Name: Lee P. Laris
Title: Medical Director of Phoenix Skin Medical Surgical Group and Phoenix Skin Spa
Kids: Yes an 8 year old son
City you live in: Phoenix
A typical day in my life includes: Work, gym, a home cooked dinner with my wife and son (she’s my favorite chef!), then relaxing together watching a TV show, usually something on cartoon network or nat geo that my son enjoys.
I was born in: Rochester, PA
My favorite thing about Arizona is: It’s the perfect base, the beach, mountains and major cities are just a short flight away. And I love the weather.
I’m listening to: an audiobook, “Smarter, Faster, Better: The secrets of being productive in life and business ” by Charles Duhigg
My family: is the most important part of my life.
If I could have dinner with anyone, it would be: my maternal great grandfather. He was born in 1860 in Sparta, Greece and was an exporter and traveled the world. I’d love to trade travel stories with him.
One thing I cannot live without: great food and wine.
When I was younger, I wanted to be a: Doctor, that’s the only career I’ve wanted ever since could remember.
The one person who motivates me is: with all humility, me. Luckily, I’ve always been a very self motivated person.
If I could change anything in the world, it would be: to end the hatred that’s so pervasive for seemingly no reason at all.
My first job was: as a cook at Dairy Queen
My favorite escape: Anywhere in Europe/Asia
My life: is the most rewarding its ever been
I’m currently working on: My new med spa that specializes in 30 minute treatments for acne, rejuvenation and age reversal.
Always: Ask why
Never Stop: asking why
Favorite Quote: “Everything will be fine at the end. If it’s not fine, it’s not the end”
Biggest Dream: I am living it now; being balanced and happy in my personal and business life.
My Pet Peeve(s): When someone begins a sentence, then says “never mind.”