With over 15 years’ experience in the medical field, Jennifer joins Plastic Surgery Center & Medical Spa of Fairfield as the practice manager and patient care coordinator. As a patient liaison, Jennifer will assist you in your plastic surgery journey and assure that your experience is positive and informative from start to finish. Jennifer also coordinates all business operations, in office events, public relations, and sales and marketing efforts. Her passion for the medical / aesthetics industry and patient satisfaction is a perfect match for the practice. Jennifer is an active affiliate member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery.
PA-C Aesthetic Specialist
Gabrielle Pino (Troisi), PA-C is a Connecticut State and National Board Certified Physician Assistant. We welcomed Gabrielle to the practice in 2013 as our Aesthetic Specialist who provided injectable services such as Botox, Dysport and various dermal fillers. She also oversees other non-surgical options for facial rejuvenation such as laser and skincare services that are provided at our facility. Gabrielle has over 9 years of experience as a Surgical Physician Assistant, the majority of which have been spent in the field of plastic and cosmetic surgery. Gabrielle completed her undergraduate studies with honors at The University of Michigan and received a Masters in Health Sciences and Physician Assistant Studies at The George Washington University. She also completed the Norwalk/Yale PA Surgical Residency Program where she was recipient of the Yoichi Katsube Memorial Award for exemplifying diligence, integrity,and surgical ability. Gabrielle works closely with Dr. Sofer to provide patients with all of their surgical and non-surgical options for facial rejuvenation. Throughout her career, Gabrielle has established an excellent rapport with her patients and is viewed as a top provider in her field. Her extensive knowledge and expertise along with her friendly and caring professionalism provides patients with a level of comfort and trust that is unmatched. Gabrielle’s goal in treating her patients is to preserve and further enhance their natural beauty so that they leave with comfort and confidence in their own beautiful skin.
RN Specialist in Laser Technology, Skin Rejuvenation and Plastic Surgery
Prudy has been working in the field of Plastic Surgery for over 18 years. Prudy worked as an operating room nurse for 7 years where she educated new nurses and helped them provide excellent care to their patients while assisting surgeons and operating laser equipment during plastic surgery. Prudy works alongside the well-known plastic surgeon, Dr. Alfred Sofer, in Fairfield. Together they provide patients with the top-of-the-line laser skincare treatments and use the “gold standard” technology for laser treatments. Prudy is well-trained with “cutting edge” treatments and technology such as two of the latest lasers from Lumenis to better serve her patients.
LPN Aesthetic Laser Nurse Specialist
Melissa joined our Medical Spa in the fall of 2013 as a certified Laser Nurse Specialist. With years of cosmetic laser experience in laser hair removal, IPL, leg/facial vein removal and skin tightening procedures, she will ensure your treatment is customized to your needs. Extremely attentive to our patient needs, her compassionate and friendly demeanor will ensure a personal experience. Melissa is currently continuing her education from LPN to RN at Excelsior College. In her spare time she enjoys watching her boys play hockey, cooking and horseback riding. It is not unusual for our patients to find one of her treats in the office.
Front Desk Coordinator
We would like to re-introduce our Front Desk Coordinator, Luana Fernandes. With the utmost professionalism in meeting patients’ needs, Luana knows what it takes to maintain order in one of Fairfield’s most high-volume plastic surgery clinics. She plays an integral role in making sure our front office runs smoothly and efficiently. Luana is also fluent is Portuguese and can assist all of our Brazilian patients as well. We are pleased to have her back as a member of our team!
Nicole joined our practice in 2014 as a graduate from Lincoln Technical Institute in Medical Assisting. As well as our Medical Assistant, Nicole also serves as the insurance liaison in our office and will graciously be your point of contact for all of your insurance inquiries. Nicole takes pride in her calming nature, and is always available to help out wherever she is needed! Her mission is to ensure maximum comfort and trust while in the care of our office.