Meet the Staff
Dr. Matthew Schulman – Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Matthew Schulman is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. He attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, and completed his General Surgery and Plastic Surgery training at prestigious Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. After his training, he decided to remain if New York City and has become one of the nation’s top Board Certified Plastic Surgeons. He is considered by his peers to be an innovator in his field and patients travel from all over the world because of his advanced techniques, quality of results, and one-of-a-kind procedures. Dr. Schulman has been awarded virtually every national plastic surgery award, including the prestigious “Castle Connolly Top Doctor,” “America’s Top Plastic Surgeon,” and “US News and World Report Top Plastic Surgeon.” He can be seen on FOX, CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX, Inside Edition, The Doctors, and also appears regularly in the most popular magazines and newspapers. He has been featured in documentaries on BET and was the subject of a VICE documentary.While the media refers to him as a “Celebrity Plastic Surgeon,” Dr. Schulman says that he is “just a Plastic Surgeon, with celebrity patients.”
Tami Healy, PA-C – Physician Assistant
Tami is a licensed and certified Physician Assistant with many years of experience in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and is board certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Tami earned her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Pace University and completed her plastic surgery training at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital in New York City. In addition to first-assisting in the operating room, Tami specializes in dermal fillers and toxins such as all Restylane and Juvederm products, Belotero, Radiesse, Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin. Tami also performs PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) treatments for skin rejuvenation and hair loss. Tami’s experience and eye for aesthetics will leave you with natural, youthful results.
Ileana Reyes – Surgical Manager
Ileana has experience in both plastic surgery and dermatology practices. She will be a main point of contact for you if you decide to have surgery with Dr. Schulman. Ileana will help you with the paperwork necessary to book your surgery and help keep you up-to-date and compliant with the requirements for surgery, such as medical clearance, surgical consents, and financial obligations. The surgical process may seem overwhelming at times, but Ileana will do her best to ensure a smooth process throughout. You will come to know her by her smiling face and always-happy demeanor.
Erika Camacho - Patient Coordinator
Erika joined our practice after working in the medical industry for many years. She is dedicated to helping patients achieve their aesthetic goals by being a warm and caring surgical coordinator and patient advocate. You will feel at ease with Erika during your surgical booking process because she is attentive, compassionate, and thorough. She will ensure that all of your questions are answered, and all of your expectations are addressed. Erika is available to assist you in all facets of your office visits and surgery booking from your initial phone call to your very last post operative visit.
Amie Easton – Patient Liaison
Amie’s role is to assist you immediately after your consultation to ensure that all your questions are answered about your potential procedure with Dr. Schulman. It is common to feel a little overwhelmed immediately after your consultation with the doctor and her compassionate demeanor will help you process all the information that was presented so that you can decide if surgery with Dr. Schulman is the right decision. She will assist you in obtaining outside financing if desired and will help you select a procedure date that fits your schedule.
Alina Perez – Medical Aesthetician
Alina is a highly trained and licensed medical aesthetician. She is experienced with all skin types and all ethnicities. Alina specializes in medical-grade skin peels, laser and light therapies, microneedling, microdermabransion, dermaplaning, and non-invasive fat reduction. She can also assist in creating a daily skin care regimen to meet your needs, as well as non-surgical treatment for your healing surgical scars.
Kristen Alongi – Medical Assistant
Kristen has worked with Dr. Schulman for many years. She will likely be the first person you see on the day of surgery and likely the first person you see when you wake up in the recovery room. After having been involved with thousands of Dr. Schulman’s surgical patients, she will be able to explain exactly what to expect during your recovery process.
Board Certified Anesthesiologist
Our team of Board Certified Anesthesiologists are among the best is New York City. All have extensive office surgical experience so you can be assured that your safety is their number one priority. Since there is only one operating room, your anesthesiologist will be personally monitoring you throughout your entire surgery. They will begin caring for you from the time you arrive to our surgical facility and throughout your time in our recovery room.
We employ registered nurses with extensive experience in critical care and office-based surgery. Our nurses will assist in your care during your procedure and in the recovery room. When you are ready to be discharged, they will review all the post-operative instructions with you and your companion, and personally escort you outside to your chosen mode of transportation.