Expert Staff: Our results driven staff members include some of the most experienced professionals in the field. Our continuous training and education on the latest technology, products, techniques and safety protocols gives us the expertise in this continuously developing field of aesthetic practices. Our advanced education allows us to provide our clients with the most effective procedures and sets us apart from the rest of our competitors.
Dr. Lad Rubaum, (Owner) is an ENT / Facial Plastic Surgeon / Laser Surgeon with over 30 years experience in the cosmetic field. A USC graduate, Dr. Rubaum has held fellowships with American Academy of Facial Plastic and Resconstructive Surgery, American Skin Cancer Foundation, American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, and American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Rubaum is also certified in Laser therapies and served in the United States Coast Guard. He has an active part of every treatment performed at the Laser Image Company.
John Santoliquido (Operations Manager and Laser Specialist), gained his laser knowledge and experience working in the operating room and with top plastic surgeons. He has been in the cosmetic laser business since its inception in 1998 and continues to work with many top physicians and hospitals like Shriners Hospital for Children.
Charlotta Pettersson (Marketing Manager and Medical Aesthetician), has been in beauty industry since 2002. She is internationally trained at the School for Estheticians and Cosmetologists in Stockholm, Sweden and has a masters in fashion, print and beauty makeup. Her experience working with top plastic surgeons has led to the creation of new advanced skin and body treatments.
Adriana Frederiksen RN (Cosmetic Laser Nurse) Growing up in the south bay Adriana understands the importance of looking your best. Her goal is to establish lasting relationships with patients by providing them with high quality, safe procedures and satisfying results. She is passionate about helping clients achieve natural looking results, while also providing patients with realistic expectations. She believes in the power of state-of-the-art technology to enhance and accentuate patient’s natural beauty.
Nar Abadian BSN, RN– Nar, a South Bay enthusiast, graduated from California State University, Los Angeles with honors. Upon earning her bachelor’s degree in nursing, she dedicated her time to her patients in the Emergency Department where she was inspired to contribute to the overall wellness of her patients. For the past year she has transitioned to the cosmetic industry suppling IV nutrition and learning the ins and outs of cosmetic procedures.
She is passionate about personalized care and patient satisfaction. Her dedication in her clients’ progression drives her to continuously educate herself on the latest treatments. Her goal is to deliver beautiful and natural results while providing a safe and comfortable environment. She truly enjoys being a part of the journey and transformation of her clients!
Sarah Ellard RN, BSN– has been a registered nurse for over 5 years in the Intensive Care Unit caring for critically ill patients. In addition to her ICU work, she also has experience working for a Plastic Surgeon in Beverly Hills. This is where her passion for cosmetic nursing was born, and she was trained on the most modern techniques in Botox and Dermal Filler injections, as well as many other aesthetic treatments. Sarah is currently pursuing her Nurse Practitioner License and a Masters Degree in Nursing so she can further her career in aesthetics to continue to help patients feel confident and beautiful.
Kayci Cadou (Patient Care Coordinator), Raised in the South Bay, Kayci comes from an extensive background in luxury hospitality, customer service and experience working closely with doctors and patients. Having graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, she makes patient satisfaction her top priorities. She loves working closely with our patients to ensure an exceptional experience from start to finish. Her passion for health and beauty is what lead her to The Laser Image Company and keeps her smiling and enjoying interacting with our patients and guests.
Kristen Hague (Patient Liaison), has worked in the cosmetic field in sunny Florida before southern California. This world traveler is knowledgeable on all the services we offer and will always greet you with a smile.
Claudia Cunningham (Skin Care Specialist) originally from Brazil, gave up a career as a flight attendant over 20 years ago to pursue her passion in skincare. With a special touch and expertise in advanced products you will be pampered and your skin will get the attention it needs to regain that youthful glow.
Madison Moro (Licensed Medical Esthetician) After graduating with a BS in Psychology from California State University of Northridge, Madison decided to follow her dream in the beauty industry by going back to school to earn her Esthetician’s license. She has over 5 years of beauty industry experience, working in salons and spas, always growing her passion for skincare. She is dedicated to gaining as much knowledge as possible to help each individual with their skin concern.