Meet the REACH Team of Award-Winning Fertility Specialists
Reproductive Endocrinology Associates of Charlotte (REACH) combines technology and expertise to provide every conceivable chance for success.™ The physicians are routinely recognized as Top Doctors in Charlotte Magazine as well as Best Doctors in Business North Carolina Magazine. Our team of award-winning medical professionals routinely sets the standard for excellence in endocrinology and reproductive medicine.
Richard L. Wing, MD
Dr. Wing founded REACH in 1988. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also earned his medical degree and completed a fellowship.
Jack L. Crain, MD
Dr. Crain obtained his medical degree from the University of Arkansas and in 1984 was the first board-certified reproductive endocrinologist in Charlotte. He completed residency in obstetrics and gynecology and fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at the University of Iowa Hospitals.
Joseph G. Whelan, III, MD
Dr. Whelan received his undergraduate degree from Washington Lee University and medical degree from the University of Kentucky. He completed his residency at the University of South Carolina. He then completed a 3 year fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Seth E. Katz, MD
Dr. Katz received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Arizona Health Science Center Affiliated Hospitals and his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology at the University of California, San Diego.
Lauren Johnson, MD, MSCE
Dr. Johnson completed her undergraduate training at North Carolina State University, where she was a Park Scholar and graduated summa cum laude with degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry. She earned her medical degree from the University of North Carolina, where she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha and graduated with honors.
Dr. Matrika D. Johnson
Dr. Johnson completed her undergraduate training at Davidson College, where she was a Davidson Scholar. She graduated with a degree in Spanish and was inducted into the Phi Beta Delta International Honor society.
Eugenia L. Gullick, PhD
Dr. Gullick is a licensed psychologist. She received her B.A. from Furman University. Her internship in clinical psychology was served at the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson, Mississippi.
Dr. Adelina M. Emmi
Dr. Adelina Emmi is a board-certified Reproductive Endocrinologist with more than 20 years of clinical experience in the field of infertility.