About Dr. Lo's Cosmetic Surgery Practice and Team
Serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware
Exceeding your expectations
Our cosmetic surgery practice focuses on you. Our objective is to provide personalized attention in a comfortable, pleasant, and secure environment to give you a positive and rewarding plastic surgery experience. Our complete understanding of patient needs and Dr. Lo's solid reputation for beautiful results have led patients, nurses, and doctors to continually refer their friends and relatives to Dr. Lo for cosmetic surgery.
Convenient Locations and Respected Hospital Affiliations
Dr. Lo always keeps patient safety in mind. Depending on the individual situation, cosmetic surgeries can be performed safely with local anesthesia and sedation in our office surgical suite in Philadelphia, PA, or Marlton, NJ. Most surgeries are performed as outpatient procedures at the Pennsylvania Hospital (Tuttleman) Surgery Center or at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. With such favorable hospital affiliations, you know that you're in good hands with a caring and qualified cosmetic surgeon.
Supervised and Personalized Attention Throughout Your Recovery
Dr. Lo will supervise your recovery after your cosmetic surgery to ensure that you will be as comfortable as possible. He will also be available to answer any questions you may have throughout the process. Dr. Lo believes that his personal approach leads to a more pleasant surgical experience for his patients, resulting in a rapid recovery and the best possible result.
Melissa Galletta, PA-C
Our Physician Assistant
, Melissa, has been with Dr. Lo since October 2018. Her dedication to patient safety and care is second to none! Melissa trained at SUNY Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, graduating in 1991. Prior to attending Stony Brook, she attended and graduated from Adelphi University, where she attained her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Master of Arts in Exercise Physiology. She began her PA career at Queens Hospital Center in General Surgery, before heading out to Arizona for 12 years, where she worked as a PA in Pediatric General Surgery and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Melissa is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics as well as the American Academy of Physician Assistants and is certified by the NCCPA.
Melissa is part of the initial consultation with each new patient that comes to discuss surgery with Dr. Lo. She also handles the process of getting patients ready for surgery, reviewing in detail what a patient should expect with their pre and post op care and obtaining medical clearances if necessary. She is at the surgery center with Dr. Lo assisting in the operating room. For every procedure, patients are comfortable knowing that Melissa is there to guide them through their entire “day of surgery” experience. The day after surgery, Melissa follows up with the post-surgery care and guides them through their recovery. Her extensive experience as an emergency room and surgical PA has helped her be especially aware of how to help our patients have the best surgery experience. Her incredibly comforting manner and kind, gentle ways are very appreciated by not only our patients, but their families, and our staff! She is a top-notch addition to our already superior team here at Dr. Lo's office.
More about Melissa: She is a proud mother to a smart, adventurous and delightful five-year-old son.
When Melissa is not busy working with Dr. Lo, you might find her at a local park with her son, playing basketball or at the pool swimming. Keeping her fitness level intact is important to Melissa, as she comes from an athletic background. She was a Division II recruit, attended Adelphi University on an athletic and academic scholarship and was part of the Women's Soccer Team, who went to the NCAA tournament all four years.
Favorite restaurant: Her Mother’s Kitchen, literally!
Favorite song or genre: Closer to fine, Indigo Girls
Worst habit: BREAD! Total ‘carb’ freak.
Favorite work out - Running.
Most memorable moment at Dr. Lo's office: It's actually endless, the gratification she sees or feels when she knows she has made a positive difference in each patient’s cosmetic journey.
Our Patient Care Coordinator and Marketing Manager, Jami, has been with Dr. Lo since 2013. Her passion for helping all of our patients is contagious, and she ensures all are very comfortable. Patients have a full understanding of the process of getting scheduled for surgery, as she meets with you at the initial consultation, after you see Dr. Lo. She guides you to selecting the perfect surgery date, and is sure to make you feel confident in our practice! Jami goes over all payment options available to you as well.
More about Jami: She is a proud mother to 3 wonderful children, two sons (31 and 21) and one daughter, (11) and they live a very active and healthy lifestyle.
When Jami is not busy working for Dr. Lo, you might find her at a local dog park with one of her foster or rescue dogs, a true passion of hers.
Favorite childhood memory: Riding/competing with her pony Seagull in England.
Favorite restaurant: "M" (inside the Morris Hotel) in Philadelphia.
Favorite song or genre: Christian Rock.
Worst habit: Swedish Fish! Jami has the office "sweet-tooth"!
Favorite work out - ANYTHING OUTDOORS! Jami would work on the lawn if we would let her!
