1041 Veterans Blvd, Suite 300
Metairie, LA 70005
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The mission at Sprout Pediatrics is to provide the best and most comprehensive pediatric medical care that promotes health, wellness, and growth. Sprout is committed to building relationships and providing quality care for patients from birth through young adulthood. Sprout values the education and experience of its team and is committed to continuous education and technological advances to provide high-quality pediatric care.
The Sprout team includes Dr. Lauren Hernandez, Dr. Suzy Kingston, Dr. Gabrielle Glasgow, Kendall Connick, NP, Lesley Jouandot, NP, and Dr. James Connick.
Dr. Hernandez is a board-certified pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Hernandez, who was born in Arabi, graduated valedictorian from Ursuline Academy in 2002. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from the University of New Orleans and her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in 2011.
Dr. Kingston was born and raised in New Orleans. She attended high school at Mount Carmel Academy, graduating in 2000. Following graduation, she moved to Baton Rouge to study Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University where she graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science. She returned to New Orleans to attend LSU School of Medicine.
Dr. Glasgow is a board-certified pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has been practicing in the New Orleans area for the past 8 years. She grew up in Kenner and graduated from Dominican High School in 2000. She received her bachelor degree in biology from the University of Alabama in 2004 and her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans in 2008. She completed her pediatric residency at LSUHSC at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans in 2011, and spent an extra year there in 2012 as chief resident.
Kendall Connick grew up in Metairie, and graduated from Dominican High School in 2001. She received her bachelor degree from University of New Orleans in Biological Sciences in 2005. After graduating, she went on to teach at Dominican High School for 2 years. She received her bachelor of science in nursing degree at LSUHSC School of Nursing in May 2010, and her masters of science degree in nursing at LSUHSC in May 2015.
Lesley Callaghan Jouandot grew up in River Ridge, and graduated with honors from St. Mary’s Dominican High School in 1997. She attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge followed by LSUHSC School of Nursing. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and chosen Outstanding Graduate of the Class of 2002
Dr. Connick was born in New Orleans and has lived here all his life. He graduated from Brother Martin High School in 2009 and then made his way to the Lakefront where he graduated magna cum laude from UNO in 2012 with a BS in biology. Dr. Connick attended medical school at LSU in New Orleans where he was selected as a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society. After graduating, he completed his residency with LSU at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans, where he was awarded the LSUHSC Aesculapian Society Excellence in Teaching Award. After residency, he was selected to serve as chief resident of LSU pediatrics for the 2021-2022 academic year.