Dr. Laura Ellis and her team provide a comprehensive array of state-of-the-art cosmetic and anti-aging services including laser treatments, permanent fat reduction, non-surgical face lifts, facial fillers, hormone therapy, improvement of sexual function for men and women and more.

medAge for Athletes is a cutting edge peak performance program using biometrics and specialized training for elite athletes.  Clients include professional sports teams as well as weekend warriors.

Dr. Laura Ellis and her team are also dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of venous disease and varicose veins.

Dr. Laura Ellis is a vein surgeon also specializing in aesthetics, anti-aging medicine and athletic development. She is Founder of one of the first independent Vein Surgery and Aesthetic Centers in the country, established in 2003. She directs a team of professionals dedicated to delivering the most comprehensive, science-driven age management and sports medicine programs available, with offices in California and North Carolina.


Dr. Ellis holds a degree from UNC at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She has published major articles on the subject of laser skin rejuvenation in medical journals, including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Aesthetic Surgery Quarterly. Dr. Ellis is a member of medical groups Vein Experts and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. She also serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of Vein Therapy News and on the Board of Advisors for Aesthetic Business & Technology. She is the author of the book Skin Care Secrets From The Inside Out, A Step by Step Guide to Great Skin at Any Age. Dr. Ellis’ surgical practice serves as a preferred training center for physicians from around the county, with advanced training offered in leading-edge cosmetic and laser techniques as well as state-of-the-art vein treatments.


Dr. Ellis lives in Asheville, North Carolina and Laguna Beach, California. Her son Mark is a student in the School of Engineering at her alma mater, and younger son David attends Asheville High School. Their beloved animal companion is a rescue dog, Roscoe. Dr. Ellis supports the Asheville Art Museum and the LA County Museum of Art. She proudly supports Southern California public radio station KCET. She owns and operates AXcess Racing, LLC, a professional MotoAmerica team dedicated to promoting and training young athletes. She proudly supports the Genesis Alliance, Manna Food Bank, Power of the Purse and the Boys and Girls Club of Buncombe County, and is producing a documentary film on the dangers of environmental toxins. She is also a charter member of the Founders Circle of the Asheville Humane Society.

Dr. Laura Ellis and her surgical team cure varicose vein disease with state-of-the-art laser therapy in the office, comfortably under local anesthesia. Most procedures are covered by Medicare and other medical insurances. No referral is needed.

Unsightly spider veins are safely treated with laser and sclerotherapy.

30 Town Square Blvd., Suite 218
Asheville, NC 28803

Monday 9am-3pm
Tuesday - Thursday 9am-4pm
Friday 9am-3pm
1100 S Coast Hwy, Suite 212
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Monday – Friday 10am to 5pm