical research, and lectures professionally. Her latest research on medical micro-needling and mandelic acid peels on ethnic skin has received world-wide recognition, and is published in the American Journal of Aesthetic Medicine, with more pending  publications. See her 2014 profile here.

SINCE 2015, She has been instrumental in introducing the high quality, standardized Aesthetic Medicine teaching education of the AAAM to the Caribbean Region.

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2015 – American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine Level I teaching course for physicians. Register here.

Aesthetic Medicine Publications 2013, 2016:

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Her perfectionist nature and passion for delivering results for her patients has also led her to work with some of the best FDA labs in the USA to create and formulate custom products, made to suit her patients, and their skin care corrective needs.

Dr. Destang is one of the most knowledgeable practitioners in the Caribbean on non-surgical medical facial rejuvenation and aesthetic dermatology. Her quest for remaining current within the industry ensures that she is aware of all available options for her patients.

Dr. Destang’s multiple professional memberships include:

AAAM (American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine)

ACOMS (American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons)

AAAMS (American Association of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery)
IACD (International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology)
WOSAAM (World Society of Anti-Aging Medicine)
AAOCP (American Academy of Cosmetic Physicians)
ASLMS (American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery)
IALA (International Aesthetic & Laser Association)