The Doctors

OUR DOCTORS:

Our doctors are an experienced team of Board Certified Pediatricians, who provide state-of-the-art pediatric healthcare in our office and at Rockdale County Hospital.

As the founder of Pediatric Center for Wellness, P.C., Dr. Crystal Berry Hood is passionate about providing infants, children, and adolescents with medical care that heals from the inside out. Dr. Hood is focused on the issue of childhood obesity and works to educate parents and families on children’s nutritional health for today and in the future.

Dr. Crystal Hood is a Pediatrician who has enthusiastically served children of Conyers and surrounding areas for over five years. She considers herself fortunate to be able to live out her life’s passion of caring for children. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is committed to excellence and providing quality, evidence-based healthcare for children in a compassionate manner.

Dr. Hood is a graduate of Spelman College and Morehouse School of Medicine . She completed her Pediatric training at the University of Florida Health Science Center where she received awards for her teaching of medical students. She lives in Conyers with her husband and four children. As a mother, she is always aware of the complexities involved in the endeavor to rear children to reach their optimal physical, intellectual and emotional potential. As a physician, she uses that awareness along with a divine recognition of each child’s uniqueness to provide comprehensive care of the highest quality.

You are invited to come and visit Dr. Hood and the Pediatric Center for Wellness family. New families are warmly welcomed. Some of the services that are offered include, but are not limited to immunizations, well child care, ADHD evaluation, and management, in-house lab, asthma management, nutritional counseling, sports medicine resources, camp and sports exams, breastfeeding counseling, complimentary prenatal visits, pre-college exams, and same day sick appointments. Dr. Hood’s areas of special interest in pediatrics are nutrition and breastfeeding, eczema and skin disorders in children, asthma, and childhood behavioral problems. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, watching football, reading, traveling and dancing.

OUR PRACTITIONERS:

Kisha Adderley is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of healthcare problems beginning in childhood and continuing throughout the aging process.
Kisha was born in Brooklyn, New York where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Long Island University. She went on to receive her Master of Science in Nursing from Georgia State University after working several years in the Neuroscience
Intensive Care Unit at Emory University Hospital. She has accumulated over ten years of nursing experience and education in various areas of patient care.

She enjoys spending quality time with her husband and her two daughters, reading, cooking and shopping.

Mckenzie Clark is a board certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She was born in Sarasota, Florida and received both her Bachelor and Master of Science in Nursing from Emory University.

Mckenzie loves working with children and is passionate about preventative medicine and providing comprehensive care to her patients. Her goal is to help each child reach their full potential and optimal health. She is a member of the National Association of Pediatric
Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing.

In her spare time, Mckenzie loves spending time with her family, traveling, playing with her dog, and watching football!

Lauren Zauche, is a board certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH prior to attending Emory University School of Nursing where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and
Master of Science, graduating with a doctorate in nursing.

Her doctorate focused on the auditory environment in the neonatal intensive care unit at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. She has served as an instructor in Emory’s School of Nursing undergraduate program for the past two years and has volunteered as a pediatric
nurse practitioner, providing medical care to children in Haiti.

Lauren is an avid long-distance runner and enjoys spending time with her husband and puppy in her free time.