Meet the Staff

Our Staff

Kristen V. Walker,MD

Kristen V. Walker,MD

 
Dr. Kristen Walker has practiced in Palm City, Florida for over 20 years after moving from Auburn, New York in 1996. She is a graduate of the State University of New York at Syracuse where she completed her medical education and residency training. After graduation Dr. Walker briefly practiced in Auburn before relocating to Palm City with her husband Andrew. Dr. Walker resides in Palm City with her husband and their two daughters Tarra and Karen. She enjoys spending time with her horses in her spare time as well as attending her kids’ activities. Dr. Walker was in group practice with Martin Memorial Physicians Corporation for 12 years. In February of 2008 she chose to branch out and start her own private practice, All About Kids Pediatrics. Dr. Walker is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She has served on many hospital committees as a staff physician at Martin Memorial Health Systems including Department Chairman for two years. She is very active in her community. She currently works part-time at Jupiter Medical Center’s Pediatric Emergency Room. She is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
 
Amanda Peck, MD

Amanda Peck, MD

 
Dr. Amanda Peck has lived and practiced in Martin County since 2004. She moved to the area from Philadelphia where she completed her pediatric residency training. She is a graduate of the University of Florida for her undergraduate education and went on to the University of Miami School of Medicine for her medical education. Dr. Peck and her husband Jason live in Palm City with their two children Ethan and Emma. Emma and Ethan are both very active in various school and community activities including band, chorus, football, track and cheer. Dr. Peck was in group practice with Martin Memorial Medical Group for 4 years and worked with Pediatric Associates in St. Lucie West for one year before joining Dr. Walker in her private practice in 2009. Dr. Peck is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She has privileges at Cleveland Clinic/Martin Memorial Health Systems and is very active in her community.
 
Merit Wallace, APRN, IBCLC

Merit Wallace, APRN, IBCLC

 

Merit Wallace grew up in Stuart before attending the University of Florida, where she studied nutrition and nursing. She has been a practicing nurse since 2009 primarily in the field of pediatrics. She served in the United States Army from 2010-2015, caring for soldiers and their children. She worked on an inpatient pediatric unit in Landstuhl, Germany and also had the privilege of providing pediatric nursing services on medical flights between Germany and the United States. Her military service took her to Germany, Texas and North Carolina. She completed her nurse practitioner studies at Duke University in 2017.

Merit returned to Stuart as a Nurse Practitioner with her husband Keith and joined All About Kids Pediatrics in 2017. She enjoys spending time with her large extended family in the Stuart area and being outdoors every chance she gets.

 
Merit is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She is also a an IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant).
 

Administration:

Katrina Kreamer, Office Co-Manager, Billing
Ana Melendez, Office Co-Manager, Billing
Mechele Carle, Reception
Shekinah Johnson, Reception
 
Medical Assistants: 
Megan Marchionne
Jolynn Demone
Kristina Halasz
Nicole Mathews