Meet the Staff
At Romanelli Cosmetic Surgery on Long Island, our exceptional staff is a big reason women and men choose our practice for plastic surgery and non-surgical treatments. We encourage you to take a few moments to review our staff bios and learn a bit about these amazing individuals.
If you're considering plastic surgery in the New York City and Long Island area, please visit our practice to see for yourself what we do. Request a free consultation online or call (631) 424-3600 to schedule an appointment.
Michelle Golini, R.N. – Registered Nurse
Michelle has been with our practice since 2002. With 13 years of experience in the ICU at Good Samaritan Hospital, her qualifications are exceptional. Her patience, kindness and truly excellent patient care have made her a favorite among our patients. We are always getting rave reviews about Michelle! Aside from assisting Dr. Romanelli on consultation days, she will be with you as you recover from surgery, from the moment you leave the operating room until you leave our surgical center. She maintains contact with our patients after surgery at follow up visits and by telephone, answering questions and offering support.
Jessica Zito – Patient and Insurance Coordinator
Jessica has been with us since 2006. Starting out as our front desk manager and with a Bachelor's Degree in hospitality management, she now coordinates all aspects of our hospital and insurance cases (at North Shore LIJ Huntington Hospital, where Dr. Romanelli is Chief of Staff). For our patients undergoing breast reconstruction due to breast cancer, Jessica takes care of everything, coordinating the pre-op visits and handling all of the insurance calls and paperwork. Always willing to go the extra mile, she is an extraordinary patient advocate, extremely knowledgeable and an essential part of what makes our team so special.
Nicole Lorello, L.P.N. – Licensed Practical Nurse
Nicole joined our practice in the summer of 2012. Always smiling, she will welcome you as you arrive for your consultation and get you settled in one of our exam rooms prior to meeting Dr. Romanelli. In addition to assisting him on consult days, she is a vital support to our surgical staff, helping to maintain the impeccable standards of our operating suite.
Katie Pyne – Front Desk Manager
Katie has been a part of our team since the summer of 2012. With a Bachelor's Degree in finance, Katie manages the administrative aspects of our practice, specializing in our electronic medical records software. She maintains contact with the vendors that supply our office and surgical supplies, helping to create the quality, five-star atmosphere that we strive for. She can also be found welcoming patients, assisting them with questions and concerns and adding to the happy and helpful vibe at our front desk.
Juliette Jund – Reception Service Specialist
The newest member of our team, Juliette has been with us for 6 months. With experience at a family practice, Juliette easily took to our fast paced, efficient environment, yet still manages to take her time with each and every phone call. She has quickly met our high expectations, offering knowledge, patience and a smile for every patient she encounters.