SOMA Skin & Laser Staff
Michael Ehrenreich, MD, FAAD, Dermatologist and Medical Director
SOMA Skin & Laser was founded by Dr. Michael Ehrenreich, a board certified dermatologist with a broad range of dermatological interests. He is the Medical Director of SOMA Skin & Laser and Chief of the Division of Dermatology at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. He attended Medical School at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, where he was nominated to alpha omega alpha, the medical honors society. He completed his internship at St. Barnabas Medical Center, and his residency in dermatology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Ehrenreich holds an MA in biological sciences from Columbia University and a BS in finance from Yeshiva University. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, and a member of the American Society for Dermatological Surgery, the American Society for Mohs Surgery, and the National Rosacea Society. His interests include medical dermatology, cutaneous surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology. For more information visit Dr. Ehrenreich’s information page.
Carrie Zundell, Nurse Practitioner
Ms. Zundell joined Soma Skin & Laser in 2013, having received her nursing degree from Columbia University School of Nursing, where she received both her undergraduate and masters degree in nursing.
Tatiana Gonzalez, Senior Medical Assistant and Administrative Associate
Ms. Gonzalez joined SOMA Skin & Laser in 2013, having worked previously as a medical assistant in dermatology and internal medicine. She studied medical assisting at Dover Business College.
April Iovine, Senior Medical Assistant and Administrative Associate
Ms. Iovine joined SOMA Skin & Laser in 2013 as a Medical Assistant, having graduacted from the Lincoln Technical Institute certificate program. She worked previously for several years in dermatology and cardiology. She is experienced in assisting with dermatology office procedures, including Mohs surgery.
Cristina Perez, Medical Assistant and Administrative Associate
Ms. Perez joined SOMA Skin & Laser in 2019 as a Medical Assistant. She worked previously in several medical offices, and is also a phlebotomist.
Sandy Arena, Aesthetician, Licensed Skin Care Specialist, Skin Care & Esthetics Supervisor
Sandy has been working as a licensed aesthetician in both a spa and medical setting since 2001. She stays current in the latest modalities and cosmeceuticals by both attending and leading classes in advanced esthetics. Sandy is passionate about skin health and welcomes any questions on how to attain and maintain optimal skin by incorporating SOMA Skin and Laser professional treatments with a customized home care regimen.
Dawn Jacobus, Aesthetician, Licensed Skin Care Specialist, Massage Therapist
Ms. Jacobus joined SOMA Skin & Laser in May 2012, having worked previously in her own business for over 10 yrs. She performs facials, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion, as well as Warm Stone Therapy for body and warm and cold stone therapy for the face.She graduated from the Morris Institute of Natural Therapeutics as a Certified Massage Therapist in 1996, and Christine Valmy in Pine Brook as a Licensed Aesthetician in 2001. She is also a Certified Event/Meeting Planner.
Christiane de Paula, Aesthetician, Licensed Skin Care Specialist, Certified Lash Lift Technician, Certified Master Brow Artist
Christiane has been working in the spa and beauty industry for over 10 years. She has a NY and NJ esthetics license. Christiane specializes in eyebrows and is a certified brow master and lash lift technician. She continues to build upon her extensive skin care knowledge by attending continuing education classes about the most current techniques.
Michelle Raisses, Aesthetician, Licensed Skin Care Specialist
Michelle has been an Esthetician since 2006. Her passion for skincare stems from her own struggle with acne growing up. She customizes both professional treatments and home care regimens ensuring that her clients see a quick transformation of their skin. She also excels at eyebrow shaping and tinting.
Susan Logan, Billing Supervisor and Administrative Associate
Ms. Logan joined SOMA Skin & Laser in 2013, having previously worked as an Office Manager and a Billing & Coding Manager at a dermatopathology office. She holds a certificate in Medical Billing & Coding from the Central Career School.