Meet Our Providers

Christine L. Karle, D.O. – Family Practitioner

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Education
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (1983)
Internship
General Practice – Botsford General Hospital (1984)
Board Certifications
Family Medicine
Sees Children
11 years of age & older

Dr. Karle is a 1983 graduate of the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She remains a member of the Michigan State University community as a Clinical Associate Professor for the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her internship in General Practice at Botsford General Hospital in 1984.

Dr. Karle has been in private practice in Rochester for over twenty five years and is an active staff member at both Crittenton & Beaumont Hospitals. In addition, Dr. Karle was previously the Chief of Family Medicine at Crittenton as well as Secretary of the medical staff.

Dr. Karle is board certified as a Family Medicine physician and is pleased to see patients from all age groups – adolescents through adults.

Bridget C. Karle, M.D. – Internal Medicine

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Specialty
Internal Medicine
Education
Wayne State University School of Medicine – with High Honors (1997)
Internship & Residency
Internal Medicine – William Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak (2000)
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine
Sees Children
14 years of age & older

Dr. Bridget Karle specializes in all aspects of Internal Medicine. She is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Karle is a 1997 graduate of the Wayne State University School of Medicine where she graduated with High Honors. She completed her internship & residency at William Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak) in 2000. She is pleased to see patients from adolescents to the elderly.

Wissam M. Shaya, M.D. – Family Practitioner

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Education
Ross University School of Medicine – Dominica (2003)
Internship & Residency
Internal Medicine – St John Hospital (2004) / Family Medicine – Providence Hospital (2007)
Board Certifications
Family Medicine
Sees Children
Yes

Dr. Shaya is a 2004 graduate of the Ross University School of Medicine. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at St. John Hospital in Detroit in 2004 and his Family Medicine residency at Providence Hospital in 2007. Dr. Shaya is board certified as a Family Medicine physician and sees patients from all age groups – children through the elderly.

In addition, Dr. Shaya speaks both English & Arabic fluently.

Denise E. Gavorin, D.O. – Family Practitioner

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Education
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (2008)
Residency
St. John Hospital (2011)
Board Certifications
Family Medicine
Sees Children
Yes

Dr. Gavorin completed her undergraduate education at Michigan State University in 2001. She is a 2008 graduate of the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. In 2011 she completed her residency at St. John Hospital. Dr. Gavorin is board certified as a Family Medicine physician and sees patients from all age groups – children through the elderly.

Kristina A. Burkland, N.P.C – Family Practice

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Education
University of Michigan – Nursing
Masters Degree
Nursing – Oakland University – with Highest Honors (2008)
Advanced Degree
Nurse Practitioner – Oakland University (2008)
Sees Children
11 years of age & older

Nurse Practitioner Burkland is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She received her Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner degree (with Highest Honors) from Oakland University in 2008. From 2003-2008 she worked as a Registered Nurse at William Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak & Troy).

Rabia A. Cacco, M.D. – Family Practitioner

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Specialty
Family Medicine
Education
Saba University
Residency
Wayne State University Family Medicine
Board Certification
Family Medicine
Sees patients of all ages
Newborn & older

Doctor Cacco is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a Bachelors degree in Anthropology. She graduated from medical school in 2009. She grew up in Rochester, Michigan and is proud to have completed her residency at Crittenton Hospital, where she was a Critten-teen a few years back. Dr. Cacco is enthusiastic about the opportunity to serve the neighbors with whom she has shared her community most of her life. Rabia was married in September of 2013.

Dr. Cacco is board certified as a Family Medicine physician and sees patients from all age groups – children through the elderly.

Tracey Ticcony, N.P.C. – Family Practice

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Specialty
Adult Primary Care
Education
Wayne State University – Nursing
Masters Degree
Nursing – Wayne State University (2013)
Advanced Degree
Nurse Practitioner – Wayne State University (2013)
Sees patients 12 Years & older

Board Certified Nurse Practitioner Tracey is a graduate of Wayne State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She furthered her education and received her Master of Science degree in Nursing with a focus in Adult Primary Care from Wayne State University in 2013. She worked as a registered nurse at St John Hospital and Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital from 2008-2013.