Susan Meers Wells, RN, MS, CANS
Susan Wells manages the staff and activities of Wells Plastic Surgery & Skin Care program. Susan also provides many of our nonsurgical and injectable services. Susan is known for her detailed assessments of a client’s lifestyle and history to determine goals and to develop a customized treatment. She is also responsible for Wells Sculptra Center of Excellence.
Susan brings to the table experience and training available in very few skin care facilities. She holds a Masters Degree as a Plastic Surgical Clinical Specialist from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Susan was the first Nurse Injector in Central Kentucky and one of the first Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialists in the country. She even participated in the think tank that wrote the national CANS certification requirements and test.
Susan is often the go-to industry expert on skincare. She has been quoted in ‘W”, featured in the Herald Leader, has been a featured speaker internationally on organizational nursing, skin care and injectables. She been published in peer review journals on nursing management, research and skin care.
She is the past President of the National Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists and is faculty for the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ Injector Certification Course. She has held faculty positions at three different colleges, and was named Outstanding Undergraduate Faculty at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing.
Susan enjoys working on community projects and has served on the Board of the Lexington Ballet, Family Care Center, Fayette County Medical Auxiliary, and the UK College of Nursing Alumni Association, and most recently was President of Blue Grass Charity Ball, Inc.
Dee Montgomery, Practice Administrator
Dee manages our business office and assists in the management of the practice. Dee will be your contact for questions about financial and business related matters including accounts payable and receivable. She assists with some of the day-to-day activities of our staff as well. She can help you navigate issues and answer questions about financing through CareCredit and Alpheon. Dee lives in Lexington and has worked in both the medical and interior design fields.
Missy LeSaux, RN
Missy has over 18 years of nursing experience and is Dr. Wells’ surgical nurse. She assists Dr. Wells with procedures in our in-office surgical suite at our new location. She is a key part of your surgery team that will be with you every step of the way throughout your surgical journey, along with Surgical Coordinator Sheila Hancock. You will first meet Missy at your consultation, and she will provide you information and support throughout your surgical process. She will also be at all of your follow-up appointments. She will be your first line of contact for any questions you have. Feel free to contact her by phone for any additional information or encouragement before and after your surgery. Missy also works on our skin care team administering Laser procedures. Missy lives in Perryville, Kentucky. In her free time enjoys spending time with her family and her Airedale fur-baby, Harvey.
Lisa Combs, Aesthetician
Lisa is the newest addition to our staff and skin care team, but not to Central Kentucky’s skin care scene. Lisa is one of the premier aestheticians in the region, bringing 23 years in skin care experience to our practice. Her thorough skin care consultations will map a clear, customized plan of care for the best results for your skin, including the use of medical grade skin care products. Lisa also head the Wells ReFresh Club, which is a monthly regimen of skin care treatments to rejuvenate your skin.
Lisa is well known in the Central Kentucky medical skincare arena. Lisa is trained in CoolSculpt, laser hair removal, laser facials, microdermabrasion, all peels, dermaplaning and medical skincare systems. Lisa has worked with plastic surgeons, dermatologists and practiced privately. Lisa resides in Lexington where she spends her spare time with family and five wonderful grandchildren. “I really enjoy helping people feel beautiful in their own skin.”
Carrie Martin, Aesthetician
Our latest staff addition is Carrie Martin, who joins us as an Aesthetician on our Skin Care team. Clients and Refresh Club Members will enjoy Carries friendly and approachable nature, and benefit from her 15 years of experience in Aesthetics. Carrie will be your go-to for HydraFacial MD’s, facials and peels. She loves her ‘people’, especially enjoying time with her husband and daughter.
Kelli McCord, Front Office Manager & Skin Care Coordinator
Kelli McCord will both greet you at the front desk, and you will see her when she is assisting Susan Wells as Skin Care Coordinator. With her Skin Care Coordinator duties she is the interface with many of our skin care representatives as well. Kelli will help you with scheduling appointments and setting up your ReFresh Club treatments. She has a cosmetology background and brings that eye of style to our offices. Outside of the office she has her hands full with two young children, Preston, 5 1/2, and Blakely, 4.