Veling W. Tsai, MD provides various laser and medical spa services at Focus Derm Institute, his state-of-the-art aesthetics practice in Alhambra, California. Dr. Tsai is highly skilled in the innovative PicoSure® laser system and performs several aesthetic services, including Botox® and Juvẻderm® injections, as well as laser tattoo removal.
Besides his laser aesthetics practice, Dr. Tsai is a diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology and an experienced ear, nose, and throat (ENT) physician at Caring ENT, located in the same building as his aesthetics practice. At Caring ENT, he diagnoses and treats conditions like sinusitis, allergies, and ear infections.
Dr. Tsai also remains an attending physician at the Department of Head and Neck Surgery at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and is a clinical assistant professor at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine.
Dr. Tsai’s higher education began at UCLA, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in geography and environmental science. He went on to study law, received a law degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law, and ultimately passed the California bar exam. After earning his juris doctor, Dr. Tsai decided to study medicine, earning his medical degree from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.
Maintaining active leadership roles, including chair of the Alhambra Hospital Medical executive committee and chair of the Alhambra Hospital Committee on Bioethics, Dr. Tsai is also a fellow of the American College of Legal Medicine. He has written and presented numerous research papers on a variety of ENT topics throughout his career and had his research published in leading journals.