Dr. Ghaly received his high school diploma at the prestigious Collége De La Salle in 1967, and graduated from medical school in Cairo, Egypt in 1974. He is fluent in French, English, and Arabic. He worked as a general practitioner in Egypt until he immigrated to the US in 1977 where he completed his psychiatric residency at SUNY Upstate in Syracuse, NY. He is now double board certified in psychiatry and neurology, with an additional board certification in sleep medicine. Additionally, he studied Chinese medicine with a focus in herbal remedies and acupuncture. In 1984 he became a licensed acupuncturist and opened the Acupuncture Center of Upstate New York. Over the years, Dr. Ghaly has become clearly recognized by his colleagues and the community as an expert in treating a multitude of psychiatric disorders and has established several treatment centers including the Ghaly Healing & Wellness Center, Ghaly Sleep Center, and the Ghaly TMS Center. In additional to treating psychiatric conditions, he also offers a number of alternative treatment programs which include medical marijuana, laser light therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, electroconvulsive therapy, and ketamine therapy. He not only has the wide-ranging experience to provide his patients with state of the art care, but has also become well known for his compassion towards his patients and treating them with the utmost dignity.
Billi-Jo is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who began her medical career in 1993 as a firefighter/paramedic. In 2007 she graduated with honors from Keuka College and went on to receive her master’s degree from Stony Book Medical University. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Theta Kappa, and the Golden Key Honor Society. Her modalities include cognitive behavioral therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and motivational interviewing. She is passionate about providing excellent medical care to the community that she has had the opportunity to serve in. Her goal is to provide mental health care options that are progressive and patient centered.
Kyle is a board certified Nurse Practitioner who specializes in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. Since becoming a Registered Nurse in 2007, Kyle has worked in a variety of acute care inpatient settings for the State of New York. He acquired his Bachelor’s of Science degree in 2012 from Stony Brook Medical University and his Nurse Practitioner degree from Upstate Medical University. Kyle’s treatment modalities include cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy utilizing mindfulness techniques. Kyle is known for his calm demeanor and his use of rational compassion.
Noha is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, licensed and board certified acupuncturist and herbalist. She graduated in 2013 from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York City earning her masters and in 2019 completed the doctoral program. She has been in practice for eight years and has worked in both private health settings and in community clinics in multiple urban areas. She spent the last two years in Seattle, WA building a community clinic from the ground up. She has experience in treating a wide variety of conditions, including sports related injuries, women's health, digestive issues, sleep disorders, seasonal affective disorders, stress disorders, and overall well being. She takes a multidisciplinary approach to treatments, offering acupuncture and herbal medicine to alleviate symptoms while also addressing the root of each condition. What she values most about this practice is that every session offered is specifically tailored to your unique situation and needs. She aims to bring harmony and balance to all aspects of each individual patient. Noha recently returned to upstate New York and is thrilled to be back in the community. She is looking forward to building a practice with the Ghaly Wellness and Healing Center.