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Dr. Pamela Patranella graduated from Baylor University, Waco, Texas in 1980 and Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Medicine, Lubbock, Texas in 1984. She did her internship and residency at University of South Florida at All Children's Hospital here in St. Petersburg. She was a member of the Standards & Credential Committee at All Children's Hospital for 5 years and previous Department of Pediatrics Chairperson at St. Petersburg General Hospital. She joined the late Dr. John Cordes in 1987. She is the proud mother of two daughters and a grandmother to an adorable little girl.

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Dr. Julie Johnson graduated from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1994 and the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 1998. She did her internship and residency at University of South Florida and All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg. She joined our practice in 2001. She is the proud mother of two daughters and interviews college applicants for Harvard University's Schools and Scholarships Committee.


Tanya Liberato, MD

Dr. Tanya Liberato graduated from Villanova University, located outside of Philadelphia, in 1991 and received her medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey in 1997.  She completed her internship and residency in Pediatrics at the University of South Florida at Tampa General Hospital and All Children's Hospital.  Dr. Liberato has over 20 years of experience in pediatrics, having practiced both in a federally funded community health center and in private practice in the Tampa Bay area. She is passionate about supporting parents and keeping children both physically and mentally healthy, and she has a special interest in ADD/ADHD.  She is the proud mother of 2 children who are currently in college.  She enjoys biking, paddle boarding, volleyball, the beach, and traveling, and is a big fan of the Tampa Bay Lightning.  


Beth Slyder, APRN

Beth Slyder is a Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from Clemson University  in 1977 with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and in 1997 with a Master’s Degree in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner).  She has over 25 years experience as a nurse practitioner with the last 18 years in Primary Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine.  Beth is a certified lactation consultant, enjoys newborn care and helping new moms with breastfeeding.  Beth enjoys all aspects and ages of pediatric care and also has a special interest in asthma care.
Beth and her husband have just moved to St. Petersburg from South Carolina to be closer to her sister and brother in law.  Their children and grandchildren live in the Pacific Northwest and already love visiting their new home in Florida. 
Beth and her husband enjoy golfing, biking, birding, traveling and look forward to exploring all of Florida.

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