|| Meet the Founder of the Ageless Aesthetic Institute
Dr. Sharon McQuillan is a Board certified physician who specializes in both Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine.
She received her undergraduate degree with a combined major in Biology and Chemistry from Kent State University. Dr. McQuillan attended The Ohio State University College of Medicine where she graduated with honors and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She did her postdoctoral training at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio and became Board Certified in Family Practice. She has studied under many of the world’s leading specialists in aesthetic medicine, including Drs. Jean and Alastair Carruthers, who pioneered Cosmetic Botox.
Dr. McQuillan began Southwood Family Practice in 1986, focusing on preventive medicine, exercise physiology, nutrition, and the “mind-body” connection.
In 1997 Dr. McQuillan became a Diplomate of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine* and serves on the aesthetic advisory committee for this academy. Dr. McQuillan lectures internationally on Aesthetic Medicine for many organizations including the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, the National Procedures Institute, and the American Society for Bariatric Physicians. She is also a nationally certified trainer and lecturer for Sciton, Allergan, Medicis, and Bioform Medical. She is a member of many aesthetic organizations including The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons, the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, the American College of Phlebology, the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
In 2007 Dr. McQuillan instituted The Aesthetic Anti-Aging Fellowship in conjunction with The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. The Fellowship is a six- part lecture and hands-on clinical experience medical education program in aesthetic procedures, offering certification via written and oral examination for its attendees.
Dr. McQuillan owns and operates Ageless Institute of Aventura, Florida offering Anti-Aging, Aesthetic, and Weight Loss treatments. She is certified in the therapeutic and cosmetic use of Botox®, the cosmetic use of facial fillers, sclerotherapy, mesotherapy, chemical peels, the aesthetic use of lasers, tumescent syringe liposculpture, endovenous laser ablation, and ambulatory phlebectomy. Dr. McQuillan formed The Ageless Aesthetic Institute, the only level 4 ACCME accredited aesthetic training program for medical professionals in order to standardize and elevate the practice of Aesthetic Medicine. Dr. McQuillan’s ultimate goal is to develop Aesthetic Medicine into a nationally recognized subspecialty. Dr. McQuillan has been featured in Dermatology Times, Vogue, Medical Spa Report, Elevate, MedEsthetic, Skin Inc., Medical Spas, and Healthy Aging magazine.
In 2009, Dr. McQuillan formed the Ageless Regenerative Institute in conjunction with a team of experts in stem cell therapies from the medical, legal, biotechnical, and manufacturing arenas. This expert team has developed an approved method and protocol for the harvesting and isolation of adipose derived stem cells for autologous reimplantation.
* The specialty recognition identified herein has been received from a private organization not affiliated with or recognized by the Florida Board of Medicine.