Dr. Teresa Oliva-Custic completed her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Ottawa, and then obtained her medical degree from Masaryk University Medical Faculty in the Czech Republic. She received her Family Medicine degree from McGill University in 2003, and was approved a change in scope of practice to include Dermatology by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) in 2009. As a Family Physician Practicing in Dermatology, Dr. Oliva-Custic is dedicated to improving access to skin care and advice, has a busy skin and acne clinic practice in her native Ottawa, and is dedicated to all her patients.
As owner of DermIDEA AntiAging & Medical Aesthetics, Dr. Oliva-Custic believes in adhering to the highest medical and safety standards. All injections are performed by Dr. Oliva-Custic herself, and all treatments are medically supervised. Dr. Oliva-Custic is Board Certified by the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, and is working towards a fellowship in the field of Anti-Aging Medicine. She believes that a science and research foundation for all her products and treatments is important, and she applies her medical knowledge and experience to provide safe personalized care for each client.
Dr. Oliva-Custic has a passion for art, and believes that both art and science are integral to beauty. Her artistic pursuits in music, poetry, writing, and dance help inspire her creative vision as she applies science to enhance beauty.