Emily T. Perkins
"Dr. Perkins saw me through many years of pediatric care. She always took time to listen and understand what was going on and acted accordingly. I sincerely appreciate her care and consideration, and thank her in adulthood."
- Skylar K., patient
Dr. Perkins is a founding member of PHCA. She was previously with Northside Pediatrics, one of six practices that joined together to form PHCA in 1997.
Dr. Perkins received her undergraduate degree from Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia (1982) and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida (1986). She completed her internship (1987) and residency (1987) in Pediatrics at the University of South Florida - Tampa General Hospital.
She has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1989.
Dr. Perkins says that her favorite job is "mom", and she enjoys spending time with her family, golfing, running, and reading.