Samantha Ellis is a Registered Dietitian and New York State Certified Dietitian-Nutritionist, with a special interest in lifestyle nutrition and chronic disease prevention.

Samantha holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Dietetics, Food & Nutrition from CUNY Lehman College.  Samantha has worked with all ages throughout her 13+ year career, and believes that good nutrition starts with simple, healthy habits. She has worked with all populations, focusing on improved health outcomes through good nutrition and physical activity. 

Shaina F. , Care Manager

Mckenzia S. , Medical Assistant

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.

Judy F. , Medical Assistant

Shayla B. , Medical Assistant

Nichole M. , Medical Assistant

Heidi B. , Medical Assistant

Ann O. , Office Manager

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.

Melissa R. , Medical Assistant

Samantha Ellis, MS, RDN, CDN 

Registered Dietition/Nutritionist

Erin A., Billing Department



Brianna Z. , Medical Assistant

About Us

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

Kathryn E. , Medical Assistant

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Jessica A. , Medical Assistant 

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.


Melinda T. , Medical Assistant