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Belise Livingston-Burns, M.D.
Dr. Belise Livingston-Burns joined AAPHC as a National Health Service Corp Physician Scholar in 2007. She graduated from Spelman College with a degree in Biology before attending medical school at the University of Chicago. She completed residency in 2005 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia and is a Board Certified Pediatrician. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association. Dr. Livingston-Burns is currently the Chairperson for the AAPHC Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Livingston-Burns is married with two children.
Donna V. Edmond King, M.D.
Born in the state of New York, Dr. Edmond King completed her educational studies in the northeast as well including her medical degree which was obtained from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1991. She finished her residency training in pediatrics at Albert Einstein Medical Center in 1994. After practicing pediatrics in the private setting for several years, Dr. Edmond King joined AAPHC in 1998 and is currently the Clinic Director for our East Albany Pediatric & Adolescent Center. She enjoy speaking at various community events and has an active interest in all programs that promote health and wellness for our children. Dr. Edmond King is happily married to her husband, Chevene, and they have three children of their own.
Ildiko E. Babka, M.D.
Dr. Ildiko Babka attended medical school in her native country of Hungary at Semmelweis Medical School and graduated in 1994. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Hurley Medical Center (Michigan State University) in 1998, serving as chief residency during her third year. Dr. Babka worked as an attending physician in a pediatric emergency center for 4 years prior to joining the staff at Albany Area Primary Health Care. Dr. Babka is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics and Board Certified in Pediatrics since 1998. Dr. Babka lives in Lee County with her husband and their children.
Jennifer L. Wall, M.D.
Dr. Wall is a board-certified pediatrician and completed her residency training in Pediatrics at University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville in June 2011. She graduated from University of St. Eustatius School of Medicine in 2008 and graduated Cum Laude from Tabor College in 2001. She is married to another local physician, Kiyoshi Yamazaki, M.D. In her spare time she enjoys scuba diving, skiing, running, reading, travelling, and spending time with friends and family – especially her husband and their dog.
Mary Joyce Neal, M.D.
Dr. Joyce Neal joined the group in 1988 after moving back to Georgia from Texas where she completed her pediatric residency at the University of Texas, Galveston in 1987. She completed her medical degree at the Medical College of Georgia in 1984 and her undergraduate degree was from North Georgia College. Dr. Neal is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics (Georgia Chapter as well). She has served on various hospital committees during her tenure including Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Neal currently works part time at two clinic locations. She is married to Mark Shoemaker, a local anesthesiologist in Albany and they have three children. In her spare time, she loves travelling, gardening, and photography.
Robert Paduano, M.D.
Dr. Paduano has been practicing pediatric medicine since completing his residency training in 1995. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He joined Albany Area Primary Health Care, Inc. in 2010 after relocating from New York state. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Zoology at Duke University before attending University of Rome Medical School in Italy. Dr. Paduano is married with 4 children.
Rupert A. Dyer, D.O.
Dual certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Dr. Dyer enjoys a broad practice that allows him to see patients of all ages. He graduated from the University of Rhode Island with his Bachelor’s Degree and attended Nova-Southeastern University for his Medical Degree. Dr. Dyer’s residency training was completed at Case Western Reserve University. He originally joined Albany Area Primary Health Care, Inc. as a National Health Service Scholar, but after completing his obligation, has remained here with his family. Dr. Dyer is married with two children and enjoys gardening in his free time.