University Orthopaedic Associates will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day

Meet Our Team

Our team is here to help you and answer your questions regarding our practice and policies. Whether in person, over the telephone, or by e-mail, our staff will assist you by addressing any concerns you may have. We have several different staff departments to help us better serve our patients with the personal attention that supports the quality medical care provided by our physicians.

Managerial Team

Our managerial team ensures that all aspects of our practice function together to meet all of your medical needs.

Darleen Caccavale
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2100
Fax: 732-564-9034

Catharine Falcetano
Human Resource and Payroll Manager
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2503
Fax: 732-564-9034

Mary Ann De Gennaro
Woodbridge Site Manager
Phone: 732-283-2663 ext. 5101
Fax: 732-587-7385

Regina Santos
Wall Site Manager
Phone: 732-938-6090, ext. 4109
Fax: 732-938-5680

Kimberly McNeff, CPC, CCOS
Revenue Cycle Manager
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2203
Fax: 732-564-9032

Lizbeth Plotkin
Phone:732-537-0909, ext. 2500
Fax: 732-564-9033

Dean Pinciotti
Director of Physical Therapy
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2400
Fax: 732-564-9020

Gregory Roth
Director of Occupational Therapy
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2403
Fax: 732-564-9020

Melba Petteway
Front End Manager & Project Manager
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 2220
Fax: 732-564-9033

Tara Watkins
Morganville Site Supervisor
Phone: 732-387-5750, ext. 6101
Fax: 732-853-8625

Insurance Team

Understanding insurance coverage can be confusing and time consuming. Our experienced team will help you navigate through your insurance policy as it relates to your care at UOA. To learn more about our insurance policies, please see our insurance department.

To reach the insurance staff, please dial 732-537-0909, ext. 2299.

Physicians’ Administrative Assistants

Each of our physicians has an assistant to assist patients with any questions regarding surgeries, back-to-work notes, notes of medical necessity, and answer any questions that may arise concerning patient care.

Saaby Ross
Dr. Chiappetta, Dr. Kayiaros, and Dr. McDonnell
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 1106
Fax: 732-626-6712

Regina Santos
Dr. Polonet and Dr. Pushilin
Phone: 732-938-6090, ext. 4109
Fax: 732-626-6783

Marisa Malone
Dr. Butler, Dr. Gatt, Dr. Monica and Dr. Sagebien
Phone: 732-537-0909 ext. 1103
Fax: 732-626-6365

Kimberly Phillips
Dr. Baione, Dr. Buckley and Dr. Doumas
Phone: 732-938-6090, ext. 4110
Fax: 732-626-6824

Maria DeSousa
Dr. Fleming, Dr. Harwood and Dr. Leddy
Phone: 732-537-0909, ext. 1105
Fax: 732-518-2282

Mary Ann De Gennaro
Dr. Demian
Phone: 732-283-2663 ext. 5101
Fax: 732-626-6727

Eva Marie Nicholsen
Dr. Abdelfattah and Dr. Verma
Phone: 732-938-6090, ext. 4100
Fax: 732-626-6854

Ashley Dalton
Dr. Beiro, Dr. George and Dr. Lu
Phone: 732-283-2663, ext. 5102
Fax: 732-626-6876

Alison Michie
Dr. Coyle, Dr. Pannullo, Dr. Schafer and Dr. Swan
Phone: 732-283-2663, ext. 5103
Fax: 732-626-6867

Appointments Team

Our appointments staff is available Mon – Thurs 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and, Fri 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Somerset: 732-537-0909, ext. 2399
Princeton: 609-683-7800 ext. 3399
Wall: 732-938-6090, ext. 4199
Woodbridge: 732-283-2663, ext. 5399
Morganville: 732-387-5750, ext. 6399

Surgical Authorization Team

We pre-certify all scheduled surgical procedures by working with your insurance company to attain the appropriate authorization.

To reach the surgical authorization staff, please dial 732-537-0909, ext. 2298.

Medical Records Team

We maintain a secure electronic medical records system, which allows physicians and clinical staff to access patients’ records from all of our practice locations.

To obtain a copy of your records, please contact us at 732-537-0909, ext. 2221.

Please allow 3-5 business days for processing.

Ancillary Authorization Team

Our staff will contact your insurance carrier for pre-authorization for imaging procedures, physical therapy, or any other testing requested by our physicians. Please alert our staff if you require authorizations, and do not have any ancillary services performed without authorization.

Somerset: 732-537-0909, ext. 2218
Princeton: 609-683-7800, ext. 2218
Wall: 732-938-6090, ext. 1115
Woodbridge: 732-283-2663, ext. 5104
Morganville: 732-387-5750, ext. 5104

Front Desk Team

Please check in at the front desk when you arrive for your appointment. To keep wait times to a minimum, print your registration forms before your visit from the patient forms tab. If you have not filled out your forms before your visit, our staff will be happy to assist you.

Please arrive 15 minutes before your appointment if you prefer to fill out registration forms at our office.

Radiology Team

All of our locations have radiology departments staffed with registered technologists to assist you with any questions you may have about digital X-ray procedures or your images.

Somerset: 732-537-0909
Evelyn Argueta, R.T.(R), CBDT
Doreen Ehrlich, R.T.(R)
Lissette Molina, R.T.(R)
Carla Novoa, R.T.(R),CBDT,MRI
Chelsea Orban R.T.(R)
Valeri Valente R.T. (R)

Woodbridge: 732-283-2663
Jennifer Blaszka, R.T.(R)
Doreen Ehrlich, R.T.(R)
Lissette Molina, R.T.(R)
Valeri Valente R.T. (R)

Princeton: 609-683-7800
Jennifer Blaszka, R.T.(R)
Mary Ann Leukovitch, R.T.(R)

Morganville: 732-387-5750
Meredith Finn, R.T.(R)
Katherine McDonough R.T.(R)

Wall: 732-938-6090
Dawn Flissar, R.T.(R)
Katherine McDonough R.T.(R)
Meredith Finn, R.T.(R)
Chelsea Orban R.T.(R)

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Team

Somerset: 732-658-4735

Carla Novoa, RT
Lissette Tamayo, RT, ARMRIT

Clinical Team

Our clinical team is comprised of nurses and athletic trainers that are available to assist you during your visit or over the phone. During regular business hours, a clinician can be reached for medical questions or medication renewal. Please allow three business days to process a medication renewal.

Somerset: 732-537-0909, ext. 1200
Princeton: 609-683-7800 ext. 3299
Wall: 732-938-6090, ext. 4195
Woodbridge: 732-283-2663, ext. 5299
Morganville: 732-387-5750, ext 6299