Capital Region TMS Staff

We have a passionate, qualified team of medical professionals who administer and oversee the TMS Treatments at Capital Region TMS. They are dedicated to making sure each patient is receiving the best possible care and treatment to help them beat depression. Read on to discover more about the members on the team.

Thomas Qualtere, MD

Thomas Qualtere, MD

Medical Director, Certified TMS Provider

Dr. Qualtere received his degree from Syracuse University. He completed his psychiatry residency & fellowship at Albany Medical School and is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurolology. He is a distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and is also currently the Medical Director of Albany County Department of Mental Health. He has extensive forensic experience, doing evaluations for the Attorney General’s office, working with several of the District Attorney’s offices in New York State, as well as individual consults for private attorneys nation wide.

Mary Halloran-Ruhle, MS NPP

Mary Halloran-Ruhle, MS NPP

TMS Administrator, Certified TMS Provider

Mary received her undergraduate nursing education at Columbia School of Nursing, and her Master’s Degree from Sage Graduate School. Mary also has a post graduate degree in Psychiatry. She is a member of New York State Nurse Practitioner Association and is currently a psychiatric consultant for Albany County Department of Mental Health. She has extensive experience working with children, adolescents and adults. Mary has worked in both outpatient and inpatient settings and has a great deal of experience with patients suffering from Anxiety, Depression and Mood Disorders. 

Mariah

Mary

TMS Coordinator

Mary is the office manager and TMS Coordinator. She handles billing, Insurance authorizations, scheduling and various other office tasks.

Carly

Carly

Certified TMS Technician

My name is Carly and I graduated with a degree in Psychology from The College of Saint Rose. I was very heppy to see that TMS is offered right here in Albany, as I am from the area. I look forward to meeting and assisting you on your TMS journey.

Carly

Allison

Certified TMS Technician and assistant Coordinator

My name is Allison and I recently graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a degree in Neuroscience and Behavior. I'm from the Albany area and was very happy I found the opportunity to work with this breakthrough technology to treat depression. I look forward to meeting you and helping you through your TMS journey.

Carly

Lukas

Certified TMS Technician

My name is Lukas. I graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Biology and Forensic Science. I'm excited to be part of such a passionate team, using what I believe to be the best technology available to help people in the Capital District who are suffering from depression.