Dr. Lori is proud to introduce her bright and dedicated staff:
Front & Back Office:
Chris L. meets you and greets you and answers your calls. She joined Dr. Lori in 2005. She has 3 stepchildren and 9 amazing grandchildren.
Carol Z. was born and raised in Wisconsin but is now a resident of Florida for over 20 years. Carol is the proud mother of 2 daughters Andrazia & Alyssa Joy. She and her husband Kurt own Kayak Nature Adventures and, in her spare time, Carol enjoys creating fun and colorful artwork. She has been with the practice since 2009 and is the sister of Nurse Barb. She will greet you upon arrival and loves most watching your kids grow!
Erin T. was born and raised in Illinois. She attended The University of Iowa, St. Petersburg College and The University of South Florida. She has her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She is married to Ron and mother to Connor (born 2001) and Cate (born 2003). Erin is our billing specialist and joined Dr. Lori in 2009.
Patti N. joined our front office team in 2010. She checks your family in and out and answers your calls. She is a Florida native and a proud UF Gator. She is the energetic mom of two incredible kids, Jacob and Caitlyn.
LaDonna I. joined Dr. Lori in 2013. She has 4 incredible daughters and 2 new grand-babies.
Heather S. joined Dr. Lori in 2016. She was born and raised in eastern Pennsylvania and moved to Florida in 2013. She is married to Matthew and is the proud new mommy to a perfect little boy, Carter, born in December 2015. Heather is also a local makeup artist and animal lover — proud mommy of two rescue doggies, Mia and Keno.
Nurse Terri M. is an RN who joined Dr. Lori in 2002. She is a graduate of St. Pete College. She is the active and enthusiastic mother of two children, David and Ashley.
Nurse Luann L. is an LPN who joined us in 2006. She is a graduate of The University of Pennsylvania College of Nursing. She is the devoted mother of 3, and grandmother of 3.
Nurse Tracy K. joined us in January 2007. She is an R.N. and mother of 3 fantastic kids.
Nurse Nichole R. joined Dr. Lori’s team of amazing nurses in 2013. She earned her RN license from The SPC Nursing Program after receiving her BS in Accounting. She grew up in Michigan, then lived in California before relocating to Florida. She is the proud mother of Aiden.
Nurse Ashley C. is an RN who was born and raised in Florida and attended St. Petersburg College. She joined Dr. Lori and her amazing team in January 2016. She has a true passion for children and aspires to help and care for them one patient at a time. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling the world, teaching and practicing yoga, and of course Pediatrics!
Nurse Maura B. graduated from the University of Montana in 2002 with a
Bachelor’s in Social Work. She joined Dr. Lori’s team in 2016. She spent over a decade as crime victim advocate working with women, children and families providing a diverse set of services. In 2016 she graduated from University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s AAS nursing program. She relocated to St. Pete with her fabulous husband, Phil, and truly amazing daughter, Fiona. Maura loves to bake, ski, play with her 2 dogs and cat and hang out at the beach with her family. She looks forward to offering your child outstanding and compassionate care.
Nurse Sarah B. joined Dr. Lori as a pediatric nurse in 2016. She is a bubbly and enthusiastic RN. Sarah received her Bachelors in Elementary Education in 2011 and then followed up with her RN at St. Petersburg College. Her passion is working with children, whether it be educating them or taking care of them. Recently married, Sarah enjoys spending time on the boat with her husband, Cameron, and her Golden-doodle, Dexter.
Nurse Liz joined Dr. Lori as a pediatric nurse in 2017. She is a happy and passionate RN who loves caring for children. Nurse Liz earned her BFA in dance from UF before earning her RN from St. Petersburg College. Shortly after receiving her RN she continued to become a Certified Lactation Counselor. Liz spends her time away from work with her husband Mike and her two beautiful boys Cole and Sean.
Nurse Sarah grew up in Memphis, TN and earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. She has a passion for pediatrics and loves getting to watch her patients grow up! Sarah and her husband love traveling, biking, kayaking, unicycling, and going to the dog park with their border collie, Petey!
Nurse Jeanmarie became an LPN in 2016 and joined our team in 2017. She is the proud mom of Emily and McKenna and loves being able to work with children everyday!
Dr. Lori does not employ physician assistants or nurse practitioners. Pediatricians complete four years of college, then four years of medical school, and then three years of an accredited pediatric residency program. Dr. Lori believes that every child deserves the benefit of the training and experience that only an examination by a board certified pediatrician can provide.