Our Staff


Our Founder

Dr. M. Satchi, Founder & Director

Dr. Satchi M.D., FACOG, MRCOG (Great Britain) is not just on Connecticut Magazine’s list of “Top Docs” as a renowned women’s health surgeon, but has also been called “Connecticut’s Best Kept Beauty Secret” since opening Candlewood Aesthetics in 2004. He is a Master Injector with Allergan, and has trained extensively with internationally prominent plastic and cosmetic surgeons in New York City, Las Vegas, Toronto and London. He is renowned for his artistry and perfectionism in producing natural and stunning results.

As a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with over 30 years of experience, Dr. Satchi has practiced medicine in three continents (North America, Europe and Asia).

Dr. Satchi has a client base spanning the northeast including New York City, Boston and Washington, D.C. He is sought after by clients for his incredible aesthetic talent and for his kind, calming demeanor.


“You need to have an eye for aesthetics,” says Dr. Satchi “because it is an art form. I enjoy working with my patients in helping them to achieve their visions of beauty and health.”

Outside the office, Dr. Satchi enjoys spending time with his wife, a successful pediatrician in Danbury, his three daughters and son-in-law, and his four grandchildren. His passions also include ballroom dancing, architecture, and cooking French cuisine.

He is certified in Botox, Fillers, laser procedures, and Laser Liposuction. Dr. Satchi has formulated his own techniques to ensure patients are comfortable while achieving superior results.

Dr. Satchi is an exclusive provider of Renew Chip in the Northeast. Renew Chip is a 10-minute, natural testosterone treatment  for men and women to improve sex life, boost energy, promote weight loss, and alleviate menopausal symptoms.

Mayor Boughton declared October 8th “Dr. Satchi Day” in the City of Danbury for his service and generosity to the community.

Dr. Satchi served on the Executive Committee at Danbury Hospital for ten years, the highest-level committee for all hospital decisions. He supports several non-profits and is on the Board of Directors at the Community Health Center, a medical clinic for underserved populations in the Northeast. He traveled to Sri Lanka after the 2004 tsunami to run medical clinics.


Asime Zhaku

Aesthetic Expert and Med Spa Coordinator
  • Meet Asime Zhaku, Candlewood’s stylish and personable Aesthetics Expert and Med-Spa Coordinator who, along with Dr. Satchi, will help you select the best treatments to fulfill your health and aesthetic dreams! Graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Masters in Education from local WCSU, over ten years of beauty and medical management expertise, licensed and certified in skin care and make-up artistry and owner/entrepreneur of a successful hair & make-up freelance business, Asime comes credited with a vast array of knowledge in her field of work. Asime is highly qualified to answer any and all of your questions. She loves working with the very talented Dr. Satchi to ensure that the best of you shines and your inner confidence prevails in your beauty journey with us at Candlewood Aesthetics! Words Asime lives by:  “Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself on the inside and out.”   


Rachael Jenness

Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Rachael Jenness is a Licensed Practical Nurse. She was also a medical assistant in New Jersey for 8 years. She is very passionate about health and beauty, and has even competed in fitness competitions. She is always ready to help, and is gifted at making clients feel comfortable with her sweet and friendly demeanor.  “Choosing to work in the aesthetics field is what I have always wanted to do and I am excited to bring my passion and career together as one.”


Camila Gaudencio

  • Camila Gaudencio introduces the Latin American and Brazilian customers to the beautiful world of Candlewood Aesthetics and Laser Center. Well-educated in two countries, she has studied in the United States as well as Law Science at the University Center of Brasilia, in Brazil.  She is a native Portuguese speaker and loves makeup, skin care and helping others to feel confident and look their best.

    Camila is here to provide excellent customer service and help ensure that each client feel totally satisfied with their care and happy with their results.

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