Dr. Windell D. Boutté
Dr. Windell D. Boutté is the founder of Premiere Aesthetic Center. Our Center is the home of Premiere Dermatology and Surgery, Aesthetic and Laser Boutique, and Le Pavillon MedSpa. Our Center began serving the Atlanta community at large in 2007. Dr. Boutté has been a practicing, board-certified dermatologist since 1997, and she oversees all facets of the Center’s operations. We are excited to be the first multi-treatment skin and healthcare center in one grand, all-inclusive location in our Atlanta community. We offer a combination of medical and surgical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, and aesthetic and spa services. Dr. Boutté has earned a local and national reputation for providing patients with leading edge technological advances, and she has expertise in all facets of dermatology and aesthetic care.
Dr. Boutté completed her undergraduate studies at Xavier University in 1988 in New Orleans, Louisiana, where she graduated summa cum laude. While attending Xavier University, she was a recipient of the Minority Access to Research Careers scholarship, which allowed her the opportunity to conduct research at renowned universities throughout the country. During her senior year, she was awarded the National HBCU Student Award for Excellence in Science and Technology, presented to her by President Ronald Reagan. Due to her academic prowess and humanitarian efforts, the President of her university, Norman Francis, chose her to represent her senior class in honoring Pope John Paul II as he visited her college campus.
Dr. Boutté obtained her medical degree from UCLA School of Medicine in 1993 in Los Angeles, California. Under the tutelage of her mentor, Dr. Ronald Moy, she published several research-based articles in dermatology, and was co-author of chapters in dermatological textbooks. She performed an internship in Internal Medicine at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, California. She then returned to her Southern roots by moving to Atlanta, Georgia, to complete her training in dermatology at Emory University Medical Center. At Emory, Dr. Boutte trained under Dr. Thomas Lawley, a world renowned expert in medical dermatology and academic research, and current Dean of the Emory University School of Medicine.
Dr. Boutté began private practice in June 1997, and opened her first solo practice, Dekalb Dermatology and Surgery in April 2000. She has dedicated herself to becoming not only a specialist of medical skin care, but an expert in innovative skin rejuvenation for all skin complexions. Due to her profound fascination with laser technology, she was the first dermatologist in the Atlanta community to introduce certain aesthetic laser procedures approved for skin of color. She has always made it her priority to research and implement state-of-the-art, non-invasive procedures that are safe, practical and effective. She always strives to achieve long-standing skin rejuvenating results of which patients can be proud.
Premiere Aesthetic Center is comprised of three innovative and unique operations. Premiere Dermatology and Surgery provides general medical and surgical dermatology care. Aesthetic & Laser Boutique offers multiple non-invasive laser surgery options, as well as various aesthetic treatments for ageless, youthful rejuvenation. Le Pavillon MedSpa hosts a pampering, elegant environment promoting inner harmony and total wellness.
Dr. Boutté married Adejia Boutté, Sr. in 1990, and is the proud mother of three wonderful sons, DJ, Devan and Daniel.
Laura Blok-Kalnasy, PA-C
Laura Blok-Kalnasy grew up in California and achieved her Bachelor's degree in Psychology at UCLA. Medicine has always been her passion, so after graduating from UCLA, she moved to Atlanta where she ultimately graduated from Emory University with a Master's degree in Medical Science and as a Physician Assistant. Upon graduating from Emory, Laura enjoyed a fulfilling career in Emergency Medicine in Los Angeles, California for five years. Her fascination for dermatology began in the ER, amongst the many laceration repairs and diverse skin disorders she treated. Moving to Atlanta offered an easy transition into the dermatology field. She is most excited about developing continuity of care with her patients, as this is the most fulfilling aspect of her practice.
Emily Manley, PA-C
Emily Manley is a graduate of Emory School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program. She has also obtained a BA in Mass Communications with a minor in Business from Auburn University. After working in the corporate world for 5 years, Emily decided to go back to school to pursue a career in medicine. While obtaining her pre-requisites, she worked as a clinical research coordinator in the areas of psychiatry and ophthalmology. Emily was born and raised in Marietta, GA. She and her husband currently live in Marietta and enjoy hanging out with friends, anything outdoors, cooking, traveling, and of course, watching college football.
