The Beauty Experts

Our team at Bellava MedAesthestics & Plastic Surgery Center in Bedford Hills, NY work hard to ensure the best possible experience for you.

Meet the Team

Bellava is on a mission to deliver beauty to all of those who desire a change. From Breast Augmentation to Face Lifts and Tummy Tucks, we offer a variety of procedures tailored to you and your specific needs to give you the body you wish to have. Couple our excellent medical team with our Joint Commission Accredited suite, we deliver all of our procedures and MedSpa offerings with the highest quality of outcomes.

Call us today or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.

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Our Doctors

Dr. Donna D'Alessio, board-certified plastic surgeon Bellava MedAesthetics and Plastic Surgery Center in Bedford Hills, NY

Dr. Donna D’Alessio

Operating Physician & Medical Director

Dr. D’Alessio is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. She graduated from The College of New Jersey before completing her medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in the West Indies. She completed an internship in internal medicine as at SUNY Downstate Medical Center at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. She then went to complete her residency training in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. In her final year of residency training she was appointed and served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Donna D'Alessio, board-certified plastic surgeon Bellava MedAesthetics and Plastic Surgery Center in Bedford Hills, NY

Dr. Chang Soo Kim

Operating Physician & Medical Director

With over a decade of experience, Dr. Kim is a master of the most advanced surgical techniques available today. He performs cosmetic surgery on all parts of the body and is known for a high-level of artistry, which he uses to enhance one’s natural beauty without seeming overdone. Dr. Kim is a graduate of Yale School of Medicine.

Our Staff

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Nick Adams

Principal

Owner and Chief Financial Officer Nick Adams oversees both the financial actions and day-to-day operations at Bellava MedAesthetics & Plastic Surgery Center. He is passionate about the aesthetics/plastic surgery industry and is committed to helping Bellava’s clients look and feel their best.

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A seasoned medspa owner, Nick entered the medspa business in when he, along with his wife Dr. Donna Alessio, founded the highly regarded Montville Medspa & Pain Center in Montville, New Jersey. At Montville Nick spearheaded all of the business strategy and marketing solutions. He brings to Bellava a keen understanding of what makes for an outstanding medspa experience. First and foremost, this includes a top-notch medical and aesthetic team that places a strong emphasis on customized client/patient care. Nick works tirelessly to provide clients with the latest, most state-of-the-art aesthetic/cosmetic procedure services at competitive prices in a luxury spa-like setting. The addition of a high-quality established medspa such as Bellava reflects Nick’s determination for growth and expansion in the medspa business.

“At Bellava we strive to not just meet but exceed our client’s expectations,” says Nick.

Nick attended the MBA program at NYU’s Stern School of business, where he majored in accounting and finance.

He spent the early part of his career working Financial Controller at prestigious New York City law firms such as Cohen Robin Stine Schumann, LLP as well as Fabiani Cohen & Hall, LLP. He holds an undergraduate degree from University of New Hampshire.

In his spare time Nick enjoys softball, boating and spending time with his wife and their young twins.

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Kathy Geisler

Manager

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Phyllis Defreese 

Medical Aesthetician 

Phyllis is a Best of Westchester award winning Aesthetician and has been a practicing, licensed Medical Aesthetician for 13 Years. Phyllis began her career in the medical field 18 years ago when she worked as a Nursing Assistant. In most recent years, Phyllis has gained experience and been employed in spa management as well as marketing. She is certified in Laser Hair Removal, Photo Rejuvenation, Skin Tightening, and Laser Vein Treatments.

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In addition, Phyllis has received, and continues to receive, training and education for all of the great products and services Bellava provides. She strives to help her patients obtain the outcome they are looking for. Sometimes what feels like a lifelong skin problem becomes a thing of the past with just a few short treatments. Phyllis is dedicated to helping you feel good about yourself; after all, that is what we want to achieve.

Phyllis provides complimentary consultations and provides detailed information regarding each product and service and creates a treatment plan that is best suited for each patient. Phyllis develops nurturing relationships with her patients that build confidence, trust and loyalty. Though Phyllis may be your clinician, she may often feel like a friend. Phyllis provides plastic surgery alternatives for those who are not quite ready to take that step, but she is also there to guide those patients who are.

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Natalie Palais

Medical Aesthetician

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A seasoned medspa owner, Nick entered the medspa business in when he, along with his wife Dr. Donna Alessio, founded the highly regarded Montville Medspa & Pain Center in Montville, New Jersey. At Montville Nick spearheaded all of the business strategy and marketing solutions. He brings to Bellava a keen understanding of what makes for an outstanding medspa experience. First and foremost, this includes a top-notch medical and aesthetic team that places a strong emphasis on customized client/patient care. Nick works tirelessly to provide clients with the latest, most state-of-the-art aesthetic/cosmetic procedure services at competitive prices in a luxury spa-like setting. The addition of a high-quality established medspa such as Bellava reflects Nick’s determination for growth and expansion in the medspa business.

“At Bellava we strive to not just meet but exceed our client’s expectations,” says Nick.

Nick attended the MBA program at NYU’s Stern School of business, where he majored in accounting and finance.

He spent the early part of his career working Financial Controller at prestigious New York City law firms such as Cohen Robin Stine Schumann, LLP as well as Fabiani Cohen & Hall, LLP. He holds an undergraduate degree from University of New Hampshire.

In his spare time Nick enjoys softball, boating and spending time with his wife and their young twins.

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Semira Crecco-Donnelly

Medical Aesthetician

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Receptionist

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Let our team help you find your essence of beauty. Call (914) 864-2140 today!

Bellava MedAesthetics and Plastic Surgery Center in Bedford Hills, NY

Bellava MedAesthetics and Plastic Surgery Center
182 Rte 117 Bypass Road
Bedford Hills, NY 10507

Phone

Email

Fax

(914) 864-0377

Hours

Monday - Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Saturday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

† Individual Results May Vary.

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