Our staff includes Dr. Cobb, a physician assistant, two nurses, two aestheticians,and product specialists provide education, tools and procedures that help clients answer vital questions, often left unanswered by traditional medical approaches.
Dr. Kelly Cobb
Kelly Cobb is a board certified internal medicine physician who has recently returned to her hometown of Lafayette after 20 years. She is thrilled to be a part of its renewal and hopes to contribute to a healthier community. Since her graduation from STM in 1988, she has pursued a career in medicine. She has always been interested in the complexities that influence mind, body and health.
Dr. Kelly Cobb believes that she is a partner in her patients’ quest for optimal health. By asking questions and listening, a dialogue begins that allows for relationship building. It is in this dialogue, in which patients actively participate in the decision making process, that healing begins. She has studied functional medicine as well as allopathic medicine and believes a combined approach is necessary. She believes nutrition is the cornerstone of health and believes continued nutritional support is important both in wellness and in disease. Read her full bio here>
Jennifer Menard-Piker PA-C
Jennifer is the Physician Assistant in Dr. Kelly Cobb’s office, she sees all new patients to the practice along with follow up patients.
She has been at Nouriche since March 2011 and enjoys being in a position to educate patients regarding their general health, current problems, and combating the effects of aging in all internal and external systems of the body.
When Jennifer is not working with patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband Kevin, their two dogs, Mattie and Mr. Fitz, and 2 cats, Ollie and Pumpkin. She volunteers her time with nonprofits who advocate for mistreated or abandoned animals, those that assist adults into entering the work force or college, assist the less fortunate, Big Brothers Big Sisters and St. Jude’s Children Hospital.
Prior to working with Dr. Kelly Cobb, Jennifer worked at the Neuromedical Center in Baton Rouge, LA and at Southwest Louisiana Primary Healthcare in Opelousas. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences from LSU in 2005 and a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies and Medical Sciences from Our Lady of the Lake College. She has been Certified as a Physician Assistant by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners and National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of American Academy of Physician Assistants.