Heather Jeffcoat, DPT
Women's Health Physical Therapy, Los Angeles CA
Heather Jeffcoat, DPT, received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Duke University and her BS in Animal Physiology and Neuroscience from UC San Diego. Additionally, she received her Comprehensive Teacher Training Certification in Pilates from BASI and is a Certified Fascial Stretch Therapist through the Stretch to Win Institute. Heather specializes in treating Orthopaedic and Women’s Health physical therapy diagnoses, as well as developing personalized Perinatal Fitness programs.
Her special interests are treating neck pain, tension headaches, low back pain, hip pain, sacroiliac joint (SIJ) dysfunctions, pregnancy and post-partum related disorders (incontinence, back/hip pain, diastasis recti, incisional pain post C-section, hysterectomy or laprascopic surgery), and pelvic pain (vaginismus, vulvar vestibulitis, levator ani syndrome, pudendal neuralgia, interstitial cystitis, voiding dysfunction, etc), and shoulder pain and dysfunction (adhesive capsulitis, rotator cuff impingement, bursitis, etc).
To stay current with the newest research and treatment techniques, Heather is regularly attending continuing education covering various topics in the field. She works with physicians and sex therapists both at the Southern California Pelvic Pain Center and in the community. She is very involved with the American Physical Therapy Association’s Section on Women’s Health and has written and edited numerous articles that are currently distributed around the country. She has been a featured writer on www.babyfriendlyla.com and has a quarterly column in the International Childbirth Education Association Journal entitled “Perinatal Wellness”. She currently teaches Wellness and Restorative classes to women in the greater Los Angeles area and provides patient care and personal training in Los Angeles, CA.
Sean Daneshmand, MD
Perinatal ObGyn - San Diego CA
Often referred to as extended family, Dr. Daneshmand is among the most hands-on caring physician in practice today. His patient involvement extends well past office visits and healthcare. Dr. Daneshmand is a Perinatologist, or high-risk ObGyn at the San Diego Perinatal Center providing services at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women. His area of expertise includes caring for women with high-risk pregnancies, fetal diagnostics, and patient wellness. He is an editor for Fit Pregnancy Magazine and has published several articles on pregnancy health.
Dr. Daneshmand received his B.S. in Kinesiology from the University of California, Los Angeles and his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed his residency in obstetrics/gynecology at University of California, Los Angeles followed by a fellowship at University of California, San Diego in Perinatology or Maternal-Fetal Medicine where he now serves as a clinical instructor in the department of Reproductive Medicine.
Dr. Daneshmand is the founder of Miracle Babies, a non-profit that raises funds necessary for the care of high-risk pregnancies and their families. In early 2010 Dr. Daneshmand was nominated for a CNN Hero Award for his work and commitment to Miracle Babies.
In addition to his busy ObGyn practice, Dr. Daneshmand is the Medical Director for Ageless and Beautiful, a Medi-Spa in San Diego that specializes in Body Contouring procedures, Laser Therapy, minimally invasive treatments, and skin care programs.
Robert Kessler, MD
Plastic Surgeon, Newport Beach CA
After many years of advanced surgical training and cosmetic surgery
practice, Dr. Kessler has settled his family in Newport Beach, CA. He lives
here with his wife of twenty years and his 3 daughters. Dr. Kessler is
active in the community and brings the same level of commitment to the
community that he does to his aesthetic surgical patients. Dr. Kessler is an expert in Body Contouring after radical transformations like weight loss and pregnancy. With Mommy Make-overs becoming increasingly popular in he past several years, Dr. Kessler has devoted his efforts to stay at the forefront of procedures and treatments that include Tummy-Tucks, Breast Augmentation & Lifts, and Body Contouring with Liposuction and Minimally Invasive contouring procedures. Dr. Kessler performs a wide range of Plastic Surgery procedures both Aesthetic and Reconstructive, including Facial, Breast, and Body.
Dr. Kessler is a native of New York City where he lived until completing his undergraduate degree Summa Cum Laude from Stony Brook University. He then moved to Boston and received his medical degree with Honors from Tufts University in Boston. He completed a distinguished General Surgical Residency with North Shore/NYU in New York. He was then selected for a Plastic Surgery residency with the US Air Force and the University of Texas. He returned to active duty with the US Air Force for three years. During this time, Dr. Kessler served as Professor of Surgery to the Uniformed Services University Health Sciences and Wright State University School of Medicine teaching residence and medical students the art of surgery.
Dr. Kessler is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Newport Beach, CA and is an active member of The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, as well as the California Society of Plastic Surgeons.