Born in Philadelphia, PA, Elaine joined our practice in 1996. She earned her BSN at Thomas Jefferson University, where she graduated with honors, and her Masters Degree in Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania. Elaine is board certified by the Pediatric Certification Board as well as the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She enjoys the diversity of primary care, from wellness and prevention to treatment of acute illnesses. Elaine is married with one daughter and spends her spare time reading mystery novels, line dancing, and involved with fitness activities.