Our practice was started in the late 1960's by Dr. Dorothy "Alyene" Reese. When the office moved in 1987 to a new location in the Sports Medicine Complex in Northport, they changed the name to Tuscaloosa Pediatrics P.C. Dr. Denise Brown joined the practice in the summer of 1990 and Dr. Julie Vaughn in 1996. Tuscaloosa Pediatrics moved to Helen Keller Boulevard in the summer of 2004. Dr. Allison Cunningham merged her practice, University Pediatrics, with ours in January of 2006. Dr. Megan McGiffert joined us in the fall of 2008 and Dr. Michelle Parchman joined us in the summer of 2014. In fall 2018, Kaila Sullivan, CRNP joined us. Tuscaloosa Pediatrics moved to our new office building on Harkey Lane in November 2018. Dr. Joy Dean joined us in July of 2023.