At Main Line Center for Laser Surgery
(610) 645-5551
32 Parking Plaza, Suite 200 Ardmore, PA 19003

Medical Staff

Kim Cascarino – Registered Nurse, Medical Aesthetician


Kim Cascarino, R.N. is an experienced esthetician who specializes in administering the most state-of-the-art treatments for all skin types at Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery at Main Line Center for Laser Surgery.

Kim graduated from Holy Family University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with her registered nurse degree. Following graduation, Kim worked in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Stratford, NJ, providing care to neonates and premature infants with a myriad of complex problems for six years. She then turned to pursue her passion in medical skincare by attending PB School of Cosmetology.

Following her training at PB, she began working in the office of Dr. Eric F. Bernstein in Marlton, NJ, administering medical skincare and learning innovative treatment regimens with Dr. Bernstein and his colleagues. Kim previously worked at Esthetica Salon and Spa in Northfield, New Jersey for seven years, administering many novel treatments including a unique peel developed by Dr. Bernstein, which Kim introduced in southern New Jersey. Kim is one of the premier practitioners in the country to use the Vibraderm micro-dermabrasion unit, and has developed novel ways of enhancing penetration of various topical agents for the treatment of hyperpigmentation, melasma and skin aging.


Lisa Basilavecchio – Registered Nurse


Lisa Basilavecchio R.N. is an accomplished aesthetic nurse specialist who focuses on skin laser surgery, to which she exclusively limits her practice. She graduated from Vincennes University in Vincennes, Indiana with an Associate of Arts degree in Nursing. Prior to her transition into the medical aesthetic field, Lisa’s clinical experience ranged from inpatient medical-surgical and cardiac intensive care nursing.

Having been mentored by Eric F. Bernstein, M.D., a widely known expert in laser surgery, in the latest techniques for laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation, she thoroughly enjoys her role practicing as an aesthetic laser nurse specialist. Lisa continues to remain at the forefront of advancements in cutaneous laser treatments by attending national conferences and participating in clinical trials of novel laser treatments. She recently completed the Nursing/Allied Health Course at the American Society for Laser Medicine Surgery conference. Her compassionate nature, extensive laser experience, and caring personality contribute to the overall success of patients’ laser treatments and their experience at Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery at Main Line Center for Laser Surgery.

In addition, to her above experience, Lisa was among the first people in the country to use the Serenity-Pro system from Candela Corporation. She has expertise in using 4 different hair-removal lasers currently at Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery at Main Line Center for Laser Surgery, enabling treatment of all skin and hair types. In addition, Lisa has expertise at using a myriad of laser for rejuvenation of sun-damaged skin and for treating vascular lesions. We are proud to have Lisa as an integral part of medical staff at Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery at the Main Line Center for Laser Surgery.


Ellen Ehrlich – Registered Nurse


As a Registered Nurse Clinician in Dermatology for over 30 years, Ellen is considered an international authority on skin care and alpha hydroxy acid (aha). In 1976, she was a pioneer in the field of establishing clinical / paramedical esthetics to Dermatologists and Plastic Surgeons, having opened one of the premier offices of its kind. Similarly, she was a pioneer in the use of alpha hydroxy acids in skin care.

Ms. Ehrlich has published numerous articles on skin care and has spoken on television, radio and at seminars throughout the U.S.A. and South America. Her extensive research in product formulations and development have made her a leader in skin care technologies. She is a trusted member of the medical team at Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery at Main Line Center for Laser Surgery.


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