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Deyanira Montanez was born in Lima, Peru. She came to the U.S at the age of 5. She's a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant since 2017. Deyanira is currently studying psychology and is preparing to study Pre-Med. Her goal is to become an Obstetrician / Gynecologist. Working at My Whole Child has expanded her knowledge and continuously motivates her to continue working with kids.

Fernanda Valencia was born in Santiago, Chile and came to the United States when she was 3 years old. All her life she’s had a strong connection with kids. Her goal is to become a pediatric nurse. She’s a certified EKG technician and phlebotomist. Working at My Whole Child as a medical assistant had expanded her knowledge in the medical field and has made her love for kids grow tremendously.


Johana was born in Elizabeth NJ. At a young age she started working with children in a daycare. She has years of experience in the customer service field and her goal at work is to serve patients as if they are one of her family members.

Andrea one of our front desk receptionist is a hardworking, caring mother of 3 and has been working in the customer service field for over 15 years. Previous experience working at a reputable well known hospital RWJ as a patient care tech as well as a state funded medical facility for handicapped patients. She enjoys her job very much and is always looking for ways to challenge herself in her career!


Ramya is one of our front desk representative. she was born and raised in India. She holds a graduation degree in Commerce and worked as an administrative assistant and was into managing billing and resourcing before coming to US. She loves travelling with her friends & family and explore different foods.

Aarti is one of our front desk representative and got recently joined in My Whole Child Pediatrics. She grew up in India, and came to the United States with her hubby in 2000. Back in India, she is a B.Com graduate with personal management diploma. She enjoys the simple things in life. She always wanted to work in a healthcare environment since she loves to work around kids and interact with people. She always make sure that the patients are comfortable, the second they enter the office, since she likes to see people happy. She also put her 100% effort into any work that is given to her. Outside of work, she is a proud mother of two, managing all the household activities. Listening to music, watching movies are her favorite hobbies. She has a passion for photography as well and take pictures wherever she go. Lastly to end with she loves working with My Whole Child Pediatrics.


Pratiksha has done her MBA in HR and have been working as Front Desk Admin for past 3 years in Pediatric Medicine. She is a person who is positive about every aspect of life. There are many things she likes to do and experience.Through these years of experience she has learnt to interact with a diverse group of people, which has increased her ability to relate to others. She is a good communicator with great attitude. She is good at art also does painting in her spare time. She likes to travel around the world and see and experience new places. She is a food lover and have a very good sense of humor. Her passion is to succeed and learn a lot of new things in her professional career.She believes in love, laugh and live life at the fullest.

After Graduating from Allegheny General Hospital in 1968, she worked in three different states of Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Jersey. Her experience as a hospital based nurse in Pediatrics quickly changed to an office based practice. Since she loves kids and babies so much that when she is not at work, she takes care of her two granddaughters. “Not just kids” says Jan, “I ‘ve also raised chickens, cats, rabbits, goats, fish and hamsters” She loves arts and crafts, sewing, scrapbooking and watching sports on TV, especially her favorite sports team-the Pittsburgh Steelers, from her Hometown.

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From Nicaragua, Gio has always loved working in the healthcare environment. She attended medical school in Nicaragua where she received her Diploma Degree in Medicine. She has been working as Medical Assistant in the Pediatric field for almost 9 years. Her aim at work is to serve patients as if they are one of her family members and she tries to resolve any of their concerns.

Sujata is Master of Science in Environmental Science and National Healthcare Associate Certified Licensed Medical Assistant has been in practice in Whole Child Pediatrics group since February, 2018 post completion of MA certification from Middlesex County college of New Jersey. Sujata Lives in Edison with her Husband and son. She is very passionate about her health care profession with her tremendous patience & kind attention to all unwell kids coming to see doctors. She is very cooperative and hard working associate with approachable attitude & personality.


My name is Evelyn Penate I am a current student at MCC Pursuing a career in the medical field. I have been working in pediatrics for 5 years and I chose this field because I enjoy working with children.

Marilin was born and raised in New Jersey, i received my Medical assistant certificate back in 2012. Since graduation I've pursued my career in pediatrics. I adore working with children and love to help parents."