Staff

We present some career highlights of our staff. As you can see, we are locals!

Rosario R. Trifiletti - MD PhD
  • Graduate of St. Joseph's Regional High School - Montvale, NJ - valedictorian
  • B.S. Chemistry,  Seton Hall University - magna cum laude - salutatorian
  • M.D. Johns Hopkins Unversity School of Medicine (JHMI), Baltimore, MD
  • Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology (mentor Dr. Solomon Snyder), JHMI, Baltimore, MD
  • Pediatrics Residency - Babies Hospital of Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, NYC, NY
  • Neurology Residency - Neurological Institute of New York (Columbia) , NYC, NY
  • Board certified in Neurology with special qualification in Child Neurology, 1992.
  • 1991-1994  Assistant professor of Neurology, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
  • 1994-2002  Assistant professor of Neurology, Weill-Cornell Medical Center
  • 2002-2003 Chief, Child Neurology, St. Vincent's, Manhattan
  • 2003-2006 Chief, Child Neurology, UMDNJ-Newark
  • 2007-2009 Staff neurologist, Morristown and Overlook Hospitals
  • Author of over 80 scientific papers, mostly on basic and clinical child neurology
  • In clinical practice since 1991.
  • Originally from Park Ridge, NJ
  • SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS:  Tic disorders, especially PANDAS; Autism;  Neurometabolic and genetic diseases. I enjoy challenging cases that have defied diagnosis. 
Mary F. Zandonella - Manager
Responsibilities include:
  • New patient calls
  • Insurance authorizations - Done on Wednesdays only
  • Genetic testing results
  • Business matters
Paul Biondo - Coordinator
Responsibilities include:
  • Lab results
  • Testing results
  • Appointments
  • Messages
Lucia Zandonella - CCO, Chief Canine Officer