Dr. Stephen Nervi was raised in Maplewood, New Jersey and attended Loyola University in Maryland. There, he received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Honors and was also a NCAA Division 1-AA swimmer. He then attended New Jersey Medical School for his Medical Doctorate where he was inducted into the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. He stayed at NJMS for his Residency training in Dermatology where he also served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Nervi is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology.  His affiliations include the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Mohs surgery among others. His hobbies include playing guitar, paddle surfing, running and kayaking.



Dr. Nicole Rocca is a New Jersey native who graduated from Rutgers University. After college she completed her Masters Degree in Neuroscience from the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences. From there, she attended New Jersey Medical School where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.  She then completed her dermatology training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine where she served as Chief Resident.

Dr. Rocca is a board certified dermatologist and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.  When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children as well as spending time outdoors running, hiking and snowmobiling. 



Alyse Russo, PA-C was raised in Danbury, CT before moving to Budd Lake, NJ for her high school years. She completed her Bachelor of Science at Muhlenberg College as a Dean’s list graduate and was an all-season athlete competing in volleyball and track & field. She then completed her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science where she had additional training in plastic surgery.

Alyse Russo is a board certified physician assistant and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the NJ State Society of Physician Assistants.  She has been practicing in dermatology and Mohs surgery since 2011, and has been with Natural Image Skin Center since 2016.. When she is not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and traveling.



Cristin Kelly was raised in Flanders, New Jersey. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Vermont was a member of the Mortar Board Honor Society. She went on to receive her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Seton Hall University, specializing in dermatology upon graduation. Cristin is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed to practice in the state of New Jersey. She is a member of the Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants and has a special interest in treating acne, psoriasis, and skin cancer.  Outside the office, Cristin enjoys traveling and outdoor hobbies including hiking, scuba diving, skiing, and running.