Meet Eterna's Professional Staff


 

 

ANN

AESTHETIC NURSE INJECTOR, BSN, RN

Ann received her Registered Nurse training at Tacoma Community College. She later completed her BSN from Western Governor’s University. She brings over 30 years of nursing experience to Eterna! An aesthetic and plastics nurse for over 10 years, Ann is skilled in all aspects of facial injections including Botox and fillers. She has also worked as a nurse in an eye surgery and dermatology practice, gaining an even greater knowledge of eye and facial anatomy.

At Eterna, Ann’s versatility allows her to care for patients as they undergo treatments and to also utilize her expertise in all types of aesthetic injections. Her priority is always patient safety and comfort. She believes in continuing education and is always excited about an injection conference or class.

Ann’s calm, nurturing demeanor will reassure you throughout your procedures. She looks forward to meeting you and helping make your visit to Eterna as comfortable as possible.

Ann is an expert in the following products: 
BOTOX®, JUVÉDERM®, JUVÉDERM VOLUMA®, JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA®, KYBELLA®, Dysport®, Restylane®, Perlane®, Sculptra®, Radiesse®, and PDO Thread Lift.

 

MEGAN

AESTHETIC NURSE INJECTOR, ARNP

Megan completed her nursing degree from Linfield College in 2011 and subsequently worked 4 years in an Acute/Critical care setting before completing her Master’s at Pacific Lutheran University in 2015. She worked in primary care in the subsequent years but was drawn to the areas of vein treatment and aesthetics due to the relationships she could build as well as helping patients improve their confidence by helping them look their best.

At Eterna, Megan performs the full complement of injectable treatments with neurotoxins (Botox/Dysport) and dermal fillers, as well as other select aesthetic treatments.

Outside the office, Megan loves to spend time with her husband and two daughters, stay fit, go boating and read amazing books. She also serves the community by volunteering on the board of a local non-profit supporting foster families called Foster Champs.

Megan is an expert in the following products:
BOTOX®, JUVÉDERM®, JUVÉDERM VOLUMA®, JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA®, KYBELLA®, Dysport®, Restylane®, Perlane®, Sculptra®, PDO Thread Lift, and Radiesse®.

 

LAURA

AESTHETIC NURSE INJECTOR, RN

Laura earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Seattle University in 2008, graduating with honors. Her extensive nursing experience includes working in a busy emergency department, in a plastic surgery office and in aesthetics. Laura is currently working towards obtaining her Doctor in Nursing Practice at Pacific Lutheran University with a planned graduation date of May 2022.

Laura is the proud wife of a US Army veteran and mother of two wonderful daughters and Mocha the doodle! Growing up with a father in the military as well, she has lived at various times on the east coast as well as in South Korea and Germany. Outside the office, Laura enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

At Eterna, Laura will be able to assist you with all your neurotoxin needs including Botox and Dysport.

 

SOUZAN

MASTER AESTHETICIAN

Souzan brings over 30 years of aesthetic experience to your skin care treatments. Souzan graduated from the Advanced Beauty College in Belleuve, WA and holds an advanced graduate certificate from The Institute of Advanced Clinical Esthetics program. Her advanced training also includes Cosmetic Chemistry at UCLA and a medical certification at The Dallas Center for Advanced Medical Aesthetics. Her experience includes extensive laser treatments, product training, and treatments for sun-damage for maturing and aging skin. She stays on the cutting edge of skin care through continuing education.

Like other members of the aesthetic team, Souzan is also an educator. She not only shares her knowledge and expertise with other estheticians, she has a passion for educating her patients on overall good skin care health. A consummate professional, Souzan has a passion for skin care and the dramatic changes it provides. She tries every skin care treatment offered at Eterna Vein & Medical Aesthetics, as well as all product that Eterna may offer you. Her hands-on approach gives her the ability to describe the effects of each treatment and product she recommends.

Souzan’s repertoire of treatments includes laser hair reduction, IPL, laser pigmentary correction, microneedling, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermaplane, and Hydrafacials. Also a CoolSculpting expert since 2013, she has attended both the CoolSculpting University and Masters’ class in 2017 and 2019 in Pleasanton, California. She always looks forward to meeting with you and discussing your individual skin care needs.

 

ANGELA

MASTER AESTHETICIAN

Angela is one of Eterna’s exceptional Master Aestheticians. She received her training at the prestigious Euro Institute in 2003. The Euro Institute is recognized as one of the premier esthetic schools in North America. Before becoming a Master Aesthetician, Angela worked in the medical field as a Certified Surgical Technologist for more than 10 years. She assisted in cosmetic surgical cases for a plastic surgeon, as well as in a hospital setting for more acute cases. She is also trained in suturing wounds and has taken several courses towards her nursing degree. Total, she has been working in the medical field for 26 years and counting!

Angela’s passion for skincare is highlighted by her enthusiasm to learn and grow. She regularly attends conferences and classes to stay abreast of the ever-changing field of aesthetics to better serve you, her patients! She is always willing to take on a challenge and become our resident expert on any new treatment or skincare product!

Angela was first trained in Coolsculpting in 2013 and has since become quite expert. She received advanced training by attending Coolsculpting University, as well as their Masters classes in 2017 and 2019 in Pleasanton, California. Angela has also excelled in dermaplaning and has assisted in training others in this technique for the Skin Ceuticals company. Her areas of expertise include dermaplaning, chemical peels, Hydrafacials, microdermabrasion, laser hair removal, laser pigment corrections to the skin, and advanced microneedling techniques like PRP and radiofrequency microneedling. Angela’s goal is to provide immediate and long-lasting corrective solutions for her patients’ skin. She is passionate about educating her patients on overall health and how good habits result in healthy skin!

 

CARISSA

MASTER AESTHETICIAN

Carissa is a Master Aesthetician educated at the Euro Institute of Skin Care and the Washington Laser Institute, two of the leading aesthetic programs in Washington State. She has an extensive background in treatments to optimize the condition of your skin, including lasers. She is also passionate about continuing education which has allowed her to stay on top of new techniques and treatments. Carissa provides a scientific and holistic approach that will address your concerns, with a warmth that will put you at ease. Outside of the treatment room she enjoys hiking, going to the gym, and spending time with family and friends.

 

KATHY 

MEDICAL ASSISTANT, RMA, MA-C, PCT and Insurance Specialist

Kathy started her career as a Phlebotomist and then became a Medical Assistant, where she worked alongside Dr. Kim for 8 years at a MultiCare primary care clinic in Auburn. From 2010 to 2019 she worked at Dedicated Women’s Health in Puyallup and was an invaluable member of their office. In late 2019, Dr. Kim was able to persuade her to join the Eterna team where her passion and commitment to patient care are demonstrated on a daily basis.

Kathy enjoys talking with patients, and giving kind and compassionate care to each person she meets. She is a lifelong learner and loves the busy energy of a medical office! She loves helping patients through their treatments to get the best possible results. Her daily goal is to help you enjoy your experience at Eterna, leaving you well educated and feeling taken care of during your visit.

 

 

Location
Eterna Vein & Medical Aesthetics
1803 South Meridian
Puyallup, WA 98371
Phone: 253-268-3400
Fax: 253-268-3870
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