Kristen Socha, MS, PA-C

Kristen Socha, MS, PA-C, joined the Chuback Medical Group in September 2011. Kristen’s patience and gentle bedside manner help give all patients the individualized attention that they need and deserve. Kristen’s caring and compassionate personality add to the wealth of knowledge she brings to our practice. She is always interested in educating and encouraging our patients into a healthy more youthful lifestyle.

She is a board certified Physician Assistant specializing in the areas of cosmetic and vascular medicine.  Kristen graduated Magna Cum Laude from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University with a Baccalaureate of Science. She then went on to receive a Master’s Degree in Science, and also earned Physician Assistant certification from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.  Kristen’s professional affiliations include the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants and the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery.

Kristen has been trained extensively in injectable neurotoxin treatments including Botox®,Dysport® and Xeomin®.  Kristen is also a specialist in use of cosmetic filler for a non-surgical facial aesthetic rejuvenation.  Kristen is a certified injector for Juvederm®, Voluma®, Volbella®, Restylane®, Belotero® and Radiesse®.  Her credentials include comprehensive training at the prestigious Cosmetic and Laser Training Institute in Toronto, Canada under the guidance of Dr. Baily, who is a world renowned Allergan certified educator in the use of Botox® Cosmetic and cosmetic fillers including Juvederm®. She, herself has been certified by ACE (Aesthetic Consultants Exchange) through Allergan to train other health care professionals in the latest advanced injection techniques with special regard to the understanding of facial anatomy, clinical safety and the efficacy of their products.

Kristen is a certified laser technician with Cynosure, who possess many years of clinical experience and is highly skilled in the proper use of laser technology for treatments such as laser hair removal, tattoo removal, and facial rejuvenation.  Kristen is also certified by Zeltiq to provide patients with a comprehensive understanding of body contouring with CoolSculpting technology.

Kristen is a Registered Phlebology Sonographer (RPhS), which signifies that she has achieved advanced qualifications related to vascular ultrasound technology.   Under the direct supervision of Dr. Chuback, Kristen assists in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of patients who suffer with venous insufficiency. 

Kristen regularly attends aesthetic seminars and national conventions to keep abreast of the last trends in cosmetic and vascular medicine. Kristen’s main objectives are to provide patients with a comprehensive understanding of all the treatment options that are available to them and to ensure patient satisfaction by providing beautiful and natural looking results.   

When she is not working, Kristen enjoys spending time with her family and is the proud mother of her two precious girls!