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Kara Pennington, PA-C, MMS

97.4% Patient Satisfaction based on 216 ratings

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Based on 216 ratings
5 stars (195)
4 stars (16)
3 stars (4)
2 stars (0)
1 star (1)
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About Kara Pennington:

Kara aims to meet each patient’s individual needs whether it’s with filler, Botox, or a laser treatment.

In her last year of PA school, Kara choose to do her elective clinical internship in plastic surgery/aesthetics and instantly found her calling.

She loves educating her patients about the natural aging process and guiding them to the appropriate treatment plan that fits their unique needs. Whether you are getting ready to get married, preparing as a mother of the bride or just want to look more rejuvenated, Kara can customize a plan to achieve your goals. When she’s not helping out patients at LJCSC, Kara can be found outdoors with her French poodle, Pierre. She enjoys hiking, running, and swimming in the ocean.

Services offered by Kara:

  • Neurotoxins (also called neuromodulators): BOTOX®, Dysport®, Xeomin®
  • Dermal Fillers: Juvéderm®, VOLUMA®, VOLBELLA®, VOLLURE®, Restylane®, Restylane Lyft, and Restylane Defyne
  • Kybella® double chin reduction
  • NovaThreads thread lift
  • Non-surgical body lifting and tightening
  • Customized skincare & treatment plans

Contact This Provider

9850 Genesee Ave, Suite #380 La Jolla, CA 92037

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Kara Pennington, PA-C, MMS Reviews (165)

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara is really nice and knows what she is doing!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara always gets the right spots on my forehead and it always last three months the Botox was never diluted and that's why I will always come back


Kara was amazing! Explained the procedure before and kept me informed during the process.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara is always very attentive and understanding. It's always nice to see her.

MOXI™ Laser Skin Rejuvenation

Kara made the process quick and easy.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

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Very knowledgeable, friendly, and did a great job.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

She was very detailed in the treatment and it produced great results that I'm very pleased with

VBeam Laser

Kara is professional, experienced, compassionate and friendly

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara was super knowledgeable about the products. I actually got filler around my mouth area but don't know what brand it was. Very pleased.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

I had an accident that took me out for awhile in the hospital. I had been getting Botox at LJCSC for years and it was great to be able to continue.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara is wonderful as well as extremely knowledgeable in what she does. Great experience!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Thorough discussion and explanation of how she'd treat the areas in question, then thoughtful application and treatment. She used a great method to ensure that I didn't bruise, and it worked!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara is always great at making me feel comfortable and my results look great!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara was kind, helpful, and very communicative


Looks great, didn't hurt.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

She was very knowledgeable and personable.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara was patient, comprehensive and knowledgeable during consultation, and absolutely gentle and painless in treatment.


It was my first time getting lip fillers and Kara made it the best experience she talked me through the whole procedure and made sure I was comfortable.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Kara is the best, she is so professional. She educates me everytime I come to see her. Her keen eye for the anatomy of my face sets her apart from other providers I have seen for Botox. I will only be coming to LJCSC to see Kara from now on!