Christie Koedel, CPNP
Christie is a licensed New York State Pediatric Nurse Practitioner as well as being nationally certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. She was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and also received the Anne W. Sengbush award for leadership in school and community activities. She was also named 2003 student nurse practitioner of the year by her professors and fellow nurse practitioners in the community. Currently she is an active board member of the Western New York Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.
Christie’s specialty at the office is providing asthma education to patients and families. She is married and has a daughter and a son. She enjoys exercising, reading and spending time with her family.
Tonya Gruttaria, PNP
Tonya is a licensed New York State Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo, receiving a Bachelors of Science in Nursing and a Masters in Child Health. While a student, she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She was also named 2002 Student Nurse of the Year by her professors and fellow nurse practitioners in the community. She is focused on promoting breastfeeding and providing education and support to new moms. She is currently working on becoming a Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
Tonya is married with two daughters. Outside the office, she loves to spend time with her family and friends.
Stephania Smith, RN
Steph attended D’Youville College where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. While at D’Youville College, she was a member of the Honors Society of Nursing, Zeta Nu Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International.
Steph’s currently works as our Triage Nurse. She provides continuity of care by acting as a liaison between the patients and the physicians. She is responsible for sick calls Monday through Friday. Her goal as a nurse is to be a great advocate for our patients and their families.