Meet the Team
Dr. Ronnie N Dawood, MD, MPH
Dr. Dawood was raised in Southern California. He received his bachelor degree at the University of California, Riverside. Dr. Dawood went on to receive double masters in business administration and medical epidemiology with emphasis on medical research at Loma Linda University School of Public Health. Dr. Dawood continued his education, finishing medical school at Howard University College of Medicine and went on to residency training at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Dawood is a licensed physician/surgeon in the state of California.
After finishing residency training, Dr. Dawood partnered with his mentor, Dr. Fred Soeprono, professor of Dermopathology at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Dawood has taken this opportunity to embrace and continue to practice in an academic environment.
Dr. Dawood has since opened the doors to Sublime Medical Aesthetics & Dermatology (known as Sublime MD) in Mission Viejo and Riverside California to continue and expand his practice of dermatology and cosmetic skin care.
Dr. Dawood currently practices dermatology at three state of the art facilities in southern California. He has special interests in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology and has thus kept up to date throughout his training with the latest advances and uses of the products, services and techniques of dermatology and laser medicine. Dr. Dawood is a member of various associations involved in the continued education of physicians and specialize in dermatology and continues to actively seek and understand the advancing technology of lasers in the use of aesthetic medicine as well as the current and most up to date uses and advanced techniques of injectable fillers, BOTOX administration, as well as laser medicine.
On a personal note, Dr. Dawood is a soft spoken yet funny and enthusiastic person. It is very apparent that he loves his work and his patients. In his free time he enjoys snowboarding during the winter months and boating during the summer months.
Dr. Fred F Soeprono, MD
Dr. Soeprono graduated from Loma Linda University and had his training in Internal Medicine, Dermatology and Dermatopathology from known centers such as University of Washington and New York University.
He has been a teacher of Dermatology and Dermatopthology for over 25 years at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, California.
He started the dermatology center in 1986 and has since been providing the dermatology diagnosis and treatment of the highest caliber as well as state-of-the-art treatment for all types of esthetic dermatology.
Board Certified in MOHS Surgery, Dermatology, Dermatopathology, and Internal Medicine.
Erika Amthor, PA-C
Meet our Physician Assistant (PA) Erika. She loves all things aesthetics, skin, and newtox. She is a Pisces that enjoys football, traveling, and long walks on the beach during non peak sun exposure times only.
Lorinda A Mendoza, RN, BSN
Allee Belletto, RN BSN
Meet Allee our Aesthetics Nurse/Nurse Practitioner in training. She’s an expert injector who is always fun, rarely serious, & loves all things filler. When shes not saving wrinkles by day, shes saving lives by night as an ER nurse. When shes not working she enjoys a good workout and spending time with her family.
Kaylee Rendez, Esthetician
Meet our Esthetician Kaylee. She is our go to when it comes to skin care routines and getting the best facials around. Her favorite facial is the Deluxe HYDRAfacial. In her spare time she enjoys going to the mountains and lakes with her family.
Director of Operations
Meet Reese; he loves all things aesthetics, social media, and operations. He enjoys connecting with clients and creating content that best describes the office. Outside of work he enjoys swimming and competing at an elite level as well as creating content on his personal Instagram. In his free time he enjoys being outdoors and staying active or spending time with his family.
Meet our Client Coordinator Dustin. He loves all things aestetics, especially Botox and Newtox. Outside of work he enjoys boating, fishing, and skiing. He loves connecting with clients and helping out with anything clients need.
Meet our Medical Assistant Emily. She loves helping around the office and chemical peels are one of her favorite things to do. When she’s not at work she enjoys fishing, mountain biking, and shopping.