Lawrence Broder MD
Dr. Broder has created an environment where beautiful things happen every day. The facilities reflect his passion to provide the most advanced treatments in an atmosphere that is both exhilarating and soothing. Dr. Broder has been in practice for more than 16 years and has extensive experience in both surgery and primary care. He is board certified in Family Medicine and has more than three years of dedicated surgery training. He has performed more than 300 operations as a resident surgeon and has experience in trauma, endoscopy, laparoscopy, microsurgery, and plastics. Additionally, he’s seen more than 10,000 patients in the primary care setting.
Dr. Broder’s unique combination of primary care experience and surgical training make him exceptionally qualified to provide medical aesthetic procedures for his patients. For the last four years, Dr. Broder has dedicated his practice solely to medical aesthetics. He is especially interested in advanced body contouring procedures, and noninvasive treatments that restore aging and damaged skin. He’s performed more than 700 individual Smartlipo procedures and hundreds of DOT therapy laser resurfacing treatments, while offering the best combination of patient safety and satisfaction. He continues his training with attendance at advanced surgical courses throughout the year. He is an avid runner and has completed 12 marathons and is a passionate animal lover and has 3 rescue dogs.
Ivy League Graduate Cornell University
Former US Army Major and Flight Surgeon
Member Texas Medical Association
Member Travis County Medical Society
Member American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Courtney Barnes is Beleza Med Spa’s Surgical Director. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition, as well as Biology from The University of Mississippi. Courtney completed her practicum in Nutrition at Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Hospital in Charleston, SC. During her practicum she became well acquainted with the specifics of clinical nutrition and medicine. Upon completing her practicum, Courtney worked as a nutritionist and consultant for patients with metabolic and weight loss disorders in Navarre, FL. After relocating to Austin in 2008, Courtney joined the Beleza team and has since dedicated herself to helping patients achieve stellar results! Courtney specializes in our Trio Body Contouring: Smart Liposuction, Coolsculpting and Zerona.
Kim Ottenberg is a State Licensed and Nationally Certified Massage Therapist (AMTA member). A native New Jersey, at a young age she learned various massage techniques from her mother, who was also a Massage Therapist. “Going into Massage Therapy came naturally” Kim shares. In 2004 she attended Blue Cliff College, in Metairie Louisiana, for Massage Therapy and received her National Certification in Massage Therapy and State license in Texas. She has completed over 800 hours of studies which include: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Chair Massage, Reflexology, Neuromuscular Therapy, Sports Massage, and Shiatsu. With further studies including; Champisage, Thai Massage, Pregnancy Massage, and Lymphatic Drainage Massage. Kim has been a member of the Beleza team since May of 2008.