Tracy Younger, ALCHEMĒ’s CEO is a devotee of medical wellness and is a devoted skin care fanatic – it was only natural to migrate her dynamic sense of aesthetics and business savvy to found a new approach to vibrant living.
As a senior health care executive, Tracy developed a multi-service wellness center encompassing the first hospital-based laser aesthetic center in California. For ALCHEMĒ, she has used her talent for finding the latest trends before they are mainstream, as well as her uncanny gift for recognizing unique talents, to create our winning team.
DR. ROGER SCHECHTER
Our Medical Director, Roger Schechter has reinvented himself three times in his career. He started as a Family Practice doctor, but was quickly enticed by the fast paced world of Emergency Medicine. Eventually, he evolved in to a thought leader in Chronic Wound Care.
Most recently, he was recruited by Tracy Younger (Our CEO) to learn the secrets of Aesthetic Medicine, and to co-found ALCHEMĒ. His passion for health made this a natural next step. Dr. Schechter’s restless and inquiring nature won’t allow him to simply accept being ruled by convention. Along with the ALCHEMĒ team, he is developing the dynamic concepts of Rebellious Health.
DR. TARA STEINKE
Dr. Steinke believes we should aspire to feel strong, healthy and vibrant at any age. To deliver on an intention of lifelong health and wellness for her patients, she focuses on helping each patient address goals and challenges with a whole-person approach. Feeling our best also includes looking our best and health & happiness is beauty. Specializing in wellness optimization, endocrine/hormone imbalances, gut health, IV therapy and aesthetics, she views optimal health as the management of both the internal environment and the external stressors of life in a modern world.
Dr. Steinke completed her medical doctorate at Bastyr University with advanced training in IV therapy, cranial sacral therapy, bioidentical hormones, hydrotherapy, autoimmune treatment and PRP aesthetics. She went on to completed her residency in naturopathic primary care with additional specialization in IV nutrient therapy. Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Steinke received her undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from Purdue University and worked as a corporate engineer. She is listed as the primary inventor on two U.S. patents and has held positions in process development research, process engineering in manufacturing, operations, and program management, including ownership over several multi-million dollar energy-efficiency programs for the major California utility companies.
Her research and technical background allows Dr. Steinke to bring a detail-oriented and foundationally scientific perspective to patient care. She believes in providing an integrative, personalized approach with each patient and loves contributing to team care environment as a naturopathic doctor.
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Michael is a Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist, known for meticulous attention to detail and his artistic eye. He is a fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
While working alongside industry leading experts at an aesthetic dermatology practice in Washington, D.C. for nearly five years, Michael gained valuable expertise in injection of neuromodulators and fillers as well as proper use of lasers, and various cosmetic devices.
Jenn Familo, Medical Aesthetician, is also Alcheme’s “Skin Guru” on staff. With an emphasis in Dermatology and over 20 years of experience in her field, Jenn has thorough knowledge in the most advanced skin treatments, and she thrives on customizing treatments for her clients in order to provide remarkable results. Jenn is well known for her expertise in skin care ingredients, and is passionate about educating and spreading her wisdom to anyone looking to improve their skin health. Jenn’s enthusiasm and understanding of what the skin needs and how to maximize results make her a popular source for skin care and treatment consultations. Because of her unique and valuable skin-wisdom, we affectionately refer to Jenn as our “Skin
Guru.” Treatments provided by Jenn will include: skin resurfacing, pharmaceutical chemical peels, microneedling, and dermaplaning.
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MS, CHC, CNS
Functional Nutritionist & Clinical Herbalist
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