About Dr Raj Acquilla
Dr Raj Acquilla
YUVA MEDISPA’S FOUNDER
Dr Raj Acquilla is one of the UK’s most respected aesthetic doctors. Known for his natural looking results, aesthetic eye and finesse as an injector, Dr Acquilla’s skills are not only highly sought-after by patients but also by his peers, in his role as a trainer and industry key opinion leader.
Driven by his passion for science, safety and standards, Dr Acquilla has been a practicing doctor for 18 years.
A graduate of Manchester University Medical School, Dr Acquilla has dedicate much of his career to the field of cosmetic dermatology, running busy private practices in Cheshire, London and Ibiza. Yuva Medi-Spa is the realisation of his dream of creating a clinic that fuses medical excellence with wellbeing for body and mind.
An expert in facial aesthetics and, in particular, non-surgical facial contouring and beautification, Dr Acquilla regularly travels the globe to present at industry conferences in front of dermatologists, doctors and plastic surgeons who come to observe his techniques for creating natural and subtle, yet dramatic, results.
An award-winning speaker, having been given the accolade of “Speaker of the Year” at the 2012 UK Aesthetic Awards, Dr Acquilla has lectured extensively in Europe, South Africa, Japan, India, Australia and the USA as well as on home ground.
He also runs the RA Academy, his own training academy, where he teaches masterclasses in the latest and most innovative rejuvenation techniques.
Dr Acquilla is passionate about the art and science of medical aesthetics and, as such, is actively involved in scientific research and the development of pioneering new techniques. He is continuously developing his skills in the field and has been mentored by leading Brazilian plastic surgeon, Dr Mauricio de Maio, who is widely regarded as one of the best aesthetic doctors in the world.
In 2014, he was listed as one of the top cosmetic doctors in the UK in Tatler’s prestigious Cosmetic Surgery Guide.
Dr Acquilla is a full member of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine, a Faculty Member of The European College of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery. He has also worked as a UK Ambassador for Allergan Facial Aesthetics, the company behind Botox and Juvederm.