Steffani Cotugno



Dr. Steffani Cotugno is a board-certified family physician. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Ellis Hospital Medical-Dental Staff. Dr. Cotugno earned her medical degree at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Maine, and completed a family medicine residency at St. Clare’s Hospital, New York. Dr. Cotugno can speak Greek conversationally.

After over 25 years in practice, Dr. Cotugno says, “I do what I do because of my patients.” CapitalCare Family Practice Clifton Park has paralleled her personal life, which is the neatest concept to her. She has grown in her practice of establishing relationships with multiple generations of families. Her patients have gotten to know her as an individual, and she has gotten to know them so well. The connection Dr. Cotugno has with her patients is priceless, and she truly believes that is the most rewarding thing about being a doctor. She loves all aspects of family medicine with a particular interest in women’s health and children.

Dr. Cotugno remains active in the community as a school physician for Shenendehowa, Niskayuna, and North Colonie school districts. Family life is a significant part of her life. She enjoys getting the opportunity to travel with her husband, Rob, and her children during her spare time.


University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Biddeford, ME

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine


  • St. Clare's Hospital
    Schenectady, NY