Pediatrician Staff


Meet our team at Kids First Pediatric Group, LLC! Please take a few moments to learn about our skilled practitioners and our friendly, nurturing staff.

At Kids First Pediatric Group, LLC, 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.

The providers of Kids First Pediatric Group, LLC are active members of the Southern Crescent network of physicians. We are affiliated with Children's Health Care of Atlanta and work closely with the medical staff of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta hospital and out-patient centers. All our doctors are board certified and members of the American Academy of Pediatrics and our Nurse Practitioner is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.

  • Elaine Youngblood,
    MD, FAAP

    is a native of Birmingham, Alabama and currently resides in McDonough, Georgia with her husband and two sons. Dr. Youngblood attended Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina and received her undergraduate degree and Doctorate in Medicine (MD) from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and University of Alabama School of Medicine followed by a residency in Pediatrics at The Children's Hospital of Alabama/UAB Hospitals in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. Youngblood is a huge advocate of breastfeeding education.

  • Wanda Williams
    MD, FAAP

    is a native of Atlanta, Georgia, and currently resides in McDonough, Georgia. Dr. Williams received her undergraduate degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia. She received her Doctorate of Medicine (MD) from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia followed by a Pediatric residency at the Children's Hospital of Alabama/UAB Hospitals in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. Williams is passionate about preventable illness and advocates for healthy well-being through nutrition and lifestyle changes.

  • Amanda Raynor,
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

    is a native of Macon, GA and currently resides in Macon with her husband. Amanda attended the University of Georgia for undergraduate studies and later graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing degrees. Amanda worked as a Registered Nurse at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. She is certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board as both a Certified Pediatric Nurse and as a Certified Lactation Counselor. Amanda is a member of the National Associated of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society for Nursing. Amanda is passionate about breastfeeding and preventative medicine.

  • Julie Walter
    Pediatric Nurse Practicioner

    grew up in the suburbs of northern Atlanta and currently resides in the city with her 2 school aged children and husband. She has undergraduate degrees in anthropology from the University of Georgia and nursing from Emory University. Julie worked for several years as a registered nurse at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. She also worked in school-based nursing for Fulton County Schools. Julie earned her graduate degree in Child Health and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from Georgia State University. She is certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board as a pediatric nurse practitioner. Julie is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP). In addition to practicing at Kids First Pediatric Group, she has also taught undergraduate pediatric nursing at Emory University. Her areas of interest include child and adolescent mental and emotional health, ADD/ADHD, LGBTQ health and pediatric preventative health.

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  • Sheila Blake-Clark,
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

    received her Masters in Nursing and Certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from the Columbia University School of Nursing in New York, NY. She has been nationally certified since 1994 by the National Board of Pediatric Nurses and Practitioners (NAPNAP). Mrs. Blake-Clark provides care from newborn to late adolescent. Mrs. Blake-Clark enjoys working with the adolescent population and providing asthma prevention education. She and her husband reside in Jonesboro, GA and are the parents of 3 adult children.

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