About Us

Stacey Cervantes, ARNP, has been offering healthcare in Lake City since the early 80’s. A graduate of the University of Florida, Stacey has been taking care of the children of Columbia and surrounding counties for over 15 years. She lives in Lake City with her husband and children. 

Dr. Khodr, board certified pediatrician, has taken care of pediatrics since the early 90s. He completed his pediatric residency at Georgetown University, with a fellowship in neonatal medicine at Harvard. Dr.Khodr resides in Perry with his family. Surrounded by a friendly, competent staff, Magnolia Pediatrics is able to offer the best of care to your children. 

Matthew "Neil" Melvin, Pediatric ARNP, since 2003.  He graduated from the University of South Florida.  Neil began his medical career as a Registered Nurse working solely in pediatrics.  Upon entering graduate school, Neil continued with his passion of pediatric medicine completing the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program.  Neil provides care from birth to age 21 years with his particular interest being in asthma and ADHD.  Neil joined Magnolia Pediatrics in 2013.

Neil has lived in Lake City since 2003.  He is married and has five children and enjoys hunting and fishing during his free time, he is also an avid Florida State Fan.


Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday
8am - 5pm
Closed for lunch 12:30 - 1:30.