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heather rivera, medical aesthetician
Heather Rivera
Medical Aesthetician

Dr. Robert Kessler is pleased to introduce his medical aesthetician Heather Rivera.

Heather has been working in the aesthetic industry for twenty plus years. Having graduated from Paul Mitchell the School for Esthetics, her background is in dermatology and Plastic Surgery with experience in facials, chemical peels, acne treatments, microdermabrasion, micro-needling, and radio frequency systems such as Exilis and Vanquish ME. Heather also performs skin care consultations and will customize a skin care regimen for you by recommending the appropriate skin care products and/or treatment(s) to deliver the best result.

Heather loves the medical side of her work. “I really enjoy working at premiere plastic surgery practices in all of California. I’m proud to be part of such a great culture that really helps to improve the lives of its patients. Our number one priority here at Dr. Kessler’s Plastic Surgery practice is putting our patients first. That is why I’m here and this is what we’re passionate about. My goal is to make our patients feel comfortable discussing what they would like to improve about their face and body. I strive to communicate, to establish trust with my patients, to help them understand the recommended treatments and skin care products, and work to exceed and maintain their expectations. I have a passion for skin and improving it!”

To meet Heather and schedule a complimentary consultation, please call our office at 949.644.6544 or e-mail us at .

Our Truth in Beauty Promise
We will ALWAYS make recommendations for you that deeply consider your unique goals in context of your nutrition, lifestyle, face and body type.

We will NEVER knowingly recommend a procedure that could compromise your health, appearance or well-being.
Alex D. San Antonio,TX
Dr. Kessler is not only one of the most caring and compassionate people I have ever met, he is also one of the finest highly skilled physicians around. He truly does care about every patient’s goals and will do whatever he can to help achieve those goals. I had a face/neck lift and...
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Debbie S., Cenby, OR, USA
As both a patient and a professional, Dr. Kessler is the best surgeon I have ever had the pleasure of being treated by, he has amazing surgical skill, takes all the time in the world with you during your care and has the highest standard for his work I have seen for many years. I have...
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Stephen P., Beverly Hills, CA, USA
I am so happy. I am so glad I came to Newport Beach in search of Dr Kessler. You have all made me feel just so ‘relaxed & confident’ in all aspects of this ‘thing’. Dr Kessler is a wonderful person, who is ethical, informative, sincere and a surgical ‘artist’. As I...
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Alejandra B., Mission Viejo, CA,, USA
It has been 6 months since the date of my surgery and I couldn’t be more pleased with the results. As you may recall, my previous breast implants became encapsulated resulting in hard, tender and poorly shaped breasts. I was ashamed of how they looked. When my husband and I met with...
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Markee F., Irvine, Ca,USA
Dr. Kessler is definitely a “Best in Class” surgeon. His enthusiasm and love for what he does is evident the first time you meet him. The compassion and care that he gives his patients is beyond measure.He took the time to not only explain the surgery procedure and potential problems...
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Lee W., Aliso Viejo, CA, USA
Dr. Kessler is the most caring doctor I have ever met. The minute he walked into the examination room for my initial consult I liked him and it continues EVERY time I see him. I had a lower body lift and my arms done. I am so happy with his work. He is a perfectionist and it shows....
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Glory E., Dayton, OH, USA
My experience with Dr Rob Kessler was extremely pleasant and has changed my life in the most positive ways. He has performed numeous surgeries on me after I had lost weight with having a gastric stomach bypass. He has perfomed the following surgeries on me: A breast lift, lower body...
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Stephen P., Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Incredible results. Surgical center was great–lots of special care, made you feel very special, spent the night with one to one nursing care with an ICU nurse. Nurse anesthetist was great. VERY postive experience.
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