Laura Most, MD

Dr. Most grew up downstate in Davison. She completed her medical education at Wayne State University School of Medicine, followed by her pediatric residency at DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, where she also served as Pediatric Chief Resident. She is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Most became the owner of Petoskey Pediatrics in January 2021.

In her spare time she is on some form of outdoor adventure (usually hiking or XC skiing) or single-handedly doing major renovations at home or in the office.

Dennis McGeath, MD

Dr. McGeath grew up here in Petoskey. He completed his medical education at Wayne State University School of Medicine, followed by his pediatric residency at Spectrum Health-Butterworth in Grand Rapids. He is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. McGeath opened Petoskey Pediatrics in the summer of 1989.

In his spare time he enjoys golfing, cooking dinners with his kids, and being “Papa” to his 5 grandchildren.

Jill Decker, MD

Dr. Decker grew up downstate in Canton. She completed her medical education at Wayne State University School of Medicine , followed by her pediatric residency at the University of Kansas in Wichita. She is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

In her spare time she enjoys outdoor activities with her family including sailing, biking, and skiing.

Barbara Jaquith, DNP, APRN, PNP-BC

Barb grew up downstate in Ann Arbor. She completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Oakland University and Masters/NP degree at Michigan State University. She is nationally certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She serves on the board of directors of the Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners.

In her spare time she enjoys hiking, sailing, XC skiing, reading and researching.