Christine Bell is a dedicated and hardworking aesthetician who graduated from the Aveda Institute of San Antonio in May of 2011. Her experience with performing CoolSculpting consultations and procedures began in 2011, furthering her education in 2015 by graduating from the exclusive CoolSculpting University in Virginia. In 2016, Christine attended the Coolsculpting University in California to learn more advanced techniques. She has performed over 2000 CoolSculpting treatments in the San Antonio area, working to provide her clients with the highest level of care and attention to their personal goals.
In addition to CoolSculpting, Christine is also certified in IPL/AFT photo-rejuvenation, microneedling, laser hair removal, and dermaplaning. Her favorite procedures to perform are chemical peels, because she has seen the remarkable post-peel transformations they provide for her patients. She is also well-versed in our medical-grade product lines, including SkinMedica, SkinCeuticals, Revision SkinCare, NeoCutis, Zos Skin Health, and VitaMedica. Christine is a compassionate and motivated individual who listens to the needs of her patients and upholds our standard for world-class treatment.
Registered Nurse / Master Injector
Bonnie is a Registered Nurse, Master Injector and has worked with Dr.Young for 15 years, she has been in this industry for over 20 years. Bonnie’s hobby’s are traveling the world, one of her favorite places to visit is Italy. Bonnie is such a caring person and loves what she does, her main concern is always her patients during week. On the weekends Bonnie enjoys socializing with close friends and spoiling her grand-babies.
Marketing / Patients Liaison
Cecilia is the Public Relations & Patient Liaison! She has over 10 years in customer service and enjoys interacting with people. Cecilia is always looking to improve the overall patient care experience! She enjoys shopping and spending time with family on the weekends. Her favorite sport is Baseball and a die hard Cardinals fan. Over all she has a free spirit and always finding the good in every situation.
RN / Clinic Nurse / PACU Nurse
RN, BSN/ Operating Room Nurse
Abby Simpkins is a registered nurse who graduated from Michigan State University with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and minor in health promotion. She has previous nursing experience in an intensive cardiac care unit as well as dermatology. She recently moved from Grand Rapids, MI and is loving the San Antonio sunshine. She can be frequently found either at hone with her husband and cat or outside enjoying the beautiful weather. She is the face you will see before surgery, and wants to ensure you feel your best.
LVN / Clinic Nurse / Laser Technician
JessAnne, is a tenured Licensed Vocational Nurse with 11 years of experience. She has an extensive background and knowledge in dermatology and aesthetics! Her current role is not limited, but it is to ultimately ensure all patients have a positive experience and are pleased with the final results!! This consists of patient preparation, guidance, and continuous follow-up. JessAnne’s nurse motto is: “Treat each and every patient as your own loved one.” Her daily devotional is: “Your smile is your logo, your personality is your business card, how you leave others feeling after having an experience with you becomes your trade mark.” She expresses that her favorite thing about Dr. Young, is his continuous honesty and guidance he provides to not only his patients but to the staff as well!
Certified Surgical Technologist
Lily is our Certified Surgical Technologist and Materials Manager. She assists during all surgical procedures. With 16 years surgical experience, she specializes in plastic, ophthalmic, vascular and general surgery. She is currently studying to be a P.A. She is also a Licensed Esthetician and enjoys taking care of her friends and family’s skin on the weekend.
Certified Surgical Technologist
Gema Estello is our Certified Surgical Technologist. She is the “behind the scenes” face you will catch a glimpse of right before your surgery. Gema assist Dr.Young on all surgical operations. She is a San Antonio native who absolutely loves living here & couldn’t imagine living anywhere else. On her days off she enjoys spending time with either her family or her two adopted pups. Her favorite procedure is a upper & lower lid blepharoplasty because of how it makes the patients eyes look younger just about instantly! She will always ensure that you know you will be in great hands and well taken care of as you doze off to sleep before your operation.
Fun fact: Did you know that Gema & Dr.Young attended the same Middle school & High school! According to Dr.Young, him & Gema go “waaaay back”.
Front Desk Coordinator
Ana is a Front Office Coordinator here at Dr.Young’s, she is one of the first people who will greet you with a smile when you come in and see us! Ana is a native of Honduras and has lived in San Antonio, TX for 10 years! She is bilingual in both English and Spanish and loves to make all patients feel welcome and comfortable. Ana’s favorite treatment offered in the MedSpa is micro-needling. She has seen the improvement in her skin and loves the minimal down time.
Sandra has been with Dr. Young since he first opened his first private practice back in 1990. She has held a variety of positions over the years and is now in charge of the patients Medical Records. Sandra hobby is shopping and Socializing with close friends. Sandra biggest fear is driving while its raining here in San Antonio and would rather car pool with friends.
Dr. Young’s Personal Assistant
Vanessa is Dr.Young’s Personal Assistant/Admin and the office comedian. She is definitely a jack of all trades, anything you might need help with Vanessa is your go to girl! She enjoys traveling, her favorite place to visit is LA and all beach destinations. As a hobby Vanessa spends time on the golf course with her family. She has a big heart and is known as a social butterfly, who always keeps God close.