Susan Turner, RN, BSN
Cosmetic Laser Treatment Specialist
Plastic Surgery Circulator & Recovery Room Nurse
Susan earned her RN degree from Madonna University in Livonia, Michigan. She subsequently worked for 20 years as a critical care RN in ICU, Emergency, Heart Cath Lab, PACU, and Interventional Radiology. Additionally, Susan worked for 10 years at Somerset Plastic Surgery Center in Troy, MI, in the surgery area and assisted with cosmetic procedures.
Susan moved to La Quinta in 2021 from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, to be close to her family. She is certified in ACLS, BCLS, PALS, LASER IPL, Gentle Max Pro Hair Removal, Intracel Pro RF Micro-needling, and has been an active Community Response Team Member (CERT) since 2004.
At Sofonio Plastic Surgery, Susan specializes in two areas: an aesthetic practitioner and a circulating and recovery nurse for our surgicenter. She has always loved working in surgery and witnessing the amazing rejuvenating outcomes of Dr. Sofonio. Susan’s aesthetic area of expertise includes Gentle Max Pro laser hair removal, Intracel RF microneedling treatments, NuERA body tightening & cellulite reduction. What Susan likes most about her work is seeing patient results and helping them look and feel more confident. Susan has a personalized approach specific to each patient’s outcome and needs. Her high attention to detail and enhanced technique ensure that your procedure is performed conscientiously and with personalized expertise.