SAFE, SMART SKIN CARE
Dermal Laser has been providing physician-directed Skin Care for over 25 years.
We are the 2008-2021 winner of the Consumer Choice award for Business Excellence in the non-surgical category and laser hair removal category.
We pride ourselves on the personal customer care we provide.
DR. DANIEL Y. FUNG
Trained in Advanced Filler Techniques and certified as a BOTOX® Injector and BELKYRA Trainer, Dr. Fung’s commitment to continuing research and education ensures his patients receive the full benefits of today’s top procedures, techniques, and equipment. He firmly believes that research and training are only meaningful when they can be applied to a satisfied client, and finds client relationships and service the most rewarding part of his work. Dr. Fung’s experience, skill, and patient care have resulted in a growing list of loyal clients who swear by his thoroughness and attention to detail.
Dr. Fung earned his medical degree from the University of Alberta in 1990. He is a member of the Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine, the British Columbia Medical Association, and the Canadian Medical Association. He has also been appointed Examiner for the Medical Council of Canada, Qualifying Examination Part II.
“Perhaps the most exciting and satisfying aspect is mixing artistry and science to help each client achieve their personal goals. We need to be able to understand the client’s needs, visualize the changes and then execute them safely and consistently.”
– Dr.Daniel Y. Fung
DR. ALEX SASI
Certified Aesthetic Physician by The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery in Beverly Hills, California.
Dr. Sasi graduated UBC Residency and has been practicing since 2013 in family medicine. He started training in aesthetic medicine over 5 years ago and obtained certification by The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery in Beverly Hills, California.
Dr. Sasi’s passion for aesthetics burns strong. and he stays up to date on the newest and most effective techniques. His desire to produce the best results ensures a positive client experience.
With top of the line products and training, the treatments Dr Sasi offers at Dermal Laser ensure that his patients become the best version of themselves–looking good and feeling great. His belief is that ‘less is more, and subtle changes can lead to big improvements.’
In both his professional and personal life Dr. Alex strives for only the finest results, with health and wellness as the pinnacle of his being. A healthy balance of fine dining, fine wines, and adventures with his Sasi Bubble of golden friends are most cherished.
DR. WILLEM GOUWS
Board Certified Aesthetic Physician (CBAM)
Dr. Gouws is an experienced physician with over 14 years of experience.
Fully licensed by the College of Physician and Surgeons of BC as well as the Canadian College of Family physicians, Dr Gouws is sub-specialized in Anesthesia with exceptional procedural skills.
The love of procedural medicine and creative expression led Dr, Gouws to complete a board certification in Aesthetic medicine from the Canadian Academy of Aesthetic Medicine.
Dr. Gouws prides himself in creating natural results for his patients, with a collaborative approach centred around honest advice and education.
Skin Health Specialist
Dora is a Medical Aesthetic globetrotter. After working many years as a Medical Lab. Tech., she switched her focus in 1997 to Medical Aesthetics. Along with her international diploma she holds a BC Aesthetics licence and has graduated from London School of Aesthetics. Since then Dora has been continuously upgrading her knowledge base by taking educational courses and seminars. In 2002 she entered Vancouver medical aesthetics scene as a Skin Health Specialist and Certified Laser Technician, also teaching at reputable Aesthetics Colleges.
Dora has been part of the Dermal Laser Team since 2007. In 2010 she become the Manager of our flagship Downtown Clinic. She is a valued expert in the field and her main objective is to ensure that every client achieves his or her desired goals. She listens attentively to their requests, believes in trust, quality and results.
Dora is an exquisite art lover, enjoys cooking and taking long walks and bike rides along Vancouver’s Seawall.
Dora’s motto is: “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.”― Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson’s Essays
Skin Health Specialist
Certified CoolSculpting & Laser Technician
Saba has been working in medical aesthetics with focus on skin health care and laser technology since 2011.
She holds a Bachelor degree in Microbiology Science, a full range of medical aesthetics related Certificates and has also undergone extensive in-house training by Dermal Laser. She is also trilingual as she speaks Farsi, French, and English.
As soon as you meet Saba you will feel her warmth and welcoming energy. She takes great pride in advising her clients on the best skin and laser treatment regime. Saba’s goal is to bring out the beauty that each client already possess. She is passionate about her profession and takes great pride in her job, ensuring that 100% of her attention is paid to her clients’ desired outcome.
Having a healthy physique and a positive outlook on life are important values to Saba and this perspective is reflected in both her personal and professional life. Saba spends much of her free time exercising, dancing, and educating herself in the current technologies relevant to the field of medical aesthetics.
ZAHRA ASHEGH GILVAN
Skin Health Specialist & Laser Technician
Zahra was born and raised in Iran where she pursued her passion for helping people by becoming a physician in 2000. Further studies led her to become an expert in advanced medical aesthetic treatments targeting sun damaged and aging skin.
Zahra has over a decade of experience in facial rejuvenation and corrective procedures. She holds a Master of Health Science degree and a BC Aesthetic diploma.
Zahra’s goal during consultations is to provide her clients with a welcome and comfortable environment in which to build trust and solutions.
Zahra takes pride in both treating and educating her clients, but her first step is always listening to their concerns. She can then combine her education and knowledge of current technology to provide detailed, up-to-date options and information.
In her spare time, Zahra loves to spend time with her family and friends, and going for long walks around our beautiful city.
Her motto is “You deserve your best skin , what are you waiting for?”
Certified Laser Technician
In 2000, Anita joined the Dermal Laser team. She was already a licensed Electrologist who specialized in treating women’s face. Entering the field of laser hair removal was the next natural step in attaining her goal.
As a Certified Laser Technician with Dermal Laser, Anita draws on her affinity for helping people solve problems to create realistic solutions that cater to each client’s specific hair removal needs. Her favourite part of the day is sharing in the amazement her clients feel at the quick and dramatic results that laser hair removal provides.
Animals hold a special place in Anita’s heart, especially the ones that need to be rescued.
Dermal welcomed Jessica in 2021 to our Patient Care Team.Jessica’s background is in Business Administration, and she is also Certified in Cultural Safety and Privacy Sharing. Her training and extensive customer service experience have made Jessica a wonderful addition to our team. She takes great pride in making sure all of our clients feel welcomed, respected and taken care during each visit.
Jessica is extremely sweet and personable. Her patience and people-first attitude complement the professionalism she brings to her work. She pays close attention to your individual concerns and needs, ensuring everyone has a great client experience with every visit.
Throughout her life, Jessica has always had a passion for the beauty industry. Her hobbies include health and fitness. She says “Beauty is being the best possible version of your, inside and out.” – Audrey Hepburn