Emily T. Perkins, M.D., joined the Alliance in 1997. She was formerly with one of founding practices (Northside Pediatrics) of Pediatric Health Care Alliance.
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 University of South Florida - Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, Florida.
Dr. Perkins has been Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics since 1989.
She has been elected by her peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 1996-2013. Best Doctors® is a leading resource for linking consumers with expert medical care. Best Doctors® is a leading resource for linking consumers with expert medical care. Physicians are chosen through an exhaustive peer-review survey that asks: "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer them?" Only physicians who earned the consensus support of their peers were included.
Dr. Perkins says that her favorite job is "mom", and she enjoys spending time with her family, golf, running, and reading.