We are an award winning practice focused on our patients.


Dr. James Bonheur

Board certified in General Surgery and fellowship trained in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Dr. Bonheur brings the highest standards of medical excellence to procedures that cure disease, improve quality of life, and enhance appearance. His technical skill and sound judgment combined with his friendly demeanor have earned him a reputation for providing patients with exceptional health care...




Dr. Phillip Bilderback


Dr. Bilderback earned his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, WA. After completing his residency training in general surgery at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA, Dr. Bilderback went on to obtain advanced fellowship training in upper gastrointestinal and bariatric minimally invasive surgery...




Dr. Jai Prasad

Dr. Prasad earned his medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. After completing his residency training in the United Kingdom and in the United States at University of Toledo School of Medicine, Dr. Prasad went on to complete his Fellowship in Advanced Gastrointestinal Minimally Invasive Surgery.






Albert Luongo, P.A.-C.

Albert A. Luongo graduated with a Master’s degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry/Rutgers Physician Assistant program and has been employed as a Physician Assistant (PA) for over 18 years. He has extensive experience and clinical exposure to a wide array of medical specialties including emergency medicine, internal medicine and surgery.






Melissa Pulcini-Buttine, PA-C, CNS

Melissa Pulcini-Buttine graduated from Touro University’s Physician Assistant Program in 2003, earning Valedictorian and Magna Cum Laude. After graduating, Melissa worked in New York City for a world-class vein treatment practice specializing in all areas of vein treatment. Additionally, Melissa has held positions in Primary Care, Allergy, and Immunology all while continuing to act as a Professor of Anatomy and Physiology at several local universities.




Heather Meehan, RN

Heather is a registered nurse with over 10 years of experience in all specialties relating to surgery. Her extensive training and exposure to cosmetic surgery spawned her passion for aesthetic and cosmetic care.  Heather takes great pride in her work and accepts complete patient satisfaction. She works closely with each individual to educate them about all appropriate options so that they get the results they desire...





Rachel Gumina, Aesthetician

Rachel Gumina is a graduate from The New York School of Esthetics and is licensed in both New York and Connecticut. She is a skilled medical esthetician whose compassion and care brings warmth and professionalism to our clients at A.M.I.Surgery.  She provides our clients with innovative, results-driven, medically-based treatments offering the latest in skin care regimens and procedures...





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