MidAmerica Skin Health & Vitality Center, a state-of-the-art medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology practice on the campus of St. Luke’s Hospital, strives to help patients understand and treat their medical skin conditions [skin health], as well as learn about lifestyle choices and cosmetic products/services that can help keep skin looking youthful [skin vitality].
Owned and operated by Dr. Joseph A. Muccini, a board-certified dermatologist with more than 20 years of experience in medical and surgical dermatology, the company offers traditional medical and surgical dermatology appointments as well as premier cosmetic services, products and procedures to help patients keep looking vital and youthful. Cosmetic offerings include PrecisionTxTM laser treatment for neck tightening, “double chin” and small area contouring; Pearl® and Pearl® Fractional Laser texturing; Laser/IPL reduction of wrinkles, sun damage, spider veins and excess hair; and physician-administered Botox®, Juvederm®, Restylane®, Restylane Lyft®, Restylane Silk® and Radiesse®. Esthetician-administered services include facials, chemical peels, Pellevé® skin tightening, microneedling, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, waxing and other services. Additional product offerings include Latisse®, Epionce®, Clarisonic® and Colorescience®.
Dr. Muccini has been active in the development/use of technologies and techniques to evaluate skin pathologies and cosmetic characteristics, and has authored many articles on the subject. He holds undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard and Columbia, respectively, and underwent postgraduate medical training at Harvard teaching hospitals Massachusetts General, Brigham and Women’s, Boston Children’s and Beth Israel Deaconess. He completed an internship in general surgery, fellowship and residency in dermatology and a fellowship in cosmetic surgery. He is a member of the AAD, ASDS, AMA, Missouri Derm Society and past president of St. Louis Derm Society.