Leyda Elizabeth Bowes, M.D.

Board Certified in Dermatology • Dual Fellowship Trained • Leader in Aesthetics and CoolSculpting

Dr. Leyda E. Bowes is a Board Certified Dermatologist and founding medical director of Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase and the highly acclaimed CoolSculpting Center of Excellence in Miami, Florida. Dr. Bowes takes pride in offering patients the most advanced treatments and care in dermatology and aesthetics, earning her a following from across the country as well as internationally. Dr. Bowes graduated from the University of Miami's Miller ...

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Dieter Manstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Inventor of CoolSculpting • Inventor of Fraxel • Harvard Dermatology Faculty

Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase is proud to be affiliated with Dieter Manstein, M.D., Ph.D. Dr. Manstein is on the forefront of emerging technology and advancements in clinical dermatology as well as aesthetics. He completed his Residency training in dermatology, in addition to his Ph.D. in Physics and Lasers, at the University of Munster in Germany. Dr. Manstein has many accomplishments to date such as the co-invention of Fraxel, or Fractional ...

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Timothy Peter Wu, MD, FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

Timothy Peter Wu, MD, FAAD joins Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase in 2017 as a board-certified dermatologist practicing out of Miami, FL. Dr. Wu received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Molecular and Cell Biology with honors from the University of California, Berkeley, followed by his Doctor of Medicine degree from New York University School of Medicine. His post-doctoral training included a Preliminary Internal Medicine Internship at the Univ...

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Marilyn Zabielinski, M.D., FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Marilyn Zabielinski joins Riverchase Dermatology in 2018 with years of experience as a Board Certified Dermatologist. She is originally from South Florida and graduated with a degree in Human Biology, Health, and Society from the Ivy League Cornell University in New York. Dr. Zabielinski received her medical degree at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. S...

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Kimberly Rose Cray, PA-C

Specializing in Medical, Surgical & Aesthetic Dermatology • Skin Cancer and Melanoma Screening

Kimberly Rose Cray, PA-C received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida.  She then completed her didactic and clinical training in Miami Shores, Florida earning her Master of Clinical Medical Sciences from Barry University.   She began her career in plastic and reconstructive surgery, gaining invaluable surgical experience as she moved closer to her dream of practicing in general and cosmetic...

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Ana Cristina Trisan, PA-C

Specializing in Medical, Surgical & Cosmetic Dermatology • Advanced Cosmetic Injector • Skin Cancer & Melanoma screening

Ana Cristina Trisan, PA-C received her Bachelor's of Science at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. She then went on to pursue her Physician Assistant Studies and Master’s Degree in Medical Science in Saint Francis University in Pennsylvania. After graduation, Ana Cristina began her career in Plastic Surgery where she worked as a medical provider for three years before achieving her goal of practicing in general and cosmetic dermat...

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Zuzel Gascon, ARNP

Specializing in Medical, Surgical & Aesthetic Dermatology • Skin Cancer and Melanoma Screening

  Zuzel Gascon received her Master of Science in Nursing from Florida International University in December 2008.  Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Zuzel attended Florida International University and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2006.  Zuzel is a Foreign Medical Doctor, practicing as a dermatologist in Cuba since 1984.  She has experience with dermatology in the nursing home setting as well...

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Carla Homez, CMA

CoolSculpting Specialist • Aesthetics Specialist

Carla Homez is the lead Aesthetics and Body Contouring Specialist at the renowned Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase in Miami, Florida. She received her Doctor of Medicine Degree at the age of 23, from the Universidad of Zulia, Venezuela. After relocating to the United Stated, she joined Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase which is associated with Dr. Dieter Manstein, co-inventor of CoolSculpting technology. In 2010, soon after she joined the practice, ...

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Elizabeth De Kok, CMA

CoolSculpting Specialist • Aesthetics Specialist

Elizabeth De Kok received her Doctor of Medicine Degree at the Universidad Central in Caracas, Venezuela. She completed dual Residencies in Internal Medicine and Dermatology at the same university. Dr. De Kok achieved further specialization by completing the world renowned International Fellowship in the "Dermatologikum Center" in Hamburg, Germany, in 2003. While practicing General and Cosmetic Dermatology in Venezuela, her advanced academics and...

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Maria Elena Ferrer, R.N., B.S.N.

CoolSculpting Specialist • Aesthetics Nurse Specialist

Maria Elena completed her Medical School studies in Havana, Cuba, in 1994. Then, she specialized in Pediatrics and Intensive Care, and worked for several years as an intensivist in the Neonatal Care Unit. Maria Elena emigrated to the U.S. in 2008 and received here her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, passing later on her national certification as Registered Nurse. She is now pursuing her Master and Doctorate in Nursing Science and Practice at FIU....

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Michelle Hernandez

Licensed Clinical Aesthetician

Michele received her skin care license in 2005 in Fort Myers, Florida. Since then, she has worked in the skin care industry. In 2017, Michele joined Riverchase Dermatology at our Spa Blue in Fort Myers. In 2018, Michele transitioned to our Miami office joining Bowes Dermatology by Riverchase. Michelle is experienced with medical grade skin care products, aesthetic services, and medical treatments. She is extremely passionate about promoting ...

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