Meet Eterna's Professional Staff


 

JESSICA

AESTHETIC NURSE INJECTOR, ARNP

Jessica received her Associates in Nursing from Antelope Valley College in Southern California, close to where she was born and raised. She later relocated to Seattle where she received her Bachelor’s in Nursing from the University of Washington. Jessica was the only student in her nursing class whose primary interest was laser and injectable treatments. Her own skin care issues of acne and acne scarring are what led her into the field of aesthetic nursing. Upon completion of nursing school, Jessica worked in a hospital cardiac unit while concurrently training with a well-known dermatologist in Beverly Hills on lasers and skin care. Jessica has a wide range of knowledge and experience in nursing, including trauma ICU, cardiology, surgical services (pre-op, intra-op, and post-op), oral maxillofacial surgery, as well as clinical nursing and skin care. She has been working as a registered nurse since 2004. In 2017, Jessica completed her training as an ARNP through Gonzaga University.

Today, Jessica’s focus is primarily advanced injection techniques, with some laser/skin rejuvenation treatments. She is known for her natural injection techniques, aesthetic eye and for having the hands of an angel.

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

 

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®, and Radiesse®.

 

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!

 

COURTNEY

MASTER AESTHETICIAN

Courtney received her training at the prestigious Blanche McDonald School of Applied Design in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. She has over 10 years of experience with cosmetic lasers, clinical facials, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion for all skin types and conditions.

Courtney is also a clinical laser trainer for one of the top cosmetic laser manufacturing companies. She enjoys educating fellow providers as well as her clients on the latest advancements in cosmetic laser technology. Her previous work experience includes being a clinical laser educator and trainer for a major Medical Spa at over 40 corporate locations around the United States.

Courtney’s expertise is laser vein therapy, pigment removal, hair removal including Brazilians, IPL photorejuvenation, tattoo removal, acne therapy for all skin types, and the latest technology in cosmetic lasers.

Courtney looks forward to working closely with you to customize your treatment needs and help you look your absolute best.

 

ELIZABETH

MEDICAL & ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Elizabeth has over 10 years of experience working in the aesthetics industry and completed a Medical Assistant program at PIMA Medical Institute, receiving her RMA and MA-C after an internship with a cosmetic surgeon in Bellevue.

Elizabeth joined Eterna in 2014 and has filled numerous roles during that time, from working at the front desk to assisting Dr. Kim in the operating room. In addition, she secures prior authorizations for our medical patients, and serves as our resident IT guru and social media expert.

Elizabeth’s empathetic personality and caring touch will make you feel at ease no matter the procedure. She is a lifelong learner and is constantly looking for ways to improve herself and the processes in the office. Elizabeth looks forward to assisting and guiding you throughout your experience with Eterna!

 

KATHY 

MEDICAL ASSISTANT, RMA, MA-C, PCT 

Kathy started her career as a Phlebotomist and then became a Medical Assistant, where she worked alongside Dr. Kim for 6 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.

 

CORINNA

OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR 

Corinna has over 20 years of experience in client relations working in medical and dental practices, upscale salons, and in a busy plastic surgery practice. Her other talents include office management, patient care coordination and working with health insurance companies.

Corinna strongly believes in the importance of first impressions but also in ensuring that the entire client experience, from phone call to check out, is positive, seamless and outstanding each and every time.

Corinna loves meeting new people and looks forward to warmly welcoming you to the practice time and time again!

 

CHELSEA

MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

Chelsea joined our office in May 2019 and brings a lot of compassion and empathy to the Eterna team. She has a background in customer service, which is a natural fit for her warm and caring nature. Before coming to Eterna, she worked locally at the Multicare Health System in a variety of roles. She is currently juggling a very busy schedule: attending Western Governor’s University to complete her Bachelor’s Degree, raising three children and working full time in our office! Chelsea loves to help people by getting to know their individual needs. She quietly and sincerely wants to give you the best possible care and help you meet your aesthetic goals at the same time. She looks forward to meeting you and doing her utmost to help!


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