(352) 840-5437

Pediatrician - Ocala
1900 SW 20th Pl.
Ocala, FL 34471
(352) 840-5437

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Choosing a pediatrician is an important and personal decision and we want you to feel at ease with the care you and your child will receive.

 

Please take a few moments to learn about our skilled practitioners and our friendly, nurturing staff.

At Sunshine Pediatrics of Ocala, PA, we consider it both a great joy and responsibility to care for children. Most of us are parents ourselves, so we strive to be understanding and available to the families we are privileged to serve. We are honored that you have chosen us as your child's primary medical provider and are confident that you will be pleased with the quality of care and service that we can provide you and your family.

A vital part of our service to children begins with our outstanding staff who works hard to manage and maintain a professional, caring and supportive environment for our patients in a timely manner. Our doctors are lifelong learners. Not only have they received advanced medical training in pediatrics, they continually pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest in child health care.

Your child's health is as important to us as it is to you. We look forward to providing you with excellent medical care your child deserves.


Dr. MadhukarShrinath, MD,  MRCP (UK), FAAP

Dr. Madhukar Shrinath is a Board Certified pediatrician who has been serving the Ocala community for over fifteen years. Dr. Shrinath received his medical degree from India. After Pediatric fellowship training, he practiced Pediatrics for four years in a needy area of India. Then he moved to the United Kingdom when offered pediatric and specialty training at the prestigious Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital.  After rigorous training in Pediatric and subspecialties, Dr. Shrinath obtained membership/fellowship in the Royal College of Physicians after passing the qualifying exam.  Dr. Shrinath also published an article, as the first author, in the British Medical Association Journal.  After an intensive pediatric training in the UK, Dr. Shrinath was accepted as a resident in the leading pediatric program at the Montefiore Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York.  He completed his residency in 1998 and moved to Ocala, leaving the lure of academia and research, to dedicate his further career for direct patient care where his heart belongs. 

During his educational journey from Asia to Europe to North America, Dr. Shrinath had a unique opportunity to experience and learn a vast number of pediatric illnesses and treatment perspectives.  Due to his prolonged training across the world, Dr. Shrinath has expertise in complex, uncommon, and challenging pediatric illnesses.

Dr. Shrinath has served as Chairman of Pediatrics at Munroe Regional Medical Center from 2005 to 2007.  He also served as President/Chief of Staff at MRMC from 2010 to 2011. Currently, he serves in various committees at MRMC. 

Dr. Shrinath lives in Ocala with his wife, son, and daughter. 


Jessica Burnette, ARNP, CPNP, MSN 

Jessica Burnette, ARNP, CPNP, MSN Ms. Jessica Burnette graduated with honors from Belmont University, in 2008, with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing. From there, she went to work as a Registered Nurse on the Pediatric Post-operative unit at East Tennessee Children's Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee. 

In September of 2009, Jessica decided to join the world of Primary Care and went to work as an RN for a large private Pediatric practice, Knoxville Pediatric Associates. While there, Ms. Burnette decided to pursue her Masters of Nursing at the University of Tennessee. She graduated in December 2011, then went on to become certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board as a Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner.

Ms. Burnette joined Dr. Shrinath's practice in May 2012. Jessica has always had a love and passion for children and is excited to a part of the team at Sunshine Pediatrics of Ocala, P.A.     

Some of Jessica's hobbies include baking, crafting, and decorating.


 

 

Melissa

 

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