About Us
Bryan Drucker, M.D.
Bryan Drucker was raised in southern California but has made the Bay Area his true home. He attended Stanford University for college, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction in Biological Sciences. 
 
During his undergraduate years he also did extensive research on new modalities of cancer treatment at the Stanford University Medical Center. He then attended the University of California at San Francisco for medical school, where he continued research interests in pediatric cardiac surgery and then subsequently returned to Stanford for his pediatric residency training at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital.  
Jenny Griswold, M.D.
Jenny Griswold grew up in Chicago, IL and did her undergraduate studies at Northwestern University. She attended the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and completed her internship and residency training at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago.  
 
She is Board Certified in Pediatrics, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.  
Toby Hays, M.D.
Toby Hays grew up in Littleton , Colorado before heading east to college at Dartmouth. As an undergrad, he split his time between the library (studying Biochemistry/Molecular Biology) and the pool (captain of the Men's Swimming and Diving team). Dr. Hays was recently inducted into Dartmouth 's Athletic Hall of Fame for diving.  
 
After a stint in Boston doing cancer research, he returned to New Hampshire and Dartmouth Medical School, where he chose to pursue pediatrics.
Jerina Kapoor, M.D.
Jerina Kapoor was born and raised in Bombay, India and was introduced early in life to medicine by her mother who was an ENT surgeon and an ex-professor of ENT at a university medical center in India.  
 
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Nadereh Varamini, M.D.
Nadereh Varamini is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her medical degree from University of Bordeaux II in France and completed her Pediatric Residency at the University of Missouri Children's Hospital .Dr. Varamini has been in practice since 1996.  
 
Before moving to the San Francisco Bay Area in 2000, Dr. Varamini enjoyed a private practice in Missouri where she was also a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Missouri. She also served on the Advisory Council for Genetic Services for the State of Missouri . 
Rita Zorian, M.D.
Rita Zorian received her medical degree from University of Montreal School of Medicine. While completing her pediatric residency at University of Montreal at St. Justine Hospital, she also conducted clinical research with the Department of Pediatric Neurology. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is board-certified in Pediatrics.  
 
After being in private practice for 6 years in New Jersey, Dr. Zorian moved to the Bay Area where she has been in private practice and on staff at Good Samaritan Hospital since 1997. She joined Pediatric Associates in 2009.  
Christine Buchanan, M.D.
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Margaret Smyklo, M.D.
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Courtney Dudley, N.P. 
Courtney Dudley was born and raised in Houston, Texas. After completing her undergraduate studies in Biology and Chemistry at Southern Methodist University, she received her Masters of Science in Clinical Nursing from University of San Diego. Courtney worked as a Labor and Delivery Nurse for 2 years while finishing up her schooling through Gonzaga University to become a Nurse Practitioner.  
 
Courtney worked in primary care pediatrics in San Diego before to moving to the Bay Area and joining Pediatric Associates in 2014.  
 
She lives in Willow Glen with her husband and her two young children. Courtney enjoying cooking, hiking and discovering new restaurants. 

Carrie Kaufman, N.P. 
Carrie Kaufmann was born and raised in the Bay Area. She attended the University of San Francisco and received her Bachelor of Science and R.N. degree. Several years later she graduated from the University of California, San Francisco with a Master’s of Science and received her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner degree.

She currently works at Pediatric Associates as well as with Allergy & Asthma Associates of Northern California. Carrie is certified as an asthma educator and has an interest in both childhood allergies and asthma.