There is more to having surgery than just selecting your surgeon. Dr. Funt has assembled a dedicated staff, each of whom encompasses the principles and values of quality care. We'll take care of you.
Zoey Tung, R.N.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Zoey is our wonderful New York State Board Certified Registered Nurse. She attended Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing and received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and is a part of the Association of Preoperative Registered Nurses. She has a charming and friendly personality and will be the favorite part of your visit to Funt Aesthetics.
Maria GambinoEmail: email@example.com
Maria was born and raised in Long Island, New York and is our certified medical assistant. She received her degree from the Stanford Brown Institute in Garden City. She has previously worked for an orthopedic surgeon, pediatrician, and the Long Island Jewish Hospital. She has been with us for five years and is loved by all our patients.
Abeer AibaniEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abeer is our patient coordinator and is the reason why our office is amazingly organized. She attended Pace University and received her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Hunter College. She has worked for Emblem Health and Abbey Road Office Based Surgery PLLC in NYC. She facilitates the patient-doctor relationship beautifully to make sure you get the best experience.
Inessa Shlifer, PA-C, DFAAPA
Inessa was born in St Petersburg, Russia. In 1986 she entered Medical College for Physician Assistants. She was on the Dean's List from 1986-1989, received a College Scholarship for Academic Excellence from 1986-1989 and became a permanent Member of the Honor List for Excellence. Inessa graduated with honors and received her Physician's Assistant degree in 1989.
In 1990 Inessa came to the USA and began to pursue her Bachelor of Science degree. She did her undergraduate studies at Long Island University and was on the Dean's List from 1992-1993. In August of
Her first job as a PA was at Maimonides Medical Center in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department. She studied along with doctors that were enrolled in The Fellowship of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and together they made rounds on surgical and medical floors, scrubbed for surgeries and did clinical consultations with new patients.
After a year of intense
Every six years she takes her Recertification Exam so she can stay current with changes that occur in the medical field.
- American Association of Surgeon Assistants
- American Academy of Physician Assistants
- American Association of Plastic Surgeon’s Assistants
- President of APSPA
Margaret (Rita) Mullaev, Nurse Practitioner
Margaret (Rita) Mullaev is a board certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in minimally invasive facial and body rejuvenation. Rita graduated with her masters as a nurse practitioner from the prestigious New York University College of Nursing. During her studies, Rita inducted into The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing for her academic achievements.
Prior to joining Funt Aesthetics Rita started her career completing a post graduate residency in emergency/ trauma medicine. After a few years of building a solid foundation in nursing and patient care Rita found her true love of aesthetic medicine. Rita has 10+ years of experience in emergency medicine and has worked alongside numerous plastic surgeons perfecting her craft for several years.
Rita’s unique approach to each and every patient allows her to address specific concerns and enhance your natural beauty. Her work focuses on an artistic, natural, and clinically safe approach with the goal of enhancing her patient’s in the most undetectable, yet powerful way.
It’s important to note that not all patients are appropriate candidates for injectables, but for many, fillers and neurotoxins are a great way to achieve a fresher, rejuvenated look without surgery.