Associates in Plastic Surgery is returning to our regular hours and following all social distancing recommendations and healthcare system guidelines from the CDC and the Governor's office.

Therefore, we have implemented the following policies:

  1. Patients must call from the parking lot upon arrival for their appointment, and we will call them when a room is available.
  2. All patients will be screened, and temperatures taken upon entering the building.
  3. ALL PATIENTS MUST WEAR A MASK upon entering the office or their appointment will be rescheduled.
  4. We ask that only the patient come to the office to ensure no one waits in our lobby.


Regular Office Hours:

  • Monday: 8:30am-5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 8:30am-5:00pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30am-5:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm

HIPAA-compliant telemedicine services are available for non-urgent patient visits and new consults.

Thank you for your understanding during this challenging time.

Associates in Plastic Surgery, PLLC. is the oldest plastic surgery group in Kentucky, having been founded by Dr. Weeter’s father in 1950.

We are dedicated to the art of enhancing the form and function of the human body and more importantly, to treating each of our patients with the personalized attention and care they deserve. It begins with the first consultation and extends through surgery and beyond.

Our commitment to quality care is also reflected through continuous education in the advancement of our surgical specialties. Dr. R. Thomas Noel is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and other national and regional medical societies.

Dr. F. Ryan Wermeling is board certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. John M. Weeter has recently retired.

Dr. R. Thomas Noel and Dr. F. Ryan Wermeling are experienced in providing a wide range of plastic and reconstructive surgery for women, men, and children. With a special interest in cosmetic surgical services, we offer surgical procedures for the body, breast and face.

Facial cosmetic surgery procedures available are various facelift procedures, eyelid surgery, forehead lift, nasal surgeries (rhinoplasty and septoplasty), and laser skin resurfacing. Additional facial rejuvenation treatments are Botox injection, liposuction, laser procedures for blood vessels and age spots, chemical peel, and the Obagi Skin Care Program.

Body contouring surgeries are breast enhancement and breast reconstruction, tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and liposuction surgery. Additional laser procedures can remove tattoo and age spots, spider veins and unwanted hair.