The staff at our cosmetic surgery practice is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. Together with Drs. Berkowitz and Zeidler, the clinical and office team members are committed to providing highly personalized patient care and top-notch medical care. We invite patients to peruse this page to learn more about our exceptional staff members.
Kathy, Patient Coordinator
Kathy has worked in the aesthetic and reconstructive industry with Dr. Berkowitz, for over 15 years. Kathy will help you through the scheduling process, answer all your questions, and make sure you are scheduled appropriately. Her primary purpose is to make sure your every need is met! She will make you feel at ease because she is attentive, compassionate and thorough.
Sarah, Practice Manager
Sarah has worked in the aesthetic and reconstructive industry since 2012. She has her Bachelor of Science degree in business healthcare. As practice manager, she is dedicated to helping patients achieve their aesthetic and reconstructive goals by ensuring the patient experience is organized, positive, and unsurpassable. Sarah will be there to coordinate appointments and surgeries, as well as answer any questions you may have before and after the surgical process.
Virginia has been working with Dr. Berkowitz since 2003. She is a Registered Nurse and holds a B.S.N. from William Paterson University in New Jersey. She enjoys helping patients look their best with a non-surgical approach. Her areas of expertise include injectable treatments such as Botox and Dysport and dermal fillers including Restylane , Juvederm, Radiesse aand Sculptra Aesthetic. She has had many years of experience and has had extensive training in new techniques and products available. She also enjoys getting to know the surgical patients and helping them through their recovery process.
Jessica has been with our office since May of 2013. Jessica performs laser treatments for fine lines and acne, laser hair removal, laser vein treatments, pro fractional and micro laser peel treatments. Jessica also works in our operating room, pre-operatively and post-operatively. On top of her work as a Laser and OR nurse, Jessica manages all of the case studies involved with our practice. In her free time she enjoys running, yoga, and spending time with her Husband and French Bulldog. Jessica is dedicated to patient safety and education, her uplifting and friendly attitude will ensure that you are confident and comfortable in your aesthetic appearance.
Mary Ann, Licensed Esthetician
Her certification from California’s Cosmetic College in 2006. Also, as an active member of SPSSCS—a Society of Plastic Surgery Skincare Specialists, keeps Maryann at the forefront of what’s available and what other professionals have found to be successful for their patients. Mary Ann has done extensive training in her field. Mary Ann has been trained with certification in the following: Obagi Medical, Vi Peel, Envy Medical/Silk Peel Certification, Skin Pen Certification by Bellus Medical, advanced training & certification in Vaser Shape Treatment Mary Ann won the “best before & after treatments” in the United States. Mary Ann also received advanced training & certification in Florence, Italy on advanced techniques in Vaser Shape. Mary Ann believes in continuing education in her field of skin-care. Mary Ann is trained in post-surgical ultra-sound treatments & will assist surgical patients during their healing process. “Taking care of your skin is important at any age and any stage. The skin is a reflection of the body’s overall health. I help develop customized skincare programs for patients that makes them look and feel better about their appearance. It’s the part of my job that never gets routine.”
Andre, Surgical Technologist
Andre Gabriel has been with Medical Arts for 1 year as a Surgical technologist. Andre graduated from Carrington College in 2012. He assists Dr. Berkowitz and Dr. Zeidler during surgery to ensure a sterile field. On his days off he loves to spend time with his family and friends, ride motorcycles in the summer or snowboard in the winter.
Bessy, Medical Assistant and Surgical Technologist
Bessy has been with our practice since 2012. She graduated from Everest College in 2010 as a Medical Assistant and Carrington College in 2011 as a Surgical Technologist. Bessy assist the needs for Dr. Berkowitz and Dr. Zeidler both in the front office as well as in the Operating Room. She is the mother of 2 girls who keep her busy when she is not in the office.