Stephen S. Beebe, M.D., FAAP, grew up in Venice, Florida. He completed his undergraduate studies in computer information systems at Regis University in Denver, Colorado and completed a masters degree in English Education at the University of Florida. He received his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine and completed his pediatric residency training at the University of Florida. Dr. Beebe is interested in the care of infants and young people from ages 0-21, as well as the management of asthma, infectious diseases and educational and developmental difficulties. Dr. Beebe and his wife have three children and are active members of St. Augustines Catholic Church. His interests outside of the office include woodworking, fishing, mountain biking, and travel.
Catherine G. Boon, M.D., FAAP is a Gainesville native and a graduate of the inaugural class of the IB Program at Eastside High School. She received her undergraduate degree in anthropology and biology from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia and her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. She returned home to complete her pediatric residency training at the University of Florida. Dr. Boon is board certified in general pediatrics and strongly believes in preventative medicine and in following a standard immunization schedule. She cares for children from infancy through age 21 and enjoys the challenge of medically complex children. When away from the office, she enjoys spending time with family, playing tennis, cheering at any sporting event, and volunteer work.
Mary C. Grooms, M.D., FAAP, is originally from Virginia Beach, Virginia. She graduated from Davidson College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. She completed her pediatric residency training at the University of Florida. Dr. Grooms practices general pediatrics with a special emphasis on the promotion of healthy sleep habits. She believes in the promotion of lifelong health through immunization and preventive medicine. She and her husband have two school-aged daughters. When away from the office, Dr. Grooms enjoys family time, reading, writing, running, cooking, and travel.
Phalyka Oum, MD, FAAP is originally from Phnom Penh, Cambodia and received her Doctor of Medicine with Primary Care Internship from the University of Health Sciences & National Hospitals in Phnom Penh. She was awarded a William J. Fulbright scholarship to attend the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, where she completed her Master of Public Health with a Certificate in Child Health. Dr. Oum completed her pediatric residency training at the University of Florida in Gainesville. She is board certified in Pediatrics and practices general pediatrics with a special interest in newborn care, breastfeeding and healthy habits for optimum growth and development. Dr. Oum enjoys spending her free time with her husband, her school aged daughter and her toddler son as well as reading and volunteering.
Katie L. Pratt, APRN, IBCLC is from Palm Harbor, Florida. She received her bachelors of science in nursing from University of Florida and her Masters of science in nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is board certified in the pediatric nursing certification board (PNCB) and international board of certified lactation consultant (IBCLC). She practices newborn through adolescent medicine with a special interest in breast-feeding support. She is married with two children. When away from the office, she enjoys exercising at the gym, the outdoors and spending time with her family.
Michael D. Wyatt, M.D., FAAP, grew up in Bradenton, Florida. Dr. Wyatt graduated with a degree in Biology from Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, and received his medical degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa. He completed his pediatric residency at The University of South Florida, Tampa General Hospital. Dr. Wyatt especially enjoys newborn and toddler care, but is equally comfortable with the care of children and adolescents. He and his wife, Stephanie, have been married since 1987. They have seven children: Mack, Cooper, Jamison, Madison, Carter, Landry, and Emery. Dr. Wyatt’s hobbies include travel, hiking, gardening, cooking, and watching baseball.
Tanya E. Banks, PNP, is from Debary, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida and her Masters of Science in Nursing from Florida Atlantic University. She is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Ms. Banks practices newborn through adolescent medicine with a special interest in nutrition and preventive and wellness care. She is married with two children, two dogs, one cat, and a bearded dragon. When away from the office, Ms. Banks enjoys time with her family and volunteering at her children’s school.