Barbara Aquino, MD
Barbara A. Aquino, M.D., FAAP is a board certified pediatrician by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is the owner of Aquino Pediatrics. She began practicing in Clarksville, TN in August of 1996 for Alpha Medical Associates. Alpha Medical Associates was a PCP group practice that saw patients from newborn to 100 years old. Alpha Medical then became strictly a pediatric clinic seeing children under 18 years old. She began her own practice and moved to 311 Landrum Place in January 2002. She was located there for 9 ½ years until her recent move in July of 2010. For 2 years she planned and built her current building at 881 Professional Park Drive where she thrives to give the best quality of care to her patients.
Dr. Aquino received her Bachelor of Science in 1974 from The University of Santo Tomas. Dr. Aquino received her medical degree from The University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1996 and she is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is licensed to practice in Tennessee and is currently taking new patients. She is current on her Continuing Medical Education seminars. Dr. Aquino has active staff hospital privileges at Gateway Medical Center and Vanderbilt Childrens Hospital. She has been practicing pediatric medicine since 1996.
She has special interests in adolescent medicine. She promotes good health to her patients and keeping children current on their vaccines. She feels that any opportunity may be a good chance to immunize her patients.
Caitlin Allen, CPNP, MSN is a board certified pediatric nurse practitioner that joined our practice is September 2015. She worked previously as a nurse practitioner for Nashville based pediatric practice.
Caitlin graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010 where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in International studies. She received her Masters in Nursing from Vanderbilt University in 2013. She is board certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board as a Certified Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. Caitlin has a special interest in pediatric gastrointestinal disorders and teaching children and parents about healthy and nutritious life styles.
Caitlin grew up in Asheville, NC and now lives in Nashville. She loves working with children and strives to build lasting relationships with patients and their families in order to provide them with the most holistic care possible.