302 Hoffman St, Elmira, NY
254 East First St, Corning, NY
100 John Roemmelt Dr., Horseheads, NY

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Horseheads office will be closed

Thursday & Friday, April 28th & April 29th due to spring break




Our Patient Portal
is now active!

You can now request Medication Refills & ask General Medical Questions to a nurse online.

Coming Soon!

  • Appt Requests
  • Insurance Questions
  • Medical Records Questions.

If interested in enrolling in the portal, please contact our office.

Please Note: If you have requested access to the portal and did not receive the email invite. Please contact our office.

Click here to access the portal.




 Southern Tier Pediatrics is pleased to announce the association of
Raelene McKeon Kent, DO.

Dr. Kent completed her medical school training at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008, and she completed her Pediatric residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH in June 2011. Dr. Kent also completed her Fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the University of New Mexico, Albquerque, NM in April 2013.

Dr. Kent recently moved to Corning from Albuquerque, NM. Dr. Kent will be providing general Pediatric care in the Elmira and Corning offices.

Welcome to Southern Tier Pediatrics, your experienced and caring pediatricians and pediatric nurse practitioners, with three convenient offices (Elmira, Horseheads and Corning) in the Southern Tier of New York! If you're looking for accessible pediatric care, a child-friendly environment, and a responsive team of pediatric providers, then look no further. We love kids, and our goal is to have a positive impact in the lives of children by providing exceptional health care and compassionate service to the families we serve.

As specialists trained in pediatric and adolescent care, we offer a full range of care including prenatal visits for expecting parents, well-child check-ups, immunizations and sick appointments. We also offer travel clinic services (for overseas travel advice) and have a physician on staff who specializes in pediatric diabetes / endocrine care. Our main office in Elmira which is open 7 days per week, 365 days per year offers extraordinary access for whenever your child requires sick care. Limited "walk in" visits for simple sick call are also available.

Our caring team is committed to providing quality service in a comfortable, safe office setting where children and parents can feel at ease. We also set aside time to equip parents with the tools and resources necessary for the development of healthy children from birth through adolescence.

We invite you to take a few moments to browse our website and familiarize yourself with our practice. We hope that it will serve as a valuable resource for you. You'll find all ofthe helpful information you need about our practice including provider bios, service details, directions to our offices and new patient forms.

Southern Tier Pediatrics looks forward to walking alongside you as you guide your child along a path of optimal health and wellness. We can assure you that you'll feel confident in our ability to not only meet, but exceed all of your expectations. For questions or to schedule a visit, contact our office today!

Practice Overview

We appreciate the opportunity to provide your child with medical services. Everyone in this practice operates as a team member. All have been trained as professionals and we are proud of our staff and providers.

Southern Tier Pediatrics strives to give your child better access to quality health care. A group practice of physicians and nurse practitioners dedicated to the provision of pediatric care and wellness services, the practice specializes in all aspects of pediatric care including infant, child and adolescent medicine. Pediatric allergy specialty services are also available at all Southern Tier Pediatrics Offices.