Best Aesthetic Medical Doctor in Walnut Creek

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About Valerie Schneider M.D.

Dr. Valerie Schneider had her private medical practice in Walnut Creek since 2002. Her areas of training and expertise includes Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. After several years of aesthetic treatments, education and personal research of lasers, she sought out an advanced training and certification program in Scottsdale, Arizona. She completed the program for lasers, injectables and sclerotherapy in 2009. Dr. Schneider has been an active member of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery since 2009. This organization’s mission is to be the world’s preeminent resource for biomedical laser and related technologies, research, education and clinical knowledge.

About Gretchen Ranhoff R.N.

Gretchen comes from a background of Neonatal Intensive Care, Intravenous Therapy, and General Med/Surg.  Pursuing her interest in aesthetic medicine, she received advance training and certification in Scottsdale, AZ for lasers, injectables, and sclerotherapy in 2009.  She is also a new member of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery.  Their memberships promote ongoing training, keeping current on technology, attending educational conferences and safety in the practice.