Lucent Aesthetic's Mission Statement
It is a main priority to offer my patients a core curriculum of the best, innovative, safe, effective, non-invasive products and services in the industry. I only choose to offer what I love and use myself, and will provide this service in a warm and nurturing environment. I will always be looking for the best of a kind so my patients do not have to do the research. I want my professional expertise, training, and ongoing education toward mastering my specialty to be a respected and valued service in our community.
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.