OUR REGIONAL DIRECTOR:
After becoming a guest of Ideal Image while living in New England, Bethany became a believer in the results that Ideal Image Laser Hair Removal delivers and knew she wanted to join the Ideal Image team. She relocated to Florida in 2007 to lead the Jacksonville & Orange Park Ideal Image centers, bringing with her over ten years of team management experience in the luxury cosmetic/skincare industry. Bethany truly believes that through investing in themselves, each guest will improve their confidence, their peace of mind, and the quality of their life. Her particular passion lies within educating both new and existing guests about the wide diversity of quality, both in equipment and experience that currently exists in the Hair Removal industry. She is confident that with Ideal Image, guests are making the right choice first, and will enjoy the benefits of choosing the best for themselves, and their skin, for years to come.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, Bethany is an avid traveler who has lived and worked in many amazing locations both inside and outside the United States.
OUR MEDICAL DIRECTOR:
Dr. Hollie J. Hickman D.O.
Dr. Hickman is a board certified plastic surgeon who began her surgical training at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville where she completed a five year residency in general surgery. She went on to further her training at the prestigious Vanderbilt University Department of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. While at Vanderbilt, Dr. Hickman received expert instruction in advanced breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate surgery, traumatic injury to the face, body, and lower extremities, as well as cosmetic surgery of the face and body.
Dr. Hickman has returned to the Jacksonville area with her husband Dr. Neil Barnett, a clinical pharmacist and their three beautiful daughters and one adorable son.
Dr. Hickman is dedicated to providing the highest level of surgical care and education to those patients struggling with conditions that negatively affect personal and emotional development.
OUR TREATMENT PROVIDERS:
Alex Kehres, DNP, FNP-BC
Alex is a board certified family nurse practitioner, completing both her Bachelors of Science in Nursing and Doctorate
of Nursing Practice at the University of Florida. She began her career as a registered nurse in the operating room,
and through her experiences discovered her passion for aesthetics including plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology.
Her personal interests include spending time with family, friends, and her dog Bean. In addition, she enjoys cooking,
running, traveling, arts and crafts, as well as being an avid sports fan.
Dina Warn, ARNP, FNP-BC, AANP
Dina is a board certified family nurse practitioner completing her Bachelor in Science of Nursing at Graceland University. From there she continued advancing her Nursing education with completing her Masters and Post Master’s degree in Science of Nursing in 2010. She has many years of experience in nursing including emergency critical care, and plastic surgery. Dina has always had a special interest in aesthetics and helping people feel better about their appearance. Dina moved to Jacksonville from Iowa to be able to enjoy kayaking, biking and walking her two labs under the Florida sun! She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking and exploring everything Florida has to offer.
Wendy F. Gebhardt, ARNP, ACNP-BC
Wendy graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing with a Master’s Degree in Nursing. She is a
board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She has worked with orthopedic and trauma patients at
Vanderbilt and the University of Maryland Medical. A recent transplant to Jacksonville, Wendy enjoys cooking,
gardening, scuba diving, and relaxing at the beach with her husband.
OUR GUEST SERVICES TEAM:
Susan technically started with Ideal Image back in September 2009 when she had her first treatment as a guest! She was such a believer in the positive changes Ideal Image made in her life that she began her career with Ideal Image in May of 2011. Susan is the first responder to people calling or emailing to find out what Ideal Image and laser hair removal is all about. Her passion is to eliminate any fear or embarrassment associated with starting the consultative process. Susan graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. In her free time she enjoys reading, spending time with her family and in true Jax Beach fashion, spending any chance she gets at the beach.
Nathania has been with Ideal Image for over seven years. She started her career in Massachusetts but decided to trade in her snow boots for flip flops! Prior to working for Ideal Image, Nathania, worked in the cosmetics field. Making people feel as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside is what drives her. Nathania loves to sing and dance. She has three beautiful boys and a dog named Wolfie.
Micaela moved from Gainsville, FL to Jacksonville to study Marketing at the University of North Florida.
Her passion is making others happy and confident about their appearance. She enjoys educating Guests
about the benefits of laser hair removal. She prides herself on making sure our guests are fully taken
care of after their initial consultation and treatment. In her free time, which isn’t much as a full time student
and employee, she spends as much time with her family back home as possible and enjoys fishing.