Alexander Z Rivkin MD


Dr Rivkin is a facial aesthetic specialist and Assistant Clinical Professor at the David Geffen / UCLA School of Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine. His residency in Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery was at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine. His practice, RIVKIN Aesthetics, is focused on developing and perfecting non-invasive, non-ablative cosmetic treatments. He is best known globally for pioneering and popularizing the Non Surgical Rhinoplasty procedure. In 2020 he published the largest statistically comprehensive study on Non Surgical Rhinoplasty in the medical literature.

Dr Rivkin has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and chapters on non-surgical cosmetic treatments and serves as a lead investigator on FDA and NIH clinical trials on a regular basis. He frequently trains physicians from all over the world on optimizing advanced injection techniques and serves as an expert for national media, including the TODAY show, The Doctors, Good Morning America, Entertainment Tonight and EXTRA.

Dr Rivkin divides his time between patient care, clinical research, physician education, media appearances, and lecturing at scientific conferences throughout the world.