Board-Certified Dermatologist & Aesthetic Expert
When considering a dermatologist or dermal injector, it is important to consider someone with immense experience in the various layers of the skin and experience in combining treatments for the most effective results. Dr. Hubbell has been Board Certified with the American Board of Dermatology since 1991 – a certification he renews every 10 years.
Dr. Hubbell has not only trained alongside world-renowned providers learning the most skilled and refined techniques – he has also been recognized by Allergan as a dermal injector trainer. He has a keen understanding of anatomy and combines his knowledge and experience with artistry to produce natural results.
With more than 10 years of experience as a Physician Assistant, Chris works with Dr. Hubbell to ensure that high standards of care are met with both new and current dermatology patients. Since 2014 he has enjoyed educating, treating and helping ajeune and Acadiana Dermatology patients on all facets of skin health issues.
Chris is a lifelong resident of Lafayette and graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center earning a degree in Physician Assistant Studies. He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and a Diplomate member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SOPA). Chris is a dedicated husband and a father to four children.
Sarah Lopez, MBA
A native of Lafayette and having worked in the healthcare industry throughout her undergraduate studies, Sarah developed a passion for the local healthcare and dermatology industry. After completing her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management in 2003 she went on to finish her MBA with a concentration in Healthcare in 2005 from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. During her time at ULL, her research was published in multiple healthcare journals including the Academy of Healthcare Management Journal. She joined Dr. Hubbell as his practice manager in 2006 and had an active role in merging Acadiana Dermatology Medical Practice with a Jeuné Aesthetic Skin Experts.
Over the years she has continued her education by becoming certified as an Aesthetic Consultant by The Aesthetic Practice Association, completing multiple Dale Carnegie trainings, and attended national seminars on product knowledge and business building. Sarah oversees all aspects of the business and keeps things running smoothly. To keep up to date with the latest policies and advancements in the Medical and Cosmetic Industry, Sarah attends annual ADA/M (Association of Dermatology Administrators/ Managers) meetings and has been a member for over ten years. She enjoys all aspects of her job, from healthcare policies and procedures to getting involved with the cosmetic practice and everything that lies in between.
Patient Care Manager
As the Patient Care Manager, Kate ensures that each and every patient’s concerns are addressed and that every patient has a great experience, from start to finish. She began her work at ajeuné Medical Spa shortly after finishing her degree in Fashion Merchandising with a minor in Business at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She is certified as Aesthetic Consultant by The Aesthetic Practice Association, and continues to further her education through seminars. She has attended many seminars including Obagi Medical Systems Seminar and multiple SkinMedica Pro-Seminars in addition to attending the SkinMedica Expert Panel. She has also attended the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Seminars to stay abreast with the cosmetic practice trends. For the past seven years patients have appreciated her ability to bring goals into focus and develop an individualized treatment plan that gives our patient’s the best value. She enjoys educating and spending one on one time with patients, making them feel well taken care of and special.
Leslie is a native of Lafayette and also holds a BS in Business Communications from the University of Lafayette, 2002. She worked in corporate America for several years in print media sales before deciding to pursue her true passion in skin care. After graduating in Esthiology in 2009 from the Aveda Institute, Leslie furthered her education by completed a certification program in Medical Aesthetics. Since 2010 Leslie has successfully educated, treated and inspired thousands of clients in improving the health and beauty of their skin. Leslie is certified in lasers, Ulthera, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasions and many other non-surgical aesthetic procedures.
Leslie is dedicated, first and foremost, to the restoration of healthy skin with an emphasis on non-surgical treatment options. She has a special way of being able to make you feel relaxed while performing therapeutic treatments. Leslie excels at listening to your concerns and developing a skin care program tailored to your needs.
Kelly Ducharme, RN
Kelly joined Dr. Hubbell’s team of Aesthetic Skin Experts as lead nurse in January 2017, and has been in working in and out of Dermatology for the past six years. As a Registered Nurse (RN) she is passionate about Dermatology and happy to be back working in the field after working for Lafayette General Medical Center’s Emergency Department. Throughout her Dermatology experience she has worked as a cosmetic nurse/esthetician and has received many certifications including Laser Certifications, Jane Iredale and Jentry Kelley Cosmetics Workshops, Skinceuticals Micropeel Certification and attended a Skinmedica PRO national seminar. She is also certified in CPR and Advanced Cardiac Life Support . Her extensive work and certifications make her an asset to Acadiana Dermatology and gives her a particular finesse with patients making them feel at ease while helping them achieve their desired aesthetic goals.
JoBeth Bourgeois, RN
JoBeth is a registered nurse with 32 years of experience in the healthcare field. She has a passion for learning and growing professionally within a dynamic and progressive healthcare environment—a perfect complement to ajeuné Aesthetic Skin Experts.
In 2015 she began training under Dr. Hubbell doing ThermiVa procedures and in 2016 became the official ultherapist and laser technician. Throughout her medical experience she has worked as a head nurse in pain management, a Pre-OP/OR/PACU- Staff nurse, an Infection-Control/ Employee Health RN Coordinator, a Labor& Delivery nurse, a surgical unit charge nurse, and most currently as a laser technician. She is certified in CPR and Advanced Cardiac Life Support as well as medical aesthetic training in sclerotherapy, mesotherapy, comprehensive facial aesthetics and cosmetic lasers. She has also been trained by the National Laser Institute and Empire Medical Training, Incorporated.
With her extensive medical background, Jobeth exhibits a special type of care for her patients, not only to make their experience as pleasant and comfortable as possible, but also to help them achieve the best results and satisfy their aesthetic needs and goals.
In aesthetics for many years, Denise has worked specifically as a Medical Esthetician for the past four years. She graduated from the Aveda Institute Lafayette and has since received additional medical esthetic certifications. Denise is certified in Lasers, Ulthera, Chemical Peels, and Microdermabrasions. Additionally, she is a Jentry Kelley Cosmetic trained makeup artist and has been working with Jentry Kelley Cosmetics since 2013. Denise’s joy is to customize skincare treatments and regimens for each individual patient and their skin types along with their particular skin concerns. She is passionate about educating patients on skin care routines and on product knowledge to better help each patient achieve their overall aesthetic goals.
The Hubbell Dermatology and Aesthetics team