Carla's Family Nutrition & Wellness


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Mission

Carla's mission is to provide personalized, high-quality nutrition care by integrating traditional nutrition practices with holistic and complimentary interventions. 

We are a full-service family nutrition practice of dedicated, experienced Registered Dietitians who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health using nutrition as medicine. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your nutritional needs in all stages of life. Our dietitians believe in providing comprehensive nutrition 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 outcome possible. 

Each dietitian is board certified by the Academy of  Nutrition and Dietetics and certified with New York State. In addition our dietitians come to our practice with many years of experience in their area of specialty.  We have professional relationships with our consulting doctors, chiropractors, nurses, and therapists to ensure a collaborative quality of care.  





Carla Coriaty-Hullais a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and a New York State Licensed Board Certified Dietitian Nutritionist specializing in complex dietary interventions. She worked as a dietitian at Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island, NY for 7 years before working with PATH Family Center from 2009-2014. She began her private practice in Staten Island April 2014. She continues to treat adults and children with special needs, GI disorders, Downs Syndrome, Food Allergies, Autism, ADHD, Autoimmune  Disorders, obesity, underweight, infertility and more. She began her private practice to bring her nutrition expertise to all patients who want a more integrative and holistic approach to nutritional treatments. Carla completed her dietetic internship at New York University Graduate School after graduating from NYU in 2001. She especially enjoys speaking at schools and lecturing at professional conferences to bring nutrition education and wellness to every stage of life. Carla is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as The National Association for Nutrition Professionals. She has mentored nutrition students in their dietetic internships for the past 17 years. Carla continues to attend professional conferences as well as speak at conferences to apply safe and effective cutting edge nutrition treatments to disorders once thought to be untreatable. She brings her experience with complex clinical nutrition interventions to  her community to prevent diseases and support families on their path to healthy lifestyle changes. In her free time she enjoys doing CrossFit and practicing Jiu jitsu and Muay Thai with her family. 


Andrea D'Oria Cameron started her career as a registered dietitian more than 16 years ago. She has helped a wide range of clients from pediatrics to geriatrics. Andrea believes in the medicinal value of food and focuses her efforts on the inclusion verse the exclusion of foods. Although changing ones eating habits can be challenging, she believes dietary changes should not cause stress or feelings of deprivation. Her goal instead is to help clients adjust their diet leading to an improvement in mood and overall well-being.

Andrea has a master’s degree in Clinical Nutrition from New York University. She worked at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and GMHC before relocating to Seattle Washington. It was there she began to specialize in weight management working as a research dietitian for Fred Hutchinson’s Cancer Research Center. After returning to New York Andrea obtained a position as a bariatric nutritionist for NYU Lutheran medical center. She has her Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management and is a New York State Licensed Dietitian-Nutritionist. She can effectively tailor nutrition programs in the areas of weight management, sports nutrition, cardiovascular health, digestive health, immune health and diabetes. She looks forward to helping you improve your quality of life, overall well-being and meet your goals. Andrea also offers private counseling, workshops, employee seminars and support groups.


Maryann DeSalvo: Maryann's life drastically changed almost thirty years ago when she was diagnosed with insulin dependent diabetes. Instead of looking at the diagnosis as a hindrance, she began to study the effects that different foods have on diabetes management. Her desire for understanding the role that nutrition has on diabetes led her to become a registered dietitian/nutritionist. Maryann has both personal and clinical experience in diabetes management. She is aware of the different factors that affect blood sugar including nutrition, exercise, activity and stress. Maryann has successfully provided nutritional education and counseling to diabetics for many years. She knows first hand how difficult and frustrating it can be to manage diabetes. She teaches newly diagnosed patients that despite the challenges they may face, they are not alone. She encourages them to aim for good glucose control.  Maryann also has over twenty years experience working in long term care and rehabilitation settings. She is very knowledgeable in the nutritional needs of the elderly and the obstacles that they sometimes face in achieving proper nutrition.


​Samantha Russo is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist who enjoys working with a variety of populations. With work experiences as a lifeguard, swim instructor, tutor, camp counselor, and marketing coordinator, Samantha enjoys treating people of all ages. She graduated from the University of Vermont in 2015 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dietetics and completed her Dietetic Internship through Meredith College in Raleigh, NC. She moved to Staten Island to pursue an MBA in Marketing in 2016, where she began her nutrition career as an intern for Carla.

Samantha’s specialties include general health and wellness, weight loss/management, and sports nutrition. When she is not counseling patients at Carla’s Family Nutrition & Wellness, Samantha spends most of her time coaching a collegiate swim and dive team here on Staten Island. She has been involved in competitive athletics for 20 years and now enjoys CrossFit classes and competitions to stay healthy. By combining her love of sports and coaching experience with her knowledge of nutrition, Samantha is able to encourage a healthy lifestyle approach with regards to all aspects of wellness.