A More Beautiful Youthful You 

At Modern Aesthetic Institute in Bakersfield, oculoplastic surgeon Joseph H Chang MD practices the most advanced techniques for plastic surgery of the eyelids and aesthetic facial rejuvenation to enhance your appearance and reveal a more beautiful, youthful you.

Joseph H Chang MD

Joseph H Chang MD is the driving force behind the Modern Aesthetic Institute in Bakersfield, California.

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeing new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”

Marcel Proust


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Modern Aesthetic Institute

To enhance natural beauty through the art and science of
modern medical and surgical aesthetics, with a special
emphasis on the eyes and face.

To be the most trusted resource for medical aesthetics, the team that all people in Kern County want to choose for world class results, hospitality, and value.

MAI Services

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Modern Aesthetic Institute provides legs and thighs slimming treatment in Bakersfield

Eyelid Surgery

Whether you have droopy upper eyelids or puffy lower eyelids, blepharoplasty can help rejuvenate your entire eye area.

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Modern Aesthetic Institute provides legs and thighs slimming treatment in Bakersfield

Wrinkle Treatment

Turn back time and smooth out those fine lines and wrinkles with the most effective wrinkle relaxer injections.

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Modern Aesthetic Institute provides legs and thighs slimming treatment in Bakersfield

Dermal Fillers

Reverse the effects of aging and regain a more supple and youthful appearance with dermal fillers.

MAI Client reviews


At MAI, every facet of your experience has been carefully considered. We are constantly striving to meet and exceed your expectations in 3 ways:


We focus on 3 core principles to achieve world class standards in your results:
(a) Selectivity in People
We carefully select our Doctors, Nurses, and other Providers for proven expertise and ethics.
(b) Education
We maintain a vigorous program of continuous training updates and technological upgrades, leveraging our relationships with industry leaders.
(c) Selectivity in Procedures
We are highly conservative in our selection of the procedures that we offer; we only perform procedures that have been proven SAFE, EFFECTIVE, and offer VALUE to you, the patient.


We strive to make you feel like you’re at home — and part of the MAI family when you’re here! How? We rely on the following:
(a) Friendliest staff, with years of customer service experience.
(b) Aesthetically inspiring physical environment, specifically designed to be a showcase for innovative art and design, with a program to elevate to museum-quality aesthetics.
(c) Smooth, efficient process of your appointment, with methods that have been proven over many years, and yet undergo continuous refinement.


Whether you’re a student on a tight budget, or a billionaire tycoon; whether you’re an international celebrity, or the star homemaker of your own domestic realm — we believe that fiscal responsibility is not only necessary but admirable, especially in these economic times. We rely on efficient business practices, integrity in business relationships, and natural economies of scale to keep our overhead low, so that we can provide the best value for your hard-earned dollar.

If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call our office and we will be delighted to assist you.

For general inquiries, you may complete this contact form and we will reach out to you. Please do not submit any medical information.