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Meet the Team Marotta Hair Restoration

James C. Marotta, M.D.

Dr. James Marotta is the driving force behind Marotta Hair Restoration, providing an exceptional patient experience and impeccable results with his extensive experience in the medical and aesthetics worlds. During his training at such prestigious institutions as Columbia University, SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, and Yale University, Dr. Marotta’s dedication to excellence put him at the top of his class time and time again.

Now, he has established himself as the consistent Best Cosmetic Surgeon on Long Island since 2012. Dr. Marotta is regarded as an authority in hair restoration and facial procedures, including endoscopic procedures, surgical and non-surgical rejuvenation, and rhinoplasty, having written several published scientific articles discussing such treatments. Dr. Marotta is a recipient of a medical doctorate with a distinction in research as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) and continues to attend medical conferences, conduct research, and write medical manuscripts.

Long Island Hair Restoration Specialist Dr. James Marotta

While dedicated to his work at his private practice, Dr. Marotta also devotes time to humanitarian causes, providing care for underprivileged children, victims of domestic abuse, and US veterans. Even with all of these notable endeavors, Dr. Marotta’s main priority is his family, including his wife and two children. Together, they spend time playing sports, skiing, and enjoying all of Long Island’s iconic beaches.

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member Nicole Vallario, PCC

Nicole Vallario, PCC

Nicole has been with us for five years, working closely with Dr. Marotta, educating and assisting our patients throughout every step of their treatment journey. With over 19 years of experience in the medical field, she offers the knowledge and expertise to help patients achieve optimal results. Nicole prioritizes building a genuine and lasting relationship with every patient.

Nicole is a passionate foodie and outdoor enthusiast, spending her time away from the office hiking, biking, and kayaking with her husband Tom and son Joseph. She loves exchanging recipes and off-the-beaten-path hiking spots with patients!

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member Niki Castagna, PCC

Niki Castagna, PCC

Niki has been a member of our team for five years, coming to us with a degree in communications. During her time with us, her outgoing personality, compassionate nature, and ever-growing experience have allowed her to move from an Administrative and Marketing Assistant to her current role as Patient Care Coordinator. Niki brings her enthusiasm and energetic demeanor every day to enrich every patient’s experience with laughter and reassurance.

When not in the consultation room, Niki spends time with her husband Lou, daughter Pia, and soon-to-arrive Baby Castagna #2! Niki is a skilled makeup artist and decorator with an impeccable eye for style. She is always ready to assist patients to look their best, offering the perfect finishing touch to your transformation with classic and on-trend styling tips!

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member, Ken Ruiz, PA-C

Ken Ruiz, PA-C

Ken is our resident board-certified physician assistant who loves seeing the positive impact of aesthetic treatments on patients’ lives. He takes the time to build a relationship with each patient to gain an in-depth understanding of who they are as a person and what they are hoping to achieve through their treatment. Then, with equal parts art and science, he brings those goals to life.

When out of the office, Ken enjoys spending time with his wife, two young children, and a toy poodle named Ty. Ken finds that physical and artistic outlets help him lead a balanced and fulfilling life, enjoying traveling, biking, photography, and exercise. He is passionate about helping each patient live their fullest life as well!

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member, Jenn Gunita, RN

Jenn Gunita, RN - Lead A. Nurse

Jenn is an aesthetic nurse and expert injector. She knew she wanted to be a nurse when she was a child after watching her great aunt work as a nun at several hospital facilities. She witnessed the differences nurses make in peoples’ lives and later combined her philanthropic spirit with her passion for art to help people realize their aesthetic goals. She especially enjoys performing injectable treatments, and her skill in this area has made her our resident “Lip Boss”.

When Jenn is away from work, she devotes her time to Anthony, her husband of 18 years, and their children Joseph and Alexis. As a family of dog lovers, they have two Shar-Peis, a Shih-poo, and a Boxer mix.

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member, Sharon Provisiero, RN

Sharon Provisiero, RN

After nine years of working as a medical assistant in dermatology and plastics, Sharon joined the Marotta team as an aesthetic nurse. Sharon is always looking to further develop her skills by perfecting new techniques and is looking forward to applying to Nurse Practitioner school soon.

Sharon loves music and, when away from work, is constantly working on her guitar skills, attending live music concerts, and looking for new favorite artists. She is also passionate about bettering herself physically, working out regularly and enjoying outdoor activities with her friends.

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member, Janet Mintez, LE

Janet Mintez, LE

Janet is a medical aesthetician motivated by the joy she witnesses in patients after helping them achieve their treatment goals. Jenn is a dedicated proponent of regenerative treatments, like microneedling, RF microneedling, and laser treatments.

Janet loves crafting, working in her garden, reading fiction novels, and bringing new life to vintage and antique items in her spare time. Janet and her husband Andy have two children and a Shih Tzu Lhasa Apso mix named Chewy.

Marotta Hair Restoration staff member, Kimberly Schumaucher, LE

Kimberly Schumaucher, LE

Kimberly is a licensed aesthetician who has been passionate about beauty and skincare ever since adolescence. She loves seeing the change that a healthy, beautiful complexion can have on a person’s confidence and happiness.

Kimberly is a beach-lover who grew up spending her summers on Fire Island and a devout yogi. When she is relaxing, she loves settling in to watch her favorite television shows or reading, often with a cat on her lap.

Bethpage Best of Long Island 2022 awarded to Dr. Marotta for Best Hair Transplant Specialist

Realize What’s Possible With Marotta Hair Restoration

Long Island hair restoration specialist and facial plastic surgeon Dr. James Marotta is here to help you reach your goals on your terms. Schedule your consultation with Dr. Marotta to restore your hair’s youthful density and your confidence today.

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