Our Team at WE CARE

Katherine Lynn Stam, DO

Katherine Lynn Stam, DO

Katherine Stam, DO has been practicing family medicine in the Capital Region since 1999. She became a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians in 2007. Dr. Stam completed her certification through the American Board of Bariatric Medicine in 2011 and is currently a Diplomat to the American Board of Obesity Medicine.


She has been practicing bariatric medicine since 2008. Dr. Stam is committed to providing a multidisciplinary approach to weight loss, fitness and wellness.



Education
DO, Midwestern Univ., Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
BA, Albion College

Residencies/Internships
Albany Medical Center, Family Practice Residency
Albany Medical Center, Rotating Internship

Board Certifications
Family Practice
Bariatric Medicine

Specialties
Bariatric Medicine
Family Medicine


Raymond Joseph Carrelle, MD, MBA

Raymond Joseph Carrelle, MD, MBA

Raymond Carrelle, Jr, MD is board certified in Family Medicine. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Scranton. Dr. Carrelle then received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, Florida.


He completed his residency through the Albany Medical Center Family Practice Residency Program. Dr. Carrelle also received his Masters of Business Administration from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.


Dr. Carrelle has been practing family medicine since 2001 and joined WE Care in 2014.



Education
MD, University of Miami School of Medicine
BS, University of Scranton

Residencies/Internships
Albany Medical Center, Family Practice Residency

Board Certifications
Family Practice

Specialties
Family Medicine


Laura M Reutzel, FNP

Laura M Reutzel, FNP

Laura has been a Family Nurse Practitioner since 2007. She received her RN from Hudson Valley Community College and went on to get her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Nursing / FNP from SUNY IT. She has a strong interest in wellness and preventative medicine which led her to join WE Care. She is married with two children, and loves being active.



Education
FNP, State University of New York Institute of Technology
BS, State University of New York Institute of Technology
AAS, Hudson Valley Community College

Specialties
Family Nurse Practitioner


Linda G. Katz, NP

Linda G. Katz, NP

Linda has been a Family Nurse Practioner since 2005. She received her BA in Biology in 1983 and a BS in Nursing from Hope College, Michigan in 1984. In 2005, she received her Master of Science in Nursing / FNP from Sage Graduate School.


She previously worked at the Endocrine Group for 8 years where she treated diabetes, thyroid disease and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Linda is passionate about disease prevention. She has 3 children, 1 granddaughter and she and her husband enjoy many outdoor activities.



Education
MSN, Russell Sage College, Troy, NY
BS, Hope College, Holland, MI
BA, Hope College, Holland, MI

Specialties
Family Medicine


Lisa Battisti, MS, RD

Lisa Battisti, MS, RD

Lisa has been working as a Registered Dietician since 2008. She finished her BS in Nutrition Science from Russell Sage in 2006 and her MS in Applied Nutrition from Sage Graduate School in 2009. She completed her Dietic internship from LIU CW Post in 2007. She completed a 200 hour yoga teacher training and is certification as a personal trainer in 2009. She has been teaching group fitness classes in the Capital Region since 2003. She believes that yoga, finess and healthy eating can help improve quality of life and help one reach their full potential.




Specialties
Nutrition


Shulamit K Shechter, MS, RD, CDN

Shulamit K Shechter, MS, RD, CDN

Shuli has been working as a Registered Dietician since 2012. She received her BS in Dietetics from Oneonta State in 2011, completed her Dietetic Internship through the University of Buffalo in 2012, and then obtained her Master's in Nutrition through the Univesity of Buffalo in 2013.


She believes that healthful eating and physical activity are fundamental components of a healthy lifestyle.



Education
MS, University at Buffalo the State University of New York
BS, State University of New York College at Oneonta

Board Certifications
American Heart Association CPR, AED, and First Aid Certification
ServSafe Certification

Specialties
Nutrition



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