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Medical Advisory Board | Grounded Beauty



Dr. Thomas Barnes, MD

Dr. Thomas Barnes, M.D. is a Diplomate of The American Board of Cosmetic surgery and specializes in Full-Service Cosmetic Surgery procedures. He has a special interest in “Lunchtime procedures” – Lunchtime Makeovers as he calls them because he believes there are many people who are interested in smaller procedures with less downtime which still offer significant options for rejuvenation, improved self-esteem, and just plain feeling better about oneself. He also does most of the larger procedures like facelifts, eyelid beautification, browlifts and full body lipo-contouring, but if he can help you get the results you desire with smaller procedures and for lass expense, that’s where it all starts. As America’s “Red Carpet Surgeon,” he is an expert in celebrity beauty secrets which he brings to his practice of cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Barnes has appeared on the Today Show with Matt Lauer, The Doctors, Good Morning America, Fox Good Day LA, Fox Mike and Juliet, CNN, Inside Edition, Univision, QVC, ABC, NBC, CBS News, and Entertainment Tonight as a medical expert and to feature his state-of-the-art face and body enhancing procedures. As America’s “Red Carpet Surgeon,” he is quoted in major celebrity beauty magazines as well.

Dr. Thomas Barnes is the sought after TV and radio expert due to his unique ability to educate viewers and listeners about the latest beauty and rejuvenation procedures for aesthetic self-improvement.

Thomas Barnes, M.D. graduated from the University of Southern California with honors and attended and graduated with the highest honors from the USC School of Medicine. He completed his first residency training at UCLA Medical Center and then trained in Emergency Trauma Medicine. He later completed fellowship training in Cosmetic Surgery after which he began his practice at the Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center in Newport Beach, California. He as been in practice in Newport Beach for 15 years and lives in Newport Coast with his wife, Lindsay, and daughter Emma. His hobbies include rollerblading, working out, reading history and writing novels. His first novel is represented by well-known literary agents in Los Angeles and New York City for publishing and “Dr. Thom” hopes it will one day become a national television series. He is also in development of his TV show, “Red Carpet Surgeon” and unique celebrity skin care line.


Dr. Susan Evans, MD

Dr. Susan Evans, Beverly Hills Dermatologist and Skin Care specialist, has tailored her expertise towards treating many celebrity clientele, as well as patients from all over the United States with difficult pigmentation problems, mature acne, Post Surgical scarring, and Non Surgical Facial Rejuvenation.

Dr. Susan Evans is a Medical Expert for DoctorOz.com, WebMD, and was a featured guest one of Oprah’s Highest rated beauty shows.

Dr. Evans has built a strong reputation as a dynamic, compassionate, down-to-earth skin care professional whose surgical and non-surgical methods are coveted not only in the Beverly Hills and Los Angeles area where she practices, but around the world.

By combining years of practice and research with groundbreaking science, Dr. Evans has developed exclusive, effective, and efficient skin care solutions for her patients. Her medical grade compounds address a host of complexion needs, from acne to anti-aging.

Dr. Susan Evans is a featured physician on the E! channel’s hit show Dr 90210. Our Dermatologist and Skin Care team provides comprehensive care, including premium post-operative skin care. We use the latest technology and surgical techniques to give our patients beautiful and natural-looking results. www.drsusan90210.com


Andrew Ordon, M.D., F.A.C.S.

For over three decades, Celebrity Doctor Andrew P. Ordon has been an acclaimed surgeon in the area of aesthetic plastic and reconstructive surgery with a private practice in Beverly Hills and Rancho Mirage. Dr. Ordon has built a reputation through his commitment to the enhancement of individualized natural beauty and personalized care. He is now focusing his practice on Face lifts and Nasal surgery.

Dr. Ordon is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of California where he earned his undergraduate degree with Honors in Biological Sciences. He then received his medical degree from USC School of Medicine with Honors in Medicine. His General Surgery and Head and Neck Surgery training were completed at Keck USC, and Loma Linda University. He then completed his training program in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the prestigious Lenox Hill Hospital/Manhattan Eye and Ear Infirmary Program in New York City, affiliated with NYU and Cornell.

He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at Dartmouth Medical College, and formerly at UCLA School of Medicine. His hospital affiliations include Cedar Sinai Medical Center, White Memorial Hospital and Eisenhower Medical Center.

Dr. Ordon has been a featured guest on major television shows including 20/20, Entertainment Tonight, Inside Hollywood, BBC, 48 Hours, Phil Donahue, NBC News, ABC News, and Sally Jesse Raphael to name a few. He has been quoted in articles in many of the top beauty magazines such as Allure, Mademoiselle, Redbook, Glamour, and Prevention.

Dr. Ordon is the author of’ “Better in 7″, “5 minute Fixes”, “Revealing the New You, A guide to Plastic Surgery,” and “Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Plastic Surgery.” He contributed to one of the best known textbooks in the field of plastic surgery entitled “Facial Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.” He also has an extensive list of papers, presentations, and honors to his credit.


Alexander Z Rivkin, MD

Dr. Rivkin is a facial cosmetic surgeon and an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA School of Medicine. He is an international authority on non surgical aesthetics and has been featured throughout the national media on shows like The Today Show, The Doctors and Good Morning America.

Dr. Rivkin received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine. His residency in Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery was at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. He has authored numerous scientific articles and has been recognized for outstanding research achievements with grants and awards from the National Institutes for Health, the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the American College of Surgeons.

He currently divides his time between patient care, clinical research, educating other physicians, media appearances, and lecturing at scientific conferences throughout the world.