The Philosophy of Las Vegas Laser and Lipo, is to realistically evaluate, educate and supply appropriate, exceptional, safe and caring aesthetic medical services to each and every patient we serve, utilizing accepted techniques and state-of-the-art technologies coupled with respect and honesty.
Dr. Z does or directs ALL the services and procedures performed on site including Laser Hair Removal, and toxin and filler injections. Our friendly staff is extensively trained and continuously updated. We are proud to have achieved a 3 year, National Accreditation for the facility, as well as annual licensed by the State, State Board of Pharmacy and CLIA. The office has been awarded “Excellence in Customer Care” by CMUS Talk of the Town in 2010-11-12-13-14.
The practice of Las Vegas Laser and Lipo, is directed by Edward M. Zimmerman, MD. Initially boarded in Family Practice (1986) with added studies in dermatology and surgery by the American Board of Family Practice. He earned his Certificate in Cosmetic Laser Surgery and Medicine from the American Board of Laser Surgery (Non-ABMS) in 1999.
Edward M. Zimmerman, MD, graduated with departmental honors in Biology from The Johns Hopkins University and has a Masters in Physiology from Georgetown University. He received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, after which he completed a three-year residency in Family Medicine in Beaver, Pennsylvania, with a heavy emphasis on surgical procedures, emergency room and urgent care medicine. As faculty of that residency, he introduced the first outpatient CO2 laser to Western PA.
He has been a Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery since 1994; the American and European Academies of Cosmetic Surgery; the American Society of Liposuction Surgery; the American Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgery and the American College of Phlebology. He has received the prestigious Award for Academic Excellence in Cosmetic Surgery Education from the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Z is currently serving as President of the American Board of Laser Surgery and is an Examiner for that Board. He sits on the Board of Trustees and Membership Committee for the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and has been active with the California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. He received the “Best of Las Vegas Cosmetic Surgery” award for 2009 and America’s Top Surgeons-2010, 2012, and 2014 by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. He was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Leading Physician of the World and Top Cosmetic Surgeon in Las Vegas, NV. He was voted Silver State “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” in 2013 and 2014.
For nearly 2 decades, Dr. Zimmerman has cared for the cosmetic needs of the people of Las Vegas, performing in-office laser and liposuction procedures along with other cosmetic procedures. He has previously held faculty appointments at the University of Pittsburgh and Penn State Hershey and is currently a faculty member of the Touro University School of Osteopathic Medicine. He has lectured nationally and internationally for nearly three decades, published articles and chapters on the use of Lasers, Light and Toxins, is a co-author of the comprehensive Study Guide of the American Board of Laser Surgery and he has hosted hundreds of physicians for preceptorships in the state of the art office that he helped design. He is a life-long student, teacher and innovator with a passion for Cosmetic Surgery. He is the Medical Director of the State Licensed, Nationally Accredited, Office Based Surgical Facility of Las Vegas Laser & Lipo.