Alexandra Bronis, NP is a board certified adult nurse practitioner with 10 years of nursing experience across various areas of medicine, with the majority of her years spent practicing in general surgery and pre and post anesthesia care for both pediatric and adult populations. She has spent most of her nursing career practicing at some of the best hospital systems in New York including Columbia Presbyterian, Weil Cornell Presbyterian, and NYU Langone Health – Tisch Hospital, before becoming a nurse practitioner in 2021 and joining the Richmond Health Network in bariatric surgery with Dr. Barkan to help serve the people of her community in Staten Island. Alexandra completed her undergraduate degree in nursing from Union County College, received her bachelor’s degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing, and received her master’s degree in adult and gerontology primary care nurse practitioner from Long Island University – Brooklyn. Having a personal background in fitness for so many years, Alexandra is very passionate about weight loss surgery and management as well as coaching patients on how to eat properly and exercise effectively. She is proud to be a member of the Richmond Health Network alongside Dr. Barkan and the wonderful practitioners in the organization.