Meet Our Providers
DermaTouch RN offers minimally invasive and non-invasive treatments for men and women in Houston, San Antonio, Spring and Cypress, and the surrounding areas of Texas. We are the largest aesthetic practice in the Houston area, and all of our medical spa treatments are performed by a team of nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and aestheticians who receive continuing education to remain abreast of emerging treatments that benefit our patients. We invite you to meet our providers before your consultation.
Renee Moschitto RN, BSN
EXPERT AESTHETIC NURSE/ DERMATOUCH RN’S DIRECTOR OF NURSING
With over a decade of clinical experience and facial anatomy expertise, Moschitto represents in the Aesthetic Nursing profession a model for responsible and innovative best practices – forming the Texas Association of Aesthetic Nurses Organization to ensure uniformity and quality of care. She specializes in anti-aging plans unique to each patient’s needs, which are built on transparency and education.
Treating in some cases multiple generations of the same family, she sees her practice as an extension of an individual’s health and overall wellness plan.
R. Scott Yarish, MD
MEDICAL DIRECTOR – HOUSTON
Carlos Cardenas, MD
MEDICAL DIRECTOR – SAN ANTONIO
As a cofounder of the Institute for Women’s Health, the largest OB/GYN and fertility practice in South Texas, Carlos Cardenas MD is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist, and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). He has more than 40 years of experience working with women through all life stages. Currently, he only practices gynecology, focusing on menopause management, preventive services and minimally invasive surgeries.
Our San Antonio GYN completed an internship at Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia and residency training at Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia. He is a member of the American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopy, the Texas Medical Association, the Bexar County Medical Society and on the Board of Directors of the Methodist Ambulatory Surgical Center.
He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Nicole Sarmiento, BSN, RN
Nicole has been a Registered Nurse since 2011 after obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Incarnate Ward University in San Antonio, Texas. Her nursing background includes Home Health, Occupational Health and Aesthetics. Nicole has over 5 1/2 years of experience as an aesthetic nurse. Her background includes Botox & Dysport, Fillers, CoolSculpting ELITE, Ultherapy, BBL and Laser Hair Reduction.
Nicole enjoys teaching and educating her clients. She has a strong passion for the aesthetic industry and most importantly helping others feel and look their absolute best.
Donna Lucarini, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
NURSE INJECTOR/ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE
Donna has been in nursing for over seven years and has been a Nurse Practitioner since 2018. She obtained a B.S. in Nursing from UT Health Science Center Houston and then a Master’s from Chamberlain College of Nursing. Throughout her nursing career she has enjoyed her experience in women’s health the most, whether it be in preventative medicine or cosmetically.
Here at DermaTouch RN, Donna is able to bring her passions together with injectable treatments (Botox® and dermal fillers) as well as lead our team in Wellness and Sexual Health. As a certified provider, she works with both male and female patients to optimize their hormone levels with the BioTE® Medical pellet system. She also performs vaginal rejuvenation procedures such as the O-Shot™ and diVa® Laser Vaginal Therapy to reduce laxity, enhance sensation, promote natural lubrication and address urinary incontinence.
Donna’s previous B.S. degree in Psychology from Sam Houston State University and education in Meditation and Ayurveda through The Chopra Center give her a compassionate perspective to help our patients look and feel their best.
Candace Bersani, RN
Candace has been a registered nurse since 2019 after obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. After graduation she worked as an operating room nurse at one of the nation’s top hospitals, where she specialized in plastic and reconstructive surgery. This role not only allowed her to be the patient care advocate during surgery, but also provided her the unique experience of working alongside the surgeon where she was able to observe facial anatomy up close.
Prior to becoming a nurse, Candace worked for over 12 years in the oil and gas industry as an engineer. Always having had a passion for aesthetics and skincare, she decided to pursue nursing and what is now her dream job. She is committed to providing innovative aesthetic treatments to achieve a natural result centered around the patient’s aesthetic goal.
Mindy Goecke, MA
Krys Givens, MA
Nicci Pedroni, MA
Nicci joined us as an Aesthetician/Laser Tech in late March. Nicci has over 5 years of experience in aesthetic treatments and looks forward to working with our clients on aesthetic treatments, such as DiamondGlow™, SkinPen, BBL, CoolSculpting ELITE, CoolTone, Ultherapy, Chemical Peels, and more.