ECAPS welcomes Dr. Drew Marano
Dr. Drew Marano is a highly skilled and fellowship-trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon specializing in gender affirmation surgery. Born in New York City and raised in New Jersey, he is a lifelong native of the New York metropolitan area. A classically-trained pianist, Dr. Marano received his bachelor’s degree in Music from Brown University before going on to graduate at the top of his class from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, where he received AOA honors.Learn More
Dr. Stephen Viviano is a fellowship-trained and board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with specialization in microvascular surgery. He trained with world-renowned plastic surgeons to learn the newest and most advanced techniques in microvascular and lymphatic surgery. Dr. Viviano understands the challenges facing his patients. He strives to involve each patient in every aspect of the process so that they are as informed, prepared, and comfortable as possible.Learn More
Dr. Keith joins ECAPS from his career in academia where he served as Associate Professor of Surgery and Residency Program Director in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He is a fellowship-trained and board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in microvascular surgery. He is a member of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health and founder ofLearn More
Dr. Bedri is a board certified plastic surgeon who specializes in the most advanced techniques of breast reconstruction and aesthetic surgery. He prides himself on a gentle, honest, and respectful approach with each patient. Dr. Bedri graduated from medical school at top-ranked Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his surgical training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital,Learn More
Dr. Charbel Chalfoun is a board certified plastic surgeon recognized by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He completed his plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery training at the University of California, Irvine in Orange County, California and performs all types of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery procedures.Learn More
Dr. Dean Cerio is a co-founder, along with Dr. Cyrus Loghmanee, of East Coast Advanced Plastic Surgery (ECAPS), in the New York and New Jersey area. Dr. Cerio specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the entire body, with special expertise in breast cancer reconstruction. At ECAPS, Dr. Cerio provides all of his cosmetic patients and breast cancer survivors with a sense of wholeness and a new outlook on life.Learn More
Cyrus F. Loghmanee M.D. co-founded East Coast Advanced Plastic Surgery (ECAPS) with his longtime friend and colleague Dr. Dean Cerio M.D. in 2011. They have since grown to a team of four Plastic Surgeons at ECAPS with a common goal and passion for delivering attentive care to each individual patient. Dr. Loghmanee completed a fellowship in microsurgery for breast reconstruction and trained with the pioneer of DIEP flap reconstruction at the Medical University in Charleston, SC. He is board certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery (finished in the top %1 of the country)Learn More
Angela is our senior Physician Assistant here at ECAPS. She completed her undergraduate education at Rutgers University and went on to obtain her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Seton Hall University. She is board certified by NCCPA, with a background in general and surgical oncology, and now years of experience in Plastic Surgery with a passion for breast reconstruction and microsurgery.Read More Learn More
Olesya Solouk is a board certified Physician Assistant recognized by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She completed her undergraduate education at Rutgers University and went on to achieve her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Rutgers University PA program, a consistently top 20 nationally ranked program. She is bilingual in English and Ukrainian.Learn More
Kate is an NCCPA board-certified physician assistant who obtained her undergraduate degree in biological sciences from the University of Delaware and her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.Learn More
Jessica Brown is a board-certified Physician Assistant recognized by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She completed her undergraduate education at Johns Hopkins University and went on to achieve her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Rutgers University PA program, a consistently top 20 nationally ranked program.Learn More
Julia Agresti is a board-certified Physician Assistant recognized by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She completed her undergraduate education at Villanova University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and became certified by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She then went on to achieve her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Monmouth University, where she received the Academic Excellence Award, bestowed upon the graduating student with top GPA in the class.Learn More
The ECAPS Center for Breast Reconstruction has been a privilege and a focal point for us since its inception.
Our specialization in breast reconstruction has given us a distinctive mark of excellence among plastic and reconstructive surgeons, helping women to become whole again and restore their confidence.Learn More
At ECAPS, our mission is to provide safe, respectful and individualized approach to surgical care of transgender and gender non-conforming people. Our group of highly skilled and compassionate microsurgeons are dedicated to this patient population. Under the lead of world-recognized leader in transgender care, Dr. Jonathan Keith MD FACS, our team of health professionals unite in one goal of delivering superlative outcomes in gender affirmation.Learn More
Dr. Loghmanee is a kind, compassionate man, & exceptionally talented doctor. He is patient and always takes his time to answer questions. He always makes himself available by phone as well. Dr. Loghmanee and his office staff are so supportive and warm that it has eased my journey through breast cancer. I feel Dr. Loghmanee has been with me every step of the way. My journey continues and I feel so lucky to have found such an amazing doctor. Five stars are not near enough for this wonderful Doctor! – H.M.
Dr. Cerio and his staff are amazing. Within the first few minutes of meeting him I knew he could be trusted with a very personal decision that I had to make regarding breast cancer. He lives up to his reputation of being a compassionate person who truly cares about his patients concerns and fears. Dr. Cerio exhibits such calm and patience that I instantly felt at ease. My family and I are extremely grateful to have found such an excellent Doctor. You will feel like part of their family.
I would highly recommend Dr. Chalfoun. He was extremely professional, kind, and caring. I am a breast cancer patient and he made an extremely difficult time for me so much easier. I am very pleased with my results and grateful to him for taking good care of me. I believe he has been the best doctor I have ever had. The office staff is also great as they are always helpful, kind, and professional. – A.J.
Dr. Keith is simply one of the most caring and compassion surgeons I've ever met. He explained my procedure and recovery very thoroughly. Pre and postop he was reassuring and attentive. Removal of breasts and chest masculinization (involving large breasts): outcome is even better than I expected. Virtually no pain and a speedy recovery. His staff works hard to handle insurance approval and claims. He is very supportive and proactive for his transgender patients. I can't recommend him enough. – Anonymous
Dr. Bedri was highly recommended to me by my breast surgeon. I am grateful for his expertise, compassion and professionalism. From my first meeting with Dr. Bedri and his medical team, I knew this would be the most qualified team and dedicated surgeon. He is always ready to answer all questions, his care for each patient is priority and his skill as a reconstructive breast surgeon is beyond all expectations. - Breast Cancer Survivor
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