Practice Policy Update Regarding Covid-19
Practice Policy Update Regarding Covid-19

Meet the Staff

Jessica Reyes 

Jessica Reyes

​​​​​​​Clarity Surgical Director of Operations


Jessica has over 19 years of experience in the healthcare field- including many years of practice management and leadership expertise. She has worked in hospital settings such as NYU Langone Medical Center, Columbia University Medical Center and most recently, Weill Cornell Medicine. She has had the opportunity to work alongside physicians in a variety of specialties and sub-specialties within those organizations. Jessica joined Clarity Surgical and Weight Loss Solutions to oversee operations and business development using the skills and resources she has learned from these well-respected organizations.

When Jessica is not in the office, you will find her enjoying the company of her three boys and her fiancée in their Long Island home.


​​​​​​​Leydi Aldana-Arce

Office Manager

Leydi Aldana- Arce is Clarity Surgical’s office manager. She oversees the clinical and administrative activities in our office. Leydi recently joined our team bringing her knowledge and expertise working at one of New York’s top Hospitals Weill Cornell Medicine. She is passionate about providing our patients with top-notch care and helping everyone live longer and healthier lives. She worked for many years in luxury retail and transitioned into healthcare which is where her heart lies. She has spent the last six years working as a leader in New York City’s top fast pace medical practices.

Leydi will be happy to assist you through your visit by answering your questions, scheduling appointments, and ensuring your visits are always positive. She believes it is important that you feel at ease and confident in our office. Leydi loves working alongside our team of doctors and staff who collectively strive to provide attentive care to every patient.
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When she is not in the office, this NYC native stays busy with her husband and 2 amazing kids. She is able to bring her love of family, kindness, and compassion into our office to provide you with exceptional patient experience.


​​​​​​​Shelly Curtis

Billing Supervisor

Shelly is an insurance and medical claims specialist dedicated to maintaining quality patient care. She graduated from Norfolk State University with her Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration. With eight (8) years of experience in the medical field, Shelly shares a broad knowledge and understanding of health insurance benefits. With this knowledge, she can communicate with patients and provide a sense of security while guiding them in navigating their insurance benefits before any procedure. Shelly is very passionate about the work she does here at Clarity Surgical, as she continues her work in patient care and putting their needs first.

Shelly enjoys spending time with family in her spare time and traveling.

Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.- Theodore Roosevelt.


​​​​​​​Allison Reeder

Surgical Coordinator

Allison Reeder has recently joined Clarity Surgical as our Surgical Coordinator, guiding all our patients through every part of their journey. She comes to us from Weill Cornell Medical Center where she managed the patient care of their Adult Congenital Heart Disease subspecialty, in the division of Cardiology. Prior to Weill Cornell, Allison also oversaw administrative and scheduling functions at NYU Langone Medical Center’s Rusk Rehabilitation Department.

Allison is a welcome asset to the team. Her vast experience working within complex subdivisions has allowed her opportunities to hone her patient experience and patient satisfaction skill. She takes pride in being able to assist patients to navigate what can be a labyrinth of scheduling events we have become accustomed to in the medical field. Allison is excited to use these skills to help patients at Clarity Surgical navigate their surgical experience.

Outside of work, Allison enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and reading.


​​​​​​​Selena Kirkland

Patient Care Coordinator

Selena is Clarity Surgical's Patient Care Coordinator, she will greet you as you come to our office and will guide you through your visit with our team. She came to the United States at the age of fifteen from El Salvador and quickly excelled in her studies pushing herself to be a straight-A student. Selena continued to pursue her passion for Medicine obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Touro College, she is also a Certified Phlebotomist Technician.

She is further pursuing her love for science and helping the community by working alongside our leading surgeons and gaining as much experience as possible to become a physician assistant. Selena has also volunteered her time to work closely with physicians in family practice and pediatric settings. During her time there, she learned the importance of caring for patients and their families.

Selena's education along with her patient care background makes it possible to provide an elevated experience like no other.

You will get to know Selena's friendly and outgoing personality as soon as you visit our office. In her spare time, Selena loves to spend time with her family, bake, and travel.