Dr. Britten Cole

Dr. Ten is a board-certified anesthesiologist whose higher education began at Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans. After graduation, she moved back to her hometown, Chicago, Illinois, to obtain her medical doctorate at The University of Illinois. She then pursued a career in anesthesiology and completed her residency training at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

Dr. Ten served as an active duty Naval officer in the United States Navy upon completion of her anesthesiology residency. While stationed in Bethesda, MD for four years, she was deployed to Iraq in 2008 to support medical efforts in the Operation Iraqi Freedom War. Dr. Ten is currently practicing general anesthesiology in Southern California where she lives with her husband and two children.

Alongside her medical career as an Anesthesiologist, Dr. Ten is quite the entrepreneur. While living in Orlando she opened and operated a mobile medical spa where she provided facial cosmetic injections to clients in the comforts of their own home, office, or private settings. Her love for celebrating beauty and interest in skincare could not be contained to just cosmetic injections. She is currently creating a skincare line for at-home use. After experiencing her own personal struggles with her skin, she hopes to help other women achieve a beautiful skin tone, minimize texture and enhance glow from naturally derived products. She also infuses her products with a hint of conventional medicinal ingredients to form the perfect blend, she calls, “skin-clarity in a bottle.”

Dr. Ten also loves all things fashion. Although she has the style to rule the runway, she has settled on strutting unique fashion must-haves on the television screen. Dressing up and showcasing her fashion genius is one of her favorite parts about being on the hit reality show Married to Medicine LA on BRAVO TV. It is no wonder how Dr. Ten’s magnetic personality and Chicago wit landed her a starring role on the reality show since its inception in 2019. She can be seen successfully navigating motherhood, career challenges, friendships, and marriage with a sense of humor, style, dedication, and a little bit of that Chi-Town swag. Dr. Ten has also written several blogs for the parenting section of where she reveals her private challenges and triumphs that accompany the journey of motherhood. Her candor is refreshing in a world of professional and digital filters. Her authenticity is captivating among fake news and her relatability is welcoming in an era of exaggerations. This, is what makes her a TEN.

“Representation is important in every facet of life; science, technology and the arts. Seeing someone who looks like you doing great things in any field moves you to action, its inspirational. “