Advocating the proverbial “ounce of prevention” approach, Dr. Fitzgerald favors correcting “a little bit all along” rather than waiting for substantial changes that make correction more costly.
Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of both the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and the American Society of Dermatological Surgery (ASDS). She is on the clinical faculty at the University of California — Los Angeles (UCLA).
A New Orleans native, Dr. Fitzgerald graduated from Louisiana State University (LSU) Medical School. She subsequently completed an Internal Medicine residency at UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Center (CSMC) in Los Angeles, California before returning home to New Orleans, where she completed her training in Dermatology. She returned to California following her post graduate training, and is pleased to continue serving the greater Los Angeles area from her new Larchmont location.
Dr. Fitzgerald has published in peer reviewed medical journals, presented at medical educational seminars and has been featured as a medical expert on local and national television programs. She is very active academically and is heavily involved in research and training and is sought after internationally for her physician training abilities and as specialty speaker for professional gatherings around the globe.
Expert Injector and Physician Trainer
Rebecca Fitzgerald MD is a BOTOX Cosmetic National Education Facility and Black Diamond (top 1%) provider for Allergan injectables. As an International Master training physician for Sculptra, Dr. Fitzgerald travels around the country and the world teaching other physicians the advanced injection techniques required for the use of Sculptra.
She is a member of the Medical Education Faculty for Merz Pharmaceutical. As an MEF, she is among a select group of physicians chosen to demonstrate and teach proper injection techniques for Radiesse.