About Lifestages

Lifestages was founded by Drs. Juliette and Dustan Hughes, and opened its doors in 2005.  They believe every woman is an individual with unique needs for her care.  Through their expert and compassionate care they will strive to make your pregnancy a special and memorable time in your life.

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Dustan Hughes

Dr. Dustan Hughes

Dr Dustan Hughes received his undergraduate education at Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.  He earned his medical degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.  Dr Hughes residency training in obstetrics and gynecology took place at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.

He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecology and is board-certified.

Hospital Affiliation


Dr. Juliette Hughes

Dr. Juliette Hughes

Dr Juliette Hughes received her undergraduate education at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut.  She earned her medical degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.  Her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology took place at Wright State University Dayton, Ohio.

She is a fellow of American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is board-certified.

Hospital Affiliations


Jocelyn Benton, PA-C

Jocelyn Benton, PA-C joined our office in August of 2019. She received her Master’s of Science in Medicine from Trevecca Nazarene University and is certified as a Physician Assistant. Jocelyn will see adults, children and newborns as part of our family medicine practice.



Joanne Adams, DNP, NP-C

Joanne Adams is a Family Nurse Practitioner, certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She specializes in family practice at Lifestages, and sees patients of all ages. She earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice/Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Idaho State University in 2021. Joanne Adams joined the Lifestages clinic on November 1st of 2021.