Providers


Melina Calderon, PA-C
Degrees
B.S. & M.S. Physician Assistant, Harding University
Certification
Certified by the National Commision on Certification of Physician Assistants
Experience
6 years as a physician assistant

Melina joined the team at Triad Pediatrics in November of 2018. She completed her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science (Physician Assistant Studies) from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. Melina holds a NC medical license and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Prior to joining the team at Triad Pediatrics, she served for six years as a Physician Assistant at Cleburne Pediatrics in Cleburne, Texas. Melina brings a heart for medical missions and for the nations to Triad Pediatrics. In addition, she is comfortable conversing with patients and families in Spanish.

Degrees
MD, UNC Chapel Hill
Certification
Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Experience
Residency training at University of Virginia, 10 years practicing as Pediatrician, Experience as missionary pediatrician in Kenya

For the last decade, Tom and his wife, Emily, have called the Triad their home. The Dillards stay quite busy chasing their 6 children around while attempting to homeschool them. Prior to joining Triad Pediatrics in 2018, Tom’s calling to minister to the sick and hurting children of the world led him to serve as a missionary Pediatrician at Tenwek Hospital in southwestern Kenya. Triad Pediatrics is an extension of Tom’s desire to be involved in global missions and to serve families both in High Point as well as in Kenya. Tom and Emily are active members of Westover Church in Greensboro.

Heather Martin, PA-C
Degrees
M.S. Physician Assistant, University of North Texas
Certification
Certified by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Registered Dietitian
Experience
Registered dietitian in Pediatric Endocrinology, 10 years practicing as Pediatric Physician Assistant

Heather and her husband, Tim, reside in High Point. They have two children. Heather served as a Registered Dietitian in adult cardiology and later in Pediatric Endocrinology. She has practiced in pediatrics since completing Physician Assistant studies in 2007. Heather is excited about the vision of Triad Pediatrics. She and Tim are active members of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Winston-Salem.

Degrees
MD University of Missouri-Columbia
Certification
Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Board Certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine
Experience
Over 20 years practicing as a Pediatrician

Dr. Olson plans to join the team of providers at Triad Pediatrics in July of 2019. For the past twelve years, Dr. Olson has served patients and families at Joel Health Clinic in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Dr. Olson is a board certified pediatrician and obesity medicine doctor. He completed medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia and then his internship and residency at University Hospitals and Clinics in Columbia, Missouri. We are excited for Dr. Olson to join the team of providers at Triad Pediatrics and begin seeing patients this summer.

Jessica VanDeven, PA-C
Degrees
B.S. Physician Assistant,
Seton Hill University
Certifications
Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Certified Lactation Consultant
Experience
15 years practicing as a physician assistant; 5 years practicing as a lactation consultant

Jessica and her husband, Jeff, are recent transplants to Greensboro. They come to us from Greensburg, PA outside of Pittsburgh, where Jessica practiced as a pediatric physician assistant, as well as a certified lactation consultant. She and Jeff have four small children and are very active in a new church plant in Northeast Greensboro, Proximity Church. Jessica is very excited to use her experience in medicine, as well as her love for Christ to minister to and care for the patients of Triad Pediatrics and the surrounding community.