Joie Beck is a board certified Nurse Practitioner. She is also a Bay Area native and graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelors degree in Health Education and a Minor in Holistic Health. She then went on to earn a dual Masters degree in Nursing and Public Health followed by her Family Nurse Practitioner licensure and certification.
Joie began her clinical career as a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department at the University of California San Francisco medical campus where she was involved in critical care, leadership, education and best practice development. She also worked in Infection Prevention and Control. In 2010, she developed and implemented infection prevention and best practice protocols for the Cosmetic Dermatology Department at the Kaiser Permanente San Francisco medical campus.
Joie's professional passion however, is aesthetics and she has committed herself to perfecting and evolving her knowledge, techniques and skill. Since 2007 She has worked with several Bay Area aesthetic practices where she has developed and maintained a loyal patient base. Using a gentle, conservative approach, Joie works with her patients to create individualized treatment plans to achieve a natural, refreshed look. She is considered an expert injector and specializes in dermal fillers using advanced techniques to lift and contour the face. Joie also has extensive experience with neuromodulators, skin resurfacing, laser technology, non-invasive body contouring and skin rejuvenation treatments.
In addition to her diverse career experience, Joie is also a guest lecturer for the Nurse Practitioner Program at San Francisco State University. She volunteers with several Bay Area organizations that provide assistance to homeless women, victims of domestic violence and substance abuse. She is currently working to develop a skin care rejuvenation program for marginalized women who are transitioning back into the workforce.