Meet our Team

Functional Medicine Physicians

Our team of physicians are Board Certified and have extensive training in Functional, Integrative and Nutritional Medicine. We follow the latest research, and constantly update our methods as new, scientifically based therapies and tests become available.

Founder & Director

Founder of The UltraWellness Center, is dedicated to tackling the root causes of chronic disease by harnessing the power of Functional Medicine to transform healthcare. Dr. Hyman is a practicing family physician, the Head of Strategy and Innovation at Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine, and a multi-time #1 New York Times Bestselling author.

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Medical Director / Functional Medicine Physician

is Board Certified in Family Medicine from Albany Medical School, and she is an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner and the Medical Director of The UltraWellness Center. Dr. Boham lectures on a variety of topics, including Women’s Health and Breast Cancer Prevention, insulin resistance, heart health, weight control and allergies. She is on the faculty for the Institute for Functional Medicine.

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Functional Medicine Physician

graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine,
specializing in Integrative Functional Medicine, and has advanced clinical training through the Institute for Functional Medicine.  He has been practicing Functional Medicine for over 15 years focusing on Optimal Aging, Bio-Detoxification, Gastrointestinal Health, Systemic Inflammation, Autoimmune disorders and the Neurobiology of mood and cognitive disorders.

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Functional Medicine Physician
George Papanicolaou, DO

is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and is Board Certified in Family Medicine from Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Pennsylvania. He is also an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner. Dr. Papnicolaou established his own practice: Cornerstone Personal Health dedicated to the Functional Medicine Model. Dr. Hyman invited him to bring his expertise and twenty years of experience to the UltraWellness team. He specializes in treating the root causes of many conditions including Neurodegenerative disorders, ADHD, PANDAS/PANS, gut and hormone health.

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Functional Medicine Physician Assistant

earned her Masters in Health Sciences from Duke University and is trained in Functional and Integrative Medicine through the Institute for Functional Medicine. In addition, she has training in energy healing and is currently pursuing a certification in biodynamic craniosacral therapy. Prior to joining The UltraWellness Center, Kristin worked for several years in primary/urgent care and for ten years in Cardiac Electrophysiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Functional Medicine Physician Assistant
Rachel Lacourse, PA-C

Rachel earned her Masters of Science in physician assistant studies from Springfield College and is currently training in Functional and Integrative Medicine through the Institute of Functional Medicine. Prior to joining the UltraWellness Center, Rachel worked for several years in emergency medicine at hospitals in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. She has also worked with a Functional Medicine practice providing online support and resources to clients.

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Practice Manager
Emilie Goudey, RN

Emilie Goudey is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science degree from Northeastern University in Boston. Emilie specialized in emergency medicine, working at major trauma centers as well as local hospitals in Berkshire County. In 1993, Emilie joined Canyon Ranch, and held several management positions at the Lenox property, including Corporate Director of Health and Healing and General Manager. Emilie has published articles in peer-reviewed journals and lectured on a variety of topics related to health and wellness. In addition to her professional accomplishments, Emilie has been a student of Kenyukai, Okinawan Karate, for 25 years and is a 4th-degree black belt.


Our Nutritionists have been uniquely trained and have many years of experience integrating the science and art of Functional Nutrition Therapy. We understand that giving you a generic diet plan based on a medical diagnosis is simply not enough to foster optimal healing. Our nutritionists create personalized plans, tailored to each patient.

Nutrition Director
Functional Medicine Nutritionist

is the Nutrition Director at The UltraWellness Center and holds a Master’s degree in Nutrition from Bastyr University and ongoing clinical training through the Institute for Functional Medicine. She focuses on food allergies, digestive disorders, inflammatory conditions, pediatrics and sports nutrition.

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Functional Medicine Nutritionist

is a registered dietitian who received a Masters degree in Nutrition and Integrative Health from the Maryland University of Integrative Health. She has experience working with adolescents and their families dealing with complex gastrointestinal conditions. She has additional training through Center for Mind Body Medicine and the Institute for Functional Medicine.

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Functional Medicine Nutritionist
Eileen Boté, RD, LDN, IFNCP

is a registered dietitian who received a Bachelors of Science degree in nutrition from the University of New Hampshire. In addition, she recently completed an accredited certificate of training program through the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy. The intensive year- long instruction combined a systems biology approach to health with an in-depth concentration on root cause of disease, coupled with therapeutic dietary treatment, and stress management techniques.

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Functional Medicine Nutritionist

holds a Master’s degree in Food and Nutrition from Arizona State University. Before joining Dr. Hyman at The UltraWellness Center in 2005, Kathie spearheaded the Functional Medicine program at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, MA, where she served as Nutrition Director for 10 years.

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Support Team

Our team is here to support you throughout the journey and make sure you are set up for success.

Nursing Clinical Lead

earned a Bachelors of Science in nursing from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and completed their accelerated second bachelor’s nursing program. She is experienced in acute care as a float nurse - primarily in the medical/surgical, oncology and telemetry floors, as well as the psychology unit. Through her own diagnosis of a neuroendocrine tumor at the age of 18, Bailey developed a passion to become a nurse and an interest in Functional Medicine.

Functional Medicine Registered Nurse
Lisa Nicotera, DC, RN

is a Registered Nurse, Doctor of Chiropractic and Certified Functional Medicine Health Coach. After many years practicing Chiropractic medicine and nursing she developed a deeper interest in Functional Medicine and the value of the therapeutic relationship in health care. She has advanced training in Functional Medicine through the Institute for Functional Medicine.

Her pursuit in healing began at the age of 15 when she enrolled in training that included guided imagery, distance healing and meditation. This launched a lifelong quest in the healing arts and personal development resulting in the accumulation of broad and diverse knowledge.

Functional Medicine Registered Nurse
Sue Wallingford, RN
Functional Medicine LPN
Adonica Nichols, LPN

is a Licensed Practical Nurse who graduated from the Waynesville School of Practical Nursing in 2016. She has experience in geriatrics, as well as being a nursing assistant. As a former member of the United States Army as well as being a spouse of a retired veteran, she has traveled in and out of the country and experienced a variety of cultures.

Stress Management Specialist
Sudha Carolyn Lundeen

has been working in the Healing Arts for over 30 years as Registered Nurse, Meditation and Stress Management Specialist, Ayurvedic Lifestyle Coach, Workshop leader, Yoga Teacher Trainer and Yoga Therapist. She works with patients to create a personalized stress management plan. Sudha’s personal experience with breast cancer combined with 10 years in clinical nursing lends a sensitivity and broad knowledge base to her teaching style that is described as welcoming, humorous and healing.

Patient Navigation Team & Lab

Our Patient Navigation team will be part of your journey from start to finish. They will help you determine what type of appointment fits your needs and will be there to answer questions throughout your journey

New Patient Engagement Coordinator
Ann Grande
Patient Navigator Team Lead
Doreen Soha
Patient Navigator
Ashley Barile
Patient Navigator
Roxanne Magane
Patient Navigator
Laurie Reynolds
Lab Results Coordinator
Jamie Delaney