Our Staff
Audrey Chitwood Audrey Chitwood

Audrey is the Practice Manager for our office and has worked with Dr. Finley since he started his surgical practice in 1988. She also coordinates the scheduling of procedures and surgery.

Consuela Hardeman Consuela Hardeman

Consuela has been with Dr. Finley since 2002 and handles insurance precertification and billing. She is the Bariatric Coordinator for our practice, ensuring all insurance requirements are met prior to surgery.

Affiliated Team Members:
Karen Boullain Karen Boullain, RN, CNOR, RNFA

Karen Boullain is a graduate of Piedmont Hospital School of Nursing and has spent almost her entire career providing excellent patient care in the operating room. Since 1998, she has been serving in the role of First Assistant in surgery to some of Atlanta’s premier surgeons, specializing in advanced laparoscopic procedures, including bariatric surgery. Karen moderates our Atlanta Bariatric Support Group.

Stacy Paine Stacy Paine, RDN, LD, CLT

Stacy Paine is a co-owner of Oconee Nutrition Consultants, LLC, a Georgia based nutrition consulting practice. Stacy specializes in weight management and surgical weight loss procedures. She has consulted with Dr. Charles Finley and the Surgical Associates of Atlanta for 8 years. Stacy is the Bariatric Subunit Director of the Weight Management Dietetic Practice Group and moderates the Lake Oconee Bariatric Support Group.

Gary Santavicca Gary Santavicca, PhD

Gary Santavicca is a clinical psychologist with extensive experience working with insurance companies on behalf of persons preparing for the major life changes associated with weight loss surgery. The convenience of multiple office locations in the metro Atlanta area makes it easy to schedule your appointment.