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Our Staff


Anne Wilson, RT, RVT, RDMS

Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist: Anne’s excellent ultrasound skills result in quality vascular diagnostics. Certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, her knowledge, combined with her professional and caring manner, make her a key member of NEOVA.





Pam Takacs, RT, RVT, RDMS

Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist: Pam’s skill and knowledge in vascular ultrasound result in quality diagnostics.




Sam DiBlasio, MA

Medical Assistant: Sam is an experienced medical assistant who works closely with Drs. Rollins and Rao and coordinates the ongoing medical trials. She assists with patient care and office-based surgeries and schedules angiograms.




Susan Plesnicar

Office Manager: Susan has been with the practice since it began. Her expertise and friendly professionalism, along with her work ethic, keep the office running smoothly. Susan assists our patients, manages and coordinates schedules for the physicians, oversees our practice staff, and can answer all your questions.



  Jennifer Langley

Medical Assistant: Jennifer schedules venous patient appointments, obtains authorizations for venous procedures, and assists with office-based laser surgeries and procedures.




Darlene Hess

Senior Billing Specialist: Darlene serves as a liaison between patients, insurance carriers, outside facilities, and our office.  She can answer all your questions and will put you at ease regarding your medical expenses. Darlene will follow-up and help resolve any issues or outstanding claims; send medical records to verify information; coordinate with Medicare, primary, and secondary insurance carriers; and complete electronic submission of payments with debit and credit cards.



Carol Nelson

Practice Manager: Carol oversees the business and financial affairs of the practice in conjunction with the practice CPA. She also oversees practice Human Resources. She strives for operational effectiveness.




Julie Branisel

Patient Accounts Management 





Yetta Luga-Dashi






Denise Echols, CPC 

Billing Coder




Northeast Ohio Vascular Associates
36445 Biltmore Place, Suite A
Willoughby, OH 44094
Phone: 440-209-2278
Fax: (440) 975-5763

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