Expert care.  Compassionate staff.  Innovative treatments.

DeKalb Aesthetics

Dr. Michael A. Quiñones—who offers the highest quality medical care utilizing the latest techniques to prevent, detect, and treat a variety of illnesses—is proud to announce his new service line, Dr. Q Cosmetics.

Men and women looking to regain a more youthful appearance, remove unwanted hair, or eliminate excess fat and skin now have access to a full range of the latest cosmetic services, administered in the new office of one of Atlanta’s premier and most recognized physicians.

Who is Dr. Q?

Dr. Michael A. Quiñones received his Bachelor and his Master of Science at Yale University, graduating with the highest honors possible. He received his MD from Harvard Medical School, also with cum laude honors.

He completed his surgery training at the Harvard Brigham and Women's Hospital and completed an American Cancer Society Fellowship. He also was a Cancer Research Fellow at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, investigating the molecular biology of cancer. Dr. Quiñones is published in nationally recognized journals and has consistently been named a Top Surgeon by the Consumers Research Council of America. He has also been a consistent “Top Doctor” in Atlanta Magazine.

Dr. Quiñones is a leader in his field and has served as chief of general surgery, chief of surgery, vice chief of staff, and chief of staff. He was recently named to DeKalb Medical's board of directors.

Nichole Benford,

Laser Aesthetician

Nichole is a Certified Assistant Laser Practitioner and Aesthetician. She graduated from the International School of Skin, Nailcare, and Massage Therapy in Georgia and has been performing laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation for over twelve years. Her experience includes working with several different types of hair and skin lasers, as well as performing chemical peels, micro-needling and other various tightening treatments for the body and skin. She has a passion for the advancements in non-surgical treatments so her clients can receive the newest and most non-invasive beauty techniques available.