Dr. Michelle McCreary joined The Carithers Pediatric Group in August 2016. Dr. McCreary is originally from the northeast, having grown up in both upstate New York and the Boston area. Full disclosure: she is a loyal Patriots fan! She attended Amherst College, where she competed on the swim team, and later, the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She graduated from Massachusetts General Hospital’s pediatric residency program and then joined her husband in Jacksonville. Dr. McCreary lives near the beach with her husband and two young sons and likes to run, hike, and hang out with family and friends. She especially enjoys guiding new parents through the infant/toddler stages, helping with teenage issues, and all the excitement in between.