Carla Culhane, ANP, CDE, RD with over 10 years of experience is originally from Rochester New York and holds a Master's Degree as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from the University of Rochester, which she received in 2006 along with a  Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from St. John Fisher College, received in 2002 and Nutrition Management which was received in 1999 from Rochester Institute of Technology. Carla has treated many types of patients with complicated conditions, ranging from diabetes, hypertension, vascular disease, heart disease, and cancer.  She has experience in endocrinology, diabetes, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, urology, surgical patients, and cardiology.  Carla is married with three children. 

Komal "Kay" Patel, PA-C is a graduate of CUNY College in New York with a BS degree in Physician Studies. She was honored with the Dean's list, Academic Achievement Award and has a strong background in healthcare, including a BS degree in Pharmacy.  Before joining the Practice, in April 2018, Kay worked for three years seeing adults and adolescents in Primary Care.  She enjoyed diabetes and thyroid management the most.  She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.  Kay is married with a son and daughter.  In her free time, she enjoys biking, trail walking and spending time with her family outdoors. 

Candy Stringer, PA-C, MHS is a certified Physician Assistant who provides pediatric and adult endocrine services.  Candy graduated from Reed College in Portland Oregon with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology in 2006.  She graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Duke University with a Master's in Health Sciences in 2014 and joined the Practice the same year. She is humbled by receiving the prestigious Richard J. Scheele Memorial Award for Outstanding Graduate from the Duke Physician Assistant program.  She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the North Carolina  Academy of Physician Assistants. Candy is glad for the personalized patient-centered care model at CCE and enjoys seeing patients of all ages and all aspects of general endocrinology. 

Dr. Julia Warren-Ulanch, MD is originally from Texas and obtained her undergraduate and medical training at Texas A&M University.  She completed her post-graduate training in Medicine/Pediatrics at the University of Michigan and Medicine/Pediatrics Endocrinology Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research emphasis in fellowship was polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in adolescents, but she enjoys all aspects of general endocrinology for patients of all ages.  She has been an endocrinologist in Raleigh since August 2006, and leading Creedmoor Centre Endocrinology since September 2013.  She is a Board-Certified specialist in Endocrinology and Pediatric Endocrinology with over a decade of experience in managing challenging disorders.  She has completed Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound (ECNU).

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Andrea Kerick, RD, LDN, CDE is originally from Michigan and graduated from Western Michigan University in 1998 with a Bachelor's of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics. She completed an ADA recognized internship in July 1999 and passed the national registration exam to become a Registered Dietitian in November 1999. Andrea moved to North Carolina in 2002. She has previous experience in nephrology, diabetes and weight management for both adults and pediatrics. Andrea has always had a passion for diabetes management and weight loss. She obtained her certificate in weight management for Adults in 2005 and for Pediatrics in 2007 and obtained national credentialing in 2006 as a Certified Diabetes Educator. She has been working with patients who have experienced complications from diabetes, patients who need help managing their diabetes and medication regimens to patients who are trying to prevent the onset of diabetes.

Creedmoor Centre Endocrinology | 8340 Bandford Way Suite 001, Raleigh, NC 27615 | office:919.845.3332 | fax 919.845.3395 | Mon-Fri: 8a- 4:30p