Christine Carle, M.D.

Dr. Carle attended Albany Medical College and completed her Family Medicine residency at Albany Medical Center. She also has a PhD in Chemistry from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She joined Family Medicine of Malta in October of 2016.

Melissa Rumpf, Medical Assistant


Heidi Burger, Medical Assistant

Laura Bolan, MPH, PA-C

Laura attended the Physician Assistant Program at Stony Brook University. She also has a Master's degree in Public Health from the University at Albany. While earning her MPH she worked at the NYS Department of Health in the Bureau of Chronic Disease Evaluation and Research. She joined Family Medicine of Malta in August of 2016.

Erin Almy, Billing Department

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Shannon Klingebiel, RD, CDN, CDE

Shannon is a Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator who works part time in our office to provide more convenient dietary services to our patients.

Arlene Farmer, MSW, MA

Arlene recently graduated from Adelphi University with a Master's degree in Social Work. She also has a Master's degree in Community Psychology from Sage Graduate School. She joined Family Medicine of Malta in July of 2018.

Ann Ochse, Office Manager

Betsy L Loika, PA-C

Betsy attended the Physician Assistant Program at King's College in Pennsylvania. She has worked in pediatrics for 15 years and also has experience practicing family medicine and working in urgent care.  She joined Family Medicine of Malta in September of 2019.

About Us

Shayla Burke, Medical Assistant


Marc Price, D.O.

Dr. Price is a graduate of Cornell University.  He attended medical school at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY.  In 2002, Dr. Price became a Board Certified Family practitioner.  He opened the award winning Family Medicine of Malta in 2006.

Kayla Linster, Medical Assistant

Family Medicine of Malta aims to provide exceptional care for all of its patients in a warm and friendly environment, in which there are open lines of communication between the patients, office staff, and clinicians. Further, Family Medicine of Malta strives to offer prompt and professional service in order to make every effort to accommodate its patient's needs, all while keeping the patient's health and well-being our number one priority.

We are a family practice of dedicated, experienced providers who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your medical needs in all stages of life. Our providers believe in providing comprehensive health care services to our patients in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We also believe in educating our patients as we work with them to achieve the best physical state possible.

To schedule an appointment, please call: 518-899-5390


Shaina Bull, Medical Assistant