Robert Benson, M.D.

Robert Benson, M.D. - Our Team

Experience Matters

  • Thirty years of experience in dermatology and cosmetic surgery in the U.S. and abroad
  • Certified by the American Board of Dermatology
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Member of the Louisiana State Medical Society and Louisiana Dermatologic Society
  • Member of the Dermatology Foundation Leaders Society
  • Past President, Tangipahoa Medical Society
  • Past Member, New Zealand Medical Society
  • Among the first U.S. physicians to perform liposuction, Smartlipo laser liposculpture, Pearl laser resurfacing, fat transfer, and facial injectables procedures
  • Founder of QnA Medical Spa and Cosmetic Surgery, located in downtown Ponchatoula
  • Ponchatoula Citizen of the Year, 2006

Christel C. Malinski, M.D.

Christel C. Malinski, M.D. - Our Team

"I am committed to helping every patient achieve healthy, cancer-free, beautiful skin."

  • Certified by the American Board of Dermatology
  • Completed dermatology residency with Louisiana State University after internship in internal medicine
  • Member of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgeons
  • Member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Member of Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • Member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Received MD from LSU School of Medicine

Heather Clay, LPN

Heather Clay, LPN - Our Team

QnA Cosmetic Surgery Coordinator

  • Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (accepted as an Allied Health member in Jan 2009)
  • Certified for IPL Quantum SR
  • Certified for Cynosure Elite hair removal system
  • Certified for Smartlipo MPX
  • Attended the American Academy of Cosmetic Physicians annual aesthetic training conference in Las Vegas, NV.
  • Attended the "Not a Day Over Thirty" aesthetic training conference in Phoenix, AZ
  • Premier Laser and Body Sculpting (2007- 2009)
  • North Oaks Medical Center Hammond LA, Telemetry North Unit ( 2007)
  • EKG Certified