Development and Behavioral Clinic

Little girl playing with a toy camera

Early diagnosis and intervention are vital to ensure that children realize their maximum potential. The earlier a child receives attention, the better the opportunity for an improved outcome.

Developmental Pediatrics’ primary purpose is to help families better understand the developmental needs of their children and enable them to most effectively stimulate, encourage, and provide for their child’s physical, intellectual and emotional growth.

We understand that dealing with difficult developmental problems has a profound impact not only on the child, but on the entire family.

Our Team

Sarah Vas

Sarah Vas M.D.

Assistant Professor


(352) 265-4357

Ruchita Kachru

Ruchita Kachru M.D.

Assistant Professor


(352) 265-8250

Bilal Khodr

Bilal Khodr M.D.

Assistant Professor


(352) 265-8250

Puneet Tung

Puneet Tung D.O.

Assistant Professor


(352) 265-7019


Krystal A Bittar

Krystal A Bittar Psy.D.

Assistant Professor
Jessica K Byrd

Jessica K Byrd LMHC

Theresa D Coman

Theresa D Coman LCSW

Kathryn L Marsh

Kathryn L Marsh PhD

Assistant Professor
Yarelis Serrano

Yarelis Serrano LMHC


Nurse Practitioners

Name Title
Sebastian G Cuitiva Physician Assistant
Sabrina Green
Kathryn M McFadden Nurse Practitioner
Casey M Perry-Lunardo Nurse Practitioner
Erin M Peters Nurse Practitioner

Contact Us

Phone: (352) 265-8250
Fax: (352) 627-4415

Scheibler Children’s Medical Services Building
1699 SW 16th Avenue, Building A
Gainesville, FL 32608

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