Our Staff

Top Skills

  • Surgical Booking
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Organizational Wizard

Andrea DeSimone – Surgical Coordinator/ Patient Liaison

Looking for the person that keeps our Surgical Patients updated and on track, Andrea is your girl! Born and raised in Holbrook, NY.

Andrea is the most empathetic, compassionate Surgical Coordinator you’d ever meet, It’s her calling to be there for all the patients at Complete Orthopedics!

Andrea is a Super Surgical Coordinator by day, Super Mom and Wife by night.

Bizarre Proficiency, Unusual Skills, Abnormal Qualifications and Crazy Capabilities

  • Miniature Schnauzer Whisperer
  • Office Karaoke Connoisseur
  • Collector of Cardinals

Top Skills

  • Master Negotiator
  • Orthopedic Billing Master
  • Ultimate Fluency in all aspects of the Medical Office

 

Donna Aiello- Billing Administrator

Donna is our Billing Administrator here at Complete Orthopedics. Born and raised in Long Island, NY.

Donna is an expert at all Orthopedic care financials, from your initial visit all the way through to the post op surgical visits.

When Donna isn’t negotiating with the insurance companies she’s home wrangling up her 4 grandchildren and hiding the recipe to her secret Italian Sauce.

Bizarre Proficiency, Unusual Skills, Abnormal Qualifications and Crazy Capabilities

  • Antique Collector
  • Grandchild Wrangler
  • Expert Homemade Italian Cook

Top Skills

  • Practice Management
  • Communications
  • Analytical

Dominique Pointer – Chief Of Operations/ Physician Liaison

Dominique is the Chief of Operations here at Complete Orthopedics, she’s the glue that holds it all together.

Dominique is the “ALL KNOWING OZ of Complete Orthopedics”,

When Dominique isn’t enthralled in deciphering the analytics of all aspects of the practice, she’s with her daughter Jada and puppy son Jackson.

 

Bizarre Proficiency, Unusual Skills, Abnormal Qualifications and Crazy Capabilities

  • Lip Syncing Extraordinaire
  • Spelling Bee Champion
  • Number Memorization

Top Skills

  • Setting Appointments
  • Imaging Script Guru
  • Multi-Line Phone Talent

Abigail Thompson – Front Desk Receptionist

Abigail is our Front Desk Receptionist. She is the smiling face you’ll see as soon as you come into the door at Complete Orthopedics.

Abbey makes sure all our patients are checked in and checked out with all their documentation and follow up needs. 

She loves interacting with our patients each day! When Abbey isn’t assisting our patients, she’s with her Fiance and 2 lovely children.

Bizarre Proficiency, Unusual Skills, Abnormal Qualifications and Crazy Capabilities

  • Netflix Critic
  • Colors Inside the Lines of her favorite coloring book
  • Manages two kids without stopping for a Nap

Jose L. Perez MS, PA-CJose L. Perez MS, PA-C
Orthopedic Surgical Physician Assistant
About:
He is Board Certified in Medicine and Surgery since sitting for and passing the certification Examination given by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants in 1982.

His primary interests professionally are Joint Replacement Surgery, Trauma/Fractures, and Sport Medicine. He is a Veteran and was Honorably Discharged from the U.S. Air Force, and he is also fluent in Spanish.

Novneet-SinghSteven Templeton
Physician Assistant
About:
Board Certified in Geriatrics, Emergency Medicine, and Internal Medicine.

He received his Masters in Physician Assistant studies at Touro College in Bay Shore, NY and his Business Administration Degree from Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY.

Steven also works in Emergency Department at Good Samaritan Hospital, and lives with his family in Greenport.

Dennis T. Dillon RPAC,PC
Senior Physician Assistant
About:
Dennis T. Dillon attended Southern Connecticut State University and received his B.S. Science, Health and Physical Education.

He then went to Farmingdale State University of New York to study health services,  and received a B.S from Touro College in  Allied Health Science & as a Physician Assistant.

With over 20 years of practice experience, he is a valuable member of our team.

amandaAmanda Wrigley
Receptionist / Administrative Assistant
About:
I was born and raised in Pennsylvania.

I moved to New York at age 18, where I went to school and obtained my Associate’s Degree.

I have been working in the medical field for 3.5 years now, doing various reception and medical assisting work.

AdrieneAdriene Owens
Receptionist
About:
Graduated from Louis D. Brandeis HS in 1988. Worked at NYU medical center from June 1990 to May 2010 as a front desk receptionist answering phones,  billing (input & output), ekg’s, making appointments, prior authorizations, etc.

Currently works at ACUMA medical associates from June 2010-present for five physicians doing the same duties as at NYU.

I am fellowship trained in joint replacement surgery, metabolic bone disorders, sports medicine and trauma. I specialize in total hip and knee replacements, and I have personally written most of the content on this page.