Meet The Team

Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson, MS, RD, LD

Jessica is ecstatic to be a part of the Nova Bariatrics team as the First Dietitian at Nova. She motivates her patients through their weight loss journeys by providing diet, exercise, and behavioral modifications.

Jessica is native to Dallas and has worked with various surgical and medical weight loss clinics within hospitals and private practices all around the metroplex.

Jessica is happily married to her college sweet-heart, Henry. They have two children and a Shih Tzu dog, Ginger. In Jessica’s spare time she loves cheering on the University of Kansas basketball team, traveling, cooking, and trying new restaurants.

  • Bachelor of Science, Nutrition, emphasis on Dietetics – Texas Women’s University (2012)
  • Dietetic Internship (2015)
  • Master of Science in Nutrition – Texas Women’s University (2016)
Caroline Green

Caroline Green, MS, RD, LD

Caroline joined our team in April of 2021 to work with surgical and medical weight loss patients. She is dedicated to help patients achieve their weight loss goals and adopt healthy lifestyle habits that last.

Caroline was born and raised in San Antonio. She has had many great experiences in working and volunteering in the Metroplex over the past six years and now calls Dallas her home.

Caroline is the oldest of three sisters, and when she is not at work, she enjoys exercising, trying new recipes, and being with her friends.

  • Bachelor of Science, Nutrition, Didactic Program in Dietetics – Texas Christian University (2019)
  • Dietetic Internship – Texas Women’s University (2020)
  • Master of Science in Nutrition – Texas Women’s University (2021)
Catherine Calligaro

Catherine Calligaro

Office Manager and Director of Operations
Patient Navigator
Cat has been working with Dr. Alibhai for six years now as the office manager and patient navigator. She works with patients individually to encourage continued commitment to care and access to services. She makes sure patients are well-informed and receive the best care possible.

Cat lives in Fort Worth, Texas loves spending time with her three beautiful daughters.

June Lopez

June Lopez

Bariatric Coordinator, General Surgery Scheduler
June, our extremely dedicated patient coordinator, dedicates her time to helping patients get through to surgery. She is very organized and loves keeping up patients throughout the process and seeing them achieve their goals.

June grew up the DFW area and loves going to the gym and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Aliasger Kapasi

Aliasger Kapasi, BS, MS

Bariatric Coordinator, General Surgery Scheduler
Aliasger has been one of the oldest members of the Nova Bariatrics team. He plays a vital role in bariatric and general surgery coordination and scheduling. He works diligently along side the team at Nova Bariatrics to ensure his patients are receiving the best quality care.

Aliasger is an avid sports fan and loves cheering on the Dallas Cowboys. He enjoys going to the gym, playing football, and reading.

  • Bachelor of Science in Bio-Physics with a minor in Neuroscience- The University of Texas at Arlington (2020)
  • Master of Biomedical Science- The University of North Texas Health Science Center (2022)
Sarah Asaad

Sarah Asaad

Patient Service Representative
Sarah joined the Nova Bariatrics team in May of 2021 and has been a great asset ever since. She is one of our clinical staff and assists in rooming patients, office procedures, and much more.

Sarah is currently in her third year of college, majoring in healthcare studies. Her goal is to become a physician assistant one day. She truly enjoys all that Nova Bariatrics teaches her and the wonderful experiences she has had with our patients this far.