#Meet The Staff

Dr. Neeta Kukreja completed her pediatric residency and fellowship in developmental/behavioral pediatrics at St. Lukes / Roosevelt center in New York City in 1994. Subsequently she practiced general and subspecialty pediatrics at St. Francis hospital in Wilmington, Delaware for three years before relocating with her family to Charlotte in 1997. She started Barnett Pediatrics as part of Carolinas Physicians Network in Lancaster, SC in 1998 and then established South Charlotte Pediatrics in Charlotte in the year 2001. She enjoys all aspect of pediatric care and has extensive experience in diagnosis and management of ADHD, chronic diseases, and various development and behavioral problems in children.
She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.


Dr. Neera Khurana completed her pediatric residency and chief residency at St. Lukes / Roosevelt Hospital Center in 1997. She worked in Pediatric emergency departments for seven years in three hospitals in the New York area before relocating to Charlotte in 2004. She has multiple areas of interest and extensive experience in managing acute emergent conditions including laceration repair, stabilization/splinting of fractures, abscess drainage and management of acute asthma attack, seizures, and respiratory distress.
She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.


Missy Dula, Office Manager
Missy has an Associates Degree in medical office Technology and 12 years experience in managing pediatrics offices. She has been the office manager at South Charlotte Pediatrics sine 2006. Missy is married with two children and enjoys fishing, riding motorcycles and spending time with family.


Mao Lor Certified Medical Assistant - Nursing
Mao holds an Assocaite Of Applied Science In Medical Assisting from Daymar Institute.



Stephanie Jackson, Certified Medical Assistant - Nursing
Stephanie is a CMA graduate of Kings College.




Sonya Hunter, Medical Assistant - Nursing
Sonya is a graduate of York Technical College.




Karen Saavedra, Medical Assistant - Front Office
Karen is a graduate of York Technical College.




Jamie Padilla, Medical Assistant - Front Office
Jamie is a graduate of Catawba Valley Community College.