Theta S. Pattison, M.D.
2508 Western Avenue
Altamont, NY 12009
Telephone (518) 690-0177

We recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the doctor's competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You get this caring attitude from all the staff at Dr. Pattison's office every day. Our staff works together as a team to be sure that we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to seeing you.

Theta S. Pattison, M.D.
Dr. Theta Pattison is a board certified dermatologist.  Dr. Pattison graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1989.  She then completed an internship in the Department of Internal Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital and a Dermatology Residency at the Department of Dermatology at New York University, one of the leading Dermatology programs in the country.  Dr. Pattison has been in private practice since 1995.

Mary Spratt, RPA-C
Mary Spratt is a Registered Physician Assistant.  Mary received a B.S. degree in Engineering from RPI in 1980 and a B.S./P.A. Certification from Brooklyn Hospital Center in 2000.  After working as a Physician Assistant for a Dermatologist in New Jersey, Mary joined Dr. Pattison's practice in 2002.

Karyn Pauze, RPA-C
Karyn Pauze is a Registered Physician Assistant.  Karyn received a B.A. degree in Communications from Pennsylvania State University in 1998 and a Master's in Physician Assistant Studies from Chatham University in 2007.  Karyn joined Dr. Pattison's practice in 2008 and works on a part-time basis.

Samantha Lagace, RPA-C
Samantha Lagace is a Registered Physician Assistant.  Samantha received a B.S. degree in Biology from Siena College in 2008 and a Master's in Physician Assistant Studies from Albany Medical College in 2011.  Upon graduation from Albany Medical College in 2011, Samantha joined Dr. Pattison's practice.

Reception Staff: Our reception staff includes Kathleen Hall, Cortney Wheeler, Retha Gaige, Dawn Kimball and Cassandra Connell.

Nursing Staff: Our nursing staff includes Amy Knudsen, MA, Tracey Lezette, MA, Jessica Egdorf, LPN, and Melissa Roberts, LPN.

Practice Management: Our Practice Manager is Brian Pattison.  Brian has a law degree from Cornell Law School and a Master's in Healthcare Administration from Union College.