Most memorable moment at Dr. Lo's office: "The day I coordinated having a patient of Dr. Lo's surprise him with a visit at the office (after not seeing her for 25 years!). Dr. Lo had helped her as a little girl, when he was working at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Dr. Lo created an "ear" for her that she was not born with. It was a most joyous reunion and she reminded him of how much he "changed her life and her confidence growing into a young adult."
Medical Assistant to Dr. Adrian Lo, Tammy has worked with Dr. Lo for over 15 years. She is available to help all patients with medical questions and keep you feeling comfortable throughout your healing process. Tammy handles our 3D digital imaging machine, helping you understand what your potential surgical results may look like, which is very exciting!
More about Tammy: Wife, Mother of Two, Former Cheer Mom. Enjoys seeing the joy of her children when they accomplish their goals. Takes pride in her work and self motivation to get things done. Genuinely likes to see happiness in other people once their goals are reached. Tammy also likes the beach, cooking, movies and music.
Her favorite simple indulgence is Starbucks!
Favorite Childhood Memory: learning to cook with her Grandmom
Favorite Restaurant: Dimitry’s
Favorite Song: Anything by "Train"
Favorite workout: Walking
Worst Habit: Remembering to take my “mother hat” off when it’s not required!
Most Memorable Moment at Dr. Lo’s Office: Waiting to see what my new “nickname of the day” is going to be from Dr. Lo.
Lisa is Dr. Lo's Patient Financial and Surgical Communications Coordinator, and has been with Dr. Lo since 2016. She organizes the surgical day and helps with the preparation of surgery experience for our patients. She makes sure all their "I's are dotted and T's are crossed!" Attention to detail is covered thanks to Lisa!
More about Lisa: Married to her College sweetheart for 24 years and is the mother to 2 talented sons. Christian just graduated college and is a drummer in a local cover band and Noah is attending Rowan University. Besides working for Dr. Lo, she also is a freelance Graphic Designer and has helped design all of Dr. Lo's promotional materials.
Favorite Restaurant: Capital Grille
Favorite song/genre: country music but her favorite song of all time: Dancing Queen
Favorite workout: An old-fashioned step class, but she also really enjoys Barre class
Interests: In her spare time, Lisa loves to read. She also loves shopping!
Worst habit: Twirling my hair
Most memorable moment at Dr. Lo's office: The first time I realized that everyone confuses me with Jami, our patient care coordinator, because we look so similar in person (when we wear our hair the same).
Favorite Childhood Memory: Playing jailbreak with all the kids in the neighborhood
Anne Newbert, BSN, RN
Annie Newbert, BSN, RN, is our Plastic Surgery Nurse and a Nurse Injector. Annie received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2010. She worked for nine years as an ICU nurse in Philadelphia, PA before transitioning into the field of aesthetics. Annie will be supporting Dr. Lo to ensure that our patients have the best possible pre- and post-operative care throughout their entire surgical journey. In 2017 she completed her certification in Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Filler administration. During her experience as a nurse injector, Annie has furthered her training utilizing the most up to date injection techniques administering products including Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma and Kybella. While expanding her training with Dr. Lo, Annie has been recognized by patients and colleagues for providing compassionate individualized care, her precise injection technique, and knowledge on facial aesthetics and anatomy.
More About Annie: Married for 5 years and has two children (3 years old and 5 months). Her kids keep her active 24/7 - they love spending their days playing outside, especially at the beach! In her free time she enjoys shopping and home decorating.
Our Front Desk Ambassador, Leah, has been with our practice since February 2019 and brings her youthful energy and wisdom beyond her years to our practice! Efficiency and friendliness are her specialties, and she ensures all of our patients are promptly attended to once arriving at our office. She is a bundle of smiles, ready to help you through your office visit experience, each and every time!
More about Leah: She is a college graduate of Rowan University where she studied theater. When she’s not working at the office, she’s busy hunting for auditions and pursuing her acting/dancing career.
Rachel is Dr. Lo’s Administrative Assistant and enjoys answering the busy phones all day long here at Dr. Lo’s office. Her ability to help patients navigate who is “best” to answer their questions makes for a wonderful experience every time
patients or potential patients contact our office.
More About Rachel: Rachel is new to Philadelphia and couldn’t be happier to be a part of the hustle and bustle of this vibrant city. When Rachel’s not in the office, she’s one of the lead singers in a top Philly wedding band. Rachel is beyond thrilled to be a part of Dr. Lo’s awesome team.