Ursula Macon - Certified Medical Assistant
Ursula Macon is a native of Los Angeles, California. She is a Certified Medical Assistant, with specialized and diverse training in cosmetic and laser procedures. Ursula has worked in the areas of cosmetic dermatology, general dermatology, and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery for over 11 years. She has been a member of the Premiere Dermatology and Surgery as well as the Aesthetic and Laser Boutique healthcare teams since February 2007. She possesses expertise in administration of Body by Thermage®, Eyes by Thermage®, Aesthera, Titan, Laser Hair Removal, Dermasonic, Photofacials, Genesis, Smoothbeam®, PhotoDynamic therapy (PDT), V-beam®, Microdermabrasions, Chemical peels, Mesotherapy, and LipoDissolve.
Sandra Williams – Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Sandra Williams a native of Snellville, Georgia. She has always had an interest in skin care. Sandra graduated from Lanier Technical School in 1995, and attained a license as a Master Cosmetologist in 1996. She also graduated from International School of Skin and Nail Care in 1995, thereafter attaining her Esthetician's License in 1996. In addition, she acquired her certification as a Massage Therapist in 1997 from Lake Lanier School of Massage, and is currently licensed. She has worked for day spas, and trained massage therapists. Sandra has worked many years as an esthetician and massage therapist for Chateau Elan Resort, a four star resort in Georgia and Scotland. In addition, she has worked as a sales representative for a professional skin care company. She continues to increase her knowledge in medical skin care with advanced training in laser surgery under the tutelage of Dr. Boutté.
Mr. Adejia Boutté, Sr. - Practice Manager
Mr. Adejia Boutté, Sr. is a native of New Iberia, Louisiana. He attended LSU, where he studied Business Administration. He then went on to pursue a career in banking and finance for a period of over 11 years. When his wife, Dr. Windell Boutté, decided to open her own practice, she knew none other than Mr. Boutté to effectively oversee her practice. Over the past 7 years, he has succeeded in assisting Dr. Boutté to grow one of the most thriving dermatology practices in Atlanta, Georgia. Through his commitment, he has helped her to gain the respect and confidence of the community for which she renders care. He is proud to be a vital force in such a meaningful, service-oriented practice.
Clevados Taylor - Operations Supervisor
Clevados Taylor, better known as "Cleo", is from North Carolina and relocated to Metro Atlanta in 1987. She possesses over 17 years of financial banking experience. Upon receiving her certification with honors as a Medical Secretary from Barnell Institute, she began her medical career in 1992 as an administrator of Grady Hospital Dermatology Clinic. Two years later, she transferred to private practice and now possesses over 15 years experience in the field of dermatology. In November 2006, she was hired as Operations Supervisor for both Premiére Dermatology and Surgery and Aesthetic and Laser Boutique. She is devoted to ensuring smooth, daily functioning of the clinic, and assuring that patients are receiving quality customer service.
Elaine Samuels - Collections Supervisor
Elaine Samuels is a Certified Business Administrator who attained her certification in Healthcare Administration from Massey Business College in Atlanta, Georgia. She completed her core curriculum in Health and Human Science at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. During her 20 years in Dermatology, she has held several key positions which included: Clinical Medical Assistant, Assistant Manager, and Office Manager. Ms. Samuels joined the Premiére Dermatology & Surgery family in 2003. Her role as Collection Supervisor exemplifies her experience and skills at balancing account management and patient care assurance with great efficiency.
Jessie Wright - Front Office Supervisor
Jessie Wright is Front Office Supervisor at our Decatur location. She received her certification in medical office administration at Asher School of Business. Her dermatology career started in 1994 at The Emory Clinic as a Medical Secretary/Transcriptionist in both general dermatology and MOHS surgery. In 1998, she joined Dr. Boutté's medical administrative team. She has provided quality service in her current position for over 10 years. Her duties include supervising checkout procedures, scheduling general dermatology, surgery and cosmetic appointments, typing, prior authorization submissions and various other patient relations duties.