With over 30 years of experience in the field of general and plastic surgery, nurse practitioner Anita Gardner has an impressive list of credentials. After graduating from nursing school in San Francisco, CA, she continued her education at Stanford University where she received prestigious training in operating room techniques. From there, she furthered her skill set by completing advanced certifications in BOTOX® applications, dermal filler injections, the patented ArqueDerma® technique, and intravenous nutritional therapy. Currently, she is a member of the following professional organizations: the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, the American Academy of Dermatology DermCare Team, and the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses.
By applying scientific and artistic techniques, Anita is able to dramatically enhance the aesthetic of her patients while maintaining their naturally beautiful look. Anita says, "I enjoy giving each patient the look they desire and watching their excitement after seeing the transformation." Her attentive bedside manner and expert skills have made her an invaluable member of our ZO Skin Centre® staff.
Anita sees Pasadena patients every Wednesday and the first Saturday of every month.
"I loved my experience here. Anita and Claudia were very helpful and gave me great advice for my skin. I would recommend this location to anyone because I felt very welcomed and it looks amazing plus I love the products."
"It was my first time here and the entire staff was so nice. I had my appointment with Anita and she took her time to explain everything thoroughly. I was well informed on the various ways I can get the perfect skin I've always wanted. I can't wait to try the products."
"Anita Gardner NP is the Best! I come to see her for my Health Infusions. At ZO, beauty is not just about skin deep, my monthly visits at ZO for my Facials with Claudia and IV Theraphy with Anita help me look and feel better inside and out. Thank you to the ladies of ZO Skin Centre in Pasadena, I love the Power of Blue ... Anita Gardner, Claudia, Natalia, Shelly, and Angeli xoxo"