‚ÄčAt  Urban Pediatrics, we provide personal, friendly service in a fun and caring environment for children of all ages. All of our doctors are Board Certified Pediatricians and have worked in the medical industry for over 15 years each. Our services range from diagnosis, to health and fitness analysis. Whether your child is sick or you need tips on how to stay healthy, we can help.


Who We Are

3433 Agler road, suite 1300

Columbus ohio, 43081


Meet the Pediatric Team

Dr. Renee Taylor

Dr. Taylor, founder of Urban Pediatrics, has been practicing pediatric medicine for nearly thirty years. She is a graduate of University of Pittsburgh Medical School and completed her residency at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She is married to Dr. Lawrence Watkins, co-founder of Urban Pediatrics and has two children: Najja and Jamila, and a cat named Madison.

Dr. Lawrence Watkins

Dr. Watkins graduated from University of Pittsburgh Medical School and completed pediatric residency at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He worked with his wife, Dr. Renee Taylor to found Urban Pediatrics.

Dr. Michele Oyortey

Dr. Oyortey is a graduate of The Ohio State University Medical School and completed her pediatric residency at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She has been practicing with Urban Pediatrics for over a decade, while also in practice with Whitehall Primary Care Center in Adolescent Medicine. She is married and has three sons.

Alexandra Broussard, CPNP

Nurse Alex was born in Columbus, Ohio and graduated with her Bachelor's of Science from Xavier University of Louisiana and received her Master's Degree of Nursing from The Ohio State University. She is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Pediatric Mental Health Specialist. She was formerly a patient of Urban Pediatrics, and has a dog named Bella.

Letheria Harrison, Office Manager

Letheria Harrison, born in Columbus, Ohio, is the Office Manager and a Certified Medical Assistant. She has been with Urban Pediatrics since 1991 and has been dedicated to the practice for 26 years. She is a mother of three and a grandmother of 10.