neurosurgical associates0393 (1)Darlene Simon brings more than 20 years of experience in healthcare management, billing, marketing, accounting and strategic planning to her position as Practice Administrator of IGEA Brain & Spine. One of only 28 Certified Medical Practice Executives in the state, she is currently pursuing fellowship status through the American College of Medical Practice Executives.

A certified member of  the Professional Association of HealthCare Office Managers since 1991, she served as president of the Northern New Jersey chapter in 2002.  She was named as a finalist for “Office Manager of The Year” by the organization in 2001.

She began her career in 1989, working as a billing manager at Hadley Medical Center in Piscataway, N.J. In 1991, she became practice administrator of the Ear Specialty Group in Springfield, N.J., serving there until 2003.

Darlene then worked in Dallas, Texas and in Wayne, N.J; before joining Princeton Brain and Spine Care in Langhorne, Pa., in 2007. There she opened three offices in one year and brought the practice to a higher level before joining us in 2011.