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. This determines the 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.