Certified Nurse Practitioner
Katerina Helm, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, offers her cosmetic patients a unique combination of artistry, knowledge and personal attention. With almost a decade of experience in the field of Aesthetic Nursing, her area of expertise includes non-surgical facial rejuvenation. As a trained specialist, Katerina’s comprehensive approach is committed to delivering the most premier results possible. Katerina contributes nationally to cutting edge aesthetic treatments. Just as every face is different, so is every injector and every practice. Alongside our exceptional medical team, Katerina Helm provides a customized treatment plan for each patient, to increase confidence by using distinguishable techniques. She is passionate about helping her patients achieve natural looking results, while also providing realistic expectations. She believes in the power of state-of-the-art technology to enhance and accentuate her patient’s natural beauty.
In 2005, Katerina began her Business Degree education in Russia at the Khabarovsk State Academy of Economics and Law. As a part of a school project she came to California and loved the golden state so much, she made it her new home. Leaving her business background behind, Helm began her new career in medicine as an undergraduate, international student, at Los Angeles Valley College. Due to her own skin issues at a very early age, Katerina’s passion for helping others was peaked in the field of Cosmetic Dermatology. Later she obtained her BS degree in Nursing Science at California State University of Los Angeles and Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN education at prestigious Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California. Throughout her years in aesthetic nursing Katerina received advanced training in cosmetic injectables, various laser treatments, Ultherapy, and the Geneveve treatment for feminine rejuvenation.
Katerina’s unique injection training focuses on facial rejuvenation using PDO Nova Threads, BOTOX® Cosmetic and Dysport® Restylane®, Restylane Lift®, Restylane Kysse®, Restylane Silk®, Restylane Refyne®, Restylane Defyne®, Voluma®, Vobella®, Kybella®, Juvéderm™ PRP and PRF. Katerina also performs laser hair removal, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)/PhotoFacial therapy, Fractora Radio Frequency Microneedling, Microneedling, Ulthera, Geneveve and Tattoo Removal. She also provides education and instruction in other aesthetic rejuvenation treatments including skincare, chemical peels, lasers and skin tightening devices.
Katerina believes that anyone can achieve his or her best look with an appropriate skin care regimen. Her love for aesthetic medicine has carried her around the world to learn and train with renowned physicians, including our very own Patrick H. Bitter, Sr., MD. In addition to training in Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco, she has completed several aesthetic training’s in Moscow and London.
In her spare time Katerina teaches meditation classes. She is certified in Reiki master and truly believes in emotional and energetic components of well-being.