Meet the Regenesis Team
Successful Procedure Begins with an Exceptional Staff
Each member of the highly skilled team at Regenesis Stem Cell Center is dedicated to helping you, our patients. We care deeply about the health and wellbeing of each individual who visits our clinic because, at Regenesis, our patients always come first. Our talented and exceptionally trained health care providers and support staff all play a key role in the success of the stem cell therapy procedures at Regenesis. With our years of experience and commitment to offering state-of-the-art regenerative medicine options, our priority is to offer each patient the highest possible quality of care so we can celebrate successful outcomes together.
Dr Charles Lee, MD
Founder of Regenesis
Dr. Charles Lee grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His parents dedicated their lives to education in the East Baton Rouge Parish public school system and School Board. He is a Broadmoor High graduate where he lettered in football and track. He attended Louisiana Tech University and was accepted prior to graduation to LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He was recognized and honored to receive his B.S. in Biology from La. Tech walking with his daughter as she received hers in 2013. She has gone on to Graduate from the University of Auburn Veterinary School.
After attending medical school at LSU in New Orleans, he completed his Internship and Anesthesiology residency at LSU Charity Hospital in New Orleans. The emphasis was on cardiothoracic, pediatric, high-risk obstetric, and neonatal anesthesia. He spent a record-setting year at Terrebonne General Medical Center doing Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia before joining Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia Services of Huntsville. He served as founder and president of Comprehensive Anesthesiology Services in 1995.
He developed a passion for studies in the fellowship of Anti-aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine in 2007. He is a board-certified Fellow in Anti-aging & Regenerative Medicine, and a board-certified Fellow in Stem Cell Therapy granted by MMI.
In August 2013, he put his passion to work and founded Regenesis LLC, Anti-Aging, Regenerative Medicine, and Stem Cell Therapy in Huntsville, AL.
Located at 4601 Whitesburg Drive, Dr. Charles Lee’s Regenesis medical practice is the only one of its kind in this area. He is the only physician credentialed by the State Board of Medical Directors specifically to perform stem cell harvesting, isolation, and orthopedic injections.
Current memberships, certifications, and associations include:
- Fellow MMI Stem Cell Therapy MMI
- Fellow MMI Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Functional Medicine
- Interventional Orthopedic Foundation (IOF)
- IOF course certifications: Special Equipment & Procedures, Intermediate certifications: Knee & Hip, Ankle & Foot, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand, Spine. Advanced certifications: Knee & Hip, Ankle & Foot, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand, Spine.
- American Association/Academy of Orthopedic Medicine (AAOM)
- AAOM course certifications: Advanced Spine
- American Board of Anesthesiology
- American Medical Association
- Madison County Medical Society
- Metabolic Medical Institute
- American Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (A4RM)
Mandy Caruso, MSN, CRNP, FNP-C
Mandy Caruso has more than 10 years of experience in various areas of nursing including cardiology, outpatient surgery, mental health, pediatrics, hormone replacement therapy, and stem cell therapy. She has a special interest in preventive medicine, mental health, and health education.
In addition to a Bachelor's Degree and Master’s Degree in Nursing, Mandy is certified as a Nurse Practitioner. She is also certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C).
Mandy grew up in Leoma, Tennessee, and graduated high school from Lawrence County High School. Before pursuing an interest in nursing, she earned an associate degree from Northwest-Shoals Community College in Muscle Shoals, AL, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology from the University of Alabama.
Mandy lives in Huntsville, AL with her husband, two boys, and their dog. She enjoys hiking, gardening, reading, and working on her bucket list to see all of the National Parks in the U.S.
Dolores DiChiara, RN
Client Care Manager
With almost 40 years of nursing experience, Dolores brings a wealth of knowledge in working with physicians and patients. She has worked in cardiac, renal, imaging, triage, private duty, and gastrointestinal areas. Originally from Birmingham, Dolores was interested in nutrition and vitamin therapies prior to graduating from Samford University School of Nursing. She has held positions in staffing, management, marketing, medical device sales, and technical representation. As Client Care Manager, Dolores assists Dr. Lee in all patient care and helping patients achieve the best Regenesis experience and outcome.
As a hobby photographer, Dolores also brings to Regenesis focus, direction, and a panoramic view of health, wellness, and rejuvenation for our clients and practice.
Front Office Administrator
Originally from south Huntsville, Courtney is a graduate of Grissom High School, before attending Calhoun and the University of Alabama where she studied business administration. Courtney and her husband, have a daughter and two sons. They enjoy camping in their travel trailer, sports, and traveling to new places for adventures. Courtney brings over a decade of financial and customer service experience to Regenesis and has a passion for helping people. Courtney began her career with Regenesis in February 2021. Quality customer service and patient care are top priorities for Courtney and she continues to provide this for our patients here at Regenesis. Courtney is inspired by numerous patient testimonials and loves being able to witness so many lives being changed on a daily basis.
Kellye McCormick has lived in Huntsville since 1968. She became certified in aesthetics in 1994 after attending the Heidi Phillips European School of Aesthetics. Kellye has one daughter and three grandchildren. She is a member of the cosmopolitan club, which is how she likes to give back to the community.
Kellye enjoys horsemanship and has ridden all of her life. Animal rescue also plays a significant role in her life, along with spending time with her grandchildren.
A good healthy lifestyle is essential to Kellye. Good nutrition, supplements, and of course, exercise are the key. She has a passion for helping people and making them feel better about themselves. She has worked for a plastic surgeon, two day-spas, and owned her own business for 16 years. That business was Tallulah's Salon and Spa. Skincare, body care, hair removal, and makeup have been her primary services for the last 20 years.
Earning the patient's trust is a top priority for Kelly. Her motto is, treat others the way you would like to be treated both professionally and personally.
Kellye began her career with Regenesis in October of 2021 and is thrilled to be working with such a kind and excellent staff.