Meet Our Team

Gotlieb.pngEdward M. Gotlieb, M.D., FAAP, FSAHM

Dr. Ed received a B.A. in Chemistry from Duke University and his M.D. from Vanderbilt University. He completed his pediatric internship and residency at the Medical College of Virginia, followed by an Adolescent Medicine Fellowship at the University of Colorado.

Dr. Ed is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine.

He has been in private practice at The Pediatric Center of Stone Mountain since 1976. Dr. Ed’s faculty appointments include Emory University, Georgia State University and Morehouse School of Medicine.

Dr. Ed is on the board of directors of the Kids Health First Pediatric Alliance and is chairman of its research committee.

He is past chair of the national American Academy of Pediatrics’ Task Force on Clinical Information Technology and the AAP Policy Committee of the Council on Clinical Information Technology. Dr. Ed is the current chair of the Task Force on Clinical Information Technology for the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

J-Gotlieb.pngJaquelin S. Gotlieb, M.D., FAAP

Dr. Jackie received a B.S. in Zoology from Duke University and her M.D. from the Medical College of Virginia. She completed her pediatric internship at the Medical College of Virginia Hospital in Richmond. Her residency was at both the Medical College of Virginia and the University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver. Dr. Jackie is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and a member of the steering committee for Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS). She is a member of the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the DeKalb County Medical Society.

Her current faculty appointments are Morehouse School of Medicine, Mercer School of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, and Georgia State University School of Nursing.

Dr. Jackie is on the board of directors of the Georgia Health Foundation and currently the vice chair of the board. She serves as medical director for Kids Health First Pediatric Alliance.

Yedvobnick.pngLaura Yedvobnick, P.A.

"Miss Laura" received her B.S. in Biology from the State University of New York at Albany. For 5 years, she was a technician in a genetics research lab at the University of Connecticut, and then had a short career in the pharmaceutical industry. In 1983, she graduated from Yale University School of Medicine with a Physician Associate degree, and worked in Surgical Oncology at University Hospital in Stony Brook, New York. After moving to Atlanta and raising young children, she returned to work as a Physician Assistant in Pediatrics at The Pediatric Center of Stone Mountain in 1992. She has also worked for Children’s Medicine P.C. in Lawrenceville, and the Pediatric Health Center in Conyers. In 2009, she was excited to return to work for Dr. Ed and Dr. Jackie, her original mentors, and the most loving and altruistic pediatricians she has known.

Miss Laura is the proud mother of a daughter who teaches third grade, and a son who works for a large computer company. Her husband, Barry, is a biology professor at Emory University. When she is not taking care of kids at The Pediatric Center, she can be found doing a variety of crafts and reading.

Miss Laura is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Georgia Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society for Physician Assistants in Pediatrics, and the Kids Health First Pediatric Alliance. She serves on the research committee of that organization.

Sellers.jpgLucinda Sellers, MSN, CPNP

Lucinda, a native of Atlanta, earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology from the University of Georgia in 2004. She worked as a volunteer coordinator at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for several years. She then attended Emory University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2009. She received her Master of Science in Nursing and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner degree from Emory University in 2010.

She is a member of and certified by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Also, Lucinda is a member of the International Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau. She joined The Pediatric Center in January 2011. Lucinda is married with two young children.

Hochstetler.jpgTrinity Hochstetler, CPNP

Trinity completed her undergraduate education at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and molecular biology. She then attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee earning her Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in pediatric primary care. She was inducted as a member of the International Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau in May, 2014 and joined The Pediatric Center in December 2014. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, cooking and baking, hiking, and watching University of Kentucky basketball.

As a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Trinity is educated in caring for infants, children, and adolescents.

Allen.jpgKathleen Allen, M.A., LPC

Kathleen received a B.A. and M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Vanderbilt University. While in Graduate School, Kathleen worked with chronically and terminally ill young people at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital.  For eight years she was head of Psychological Services at Children’s Hospital in Richmond, Virginia.  Since 1982, Kathleen has been at The Pediatric Center providing counseling and evaluative services to children, adolescents, college students, and their families. She has done extensive post-graduate training in evaluation and treatment of learning differences and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.

Kathleen does psycho-educational assessments and individual/family counseling for the Learning Program at The Pediatric Center. She attends Student Support Team, 504, and IEP meetings. Kathleen takes referrals from physicians outside of the practice.

Margaret Duly, LCSW

Bio coming soon!