Northland Providers

Kathleen Lamb, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Education

Undergraduate: University of Pittsburgh, B.S. in Biology, 1975
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1979
Pediatric Training: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 1982

Hospital Associations

West Penn Hospital, Magee-Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Additional Information

Dr. Lamb is the mother of 4 children.  She and her husband Michael, a physician of Internal Medicine, live in the North Hills area.  She also has grandchildren and enjoys spending time with her family. She likes running, swimming, cooking and trying new recipes. She also enjoys reading, music, playing piano, and attending musical theater and the opera.

Brian Kilpela, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Education

Undergraduate: Duke University – B.S.E. Biomedical Engineering/Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1998
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2002
Pediatric Training: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 2005

Hospital Associations

West Penn Hospital, Magee-Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Additional Information

Dr. Kilpela is the son of Dr. Donald Kilpela, one of the founders of Pediatric Alliance and the Northland Division, and is a long-time resident of the North Hills area.  He and his wife Janel, an elementary school teacher in the Pine-Richland School District, live in the Sewickley area with their daughter and son.  Dr. Kilpela is an avid sports fan of both professional and college teams.  He is the Chairman of the Electronic Medical Records Committee and sits on the Board of Directors and Strategic Management Committee for Pediatric Alliance, P.C.

Mary Pagnotto, M.D., F.A.A.P., I.B.C.L.C. 

Education

Undergraduate: Princeton University, B.S.E. Chemical Engineering, Certificate Engineering Biology, 2000
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2004
Pediatric Training: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 2007

Hospital Associations

West Penn Hospital, Magee-Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Additional Information

Dr. Pagnotto grew up in Bethel Park, PA, and currently lives in Marshall Township. Her husband, Dr. Michael Pagnotto, is an orthopedic surgeon. She has two elementary school-aged children who keep her quite busy at home.

Hilary Garbon, M.D., F.A.A.P., I.B.C.L.C.

Education

Undergraduate: University of Florida – B.S. Microbiology and Cell Science, 2002
Medical School: University of Miami School of Medicine, 2006
Pediatric Training: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, 2009

Specialty

General pediatrics treating newborns through college. Lactation support.

Hospital Associations

West Penn Hospital, Magee-Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Additional Information

Dr. Garbon is originally from South Florida and came to Pittsburgh for residency in 2006. She fell in love with the city and her husband, a Pittsburgh native. She enjoys travelling, cooking, reading and watching football- especially the Steelers and the Florida Gators! She loves being a pediatrician and watching all her patients grow. She has a special interest in concussion education and breastfeeding.

Christopher Dudro, M.D., F.A.A.P. 

Education

Undergraduate: University of Notre Dame-B.S. Pre-Professional Studies, 1996
Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2000
Pediatric Training: University of Virginia Medical Center, 2003

Additional Information

Dr. Dudro lives in the North Hills with his wife and three children. He is a Pittsburgh native, having grown up in Pleasant Hills, PA but spent 15 years out of state for his education and training. He returned home to Pittsburgh, because he believes that there is no better place to raise his children. When not spending time with his family, he enjoys running and golfing.

Christania J. Morganti, M.D., F.A.A.P. 

Education

Undergraduate: University of Nevada
Medical School: University of Nevada School of Medicine
Pediatric Residency: Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh (Chief Resident)

Additional Information

Dr. Morganti is a board-certified physician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She did her undergraduate studies at the University of Nevada, and completed medical school at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. Dr. Morganti went on to complete her pediatric residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh before starting in a large pediatric practice. There, she split her time between office and hospital pediatrics and remained involved in teaching residents in both areas.

As of January 1, 2017, Dr. Morganti is a welcome addition to Pediatric Alliance Northland Division.

AnnMarie D. Sabovik, D.O., F.A.A.P. 

Education

Undergraduate: Allegheny College, BS in Biology, graduated 1996
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduated 2000
Osteopathic Internship: Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, completed June 2001
Residency: Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, completed 2004

Additional Information

Dr. Sabovik is a board-certified physician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She attended Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh. After serving as chief resident there, she joined a pediatric practice, working in both the hospital and outpatient offices. She was involved in teaching medical students and residents.

As of January 1, 2017, Dr. Sabovik is a welcome addition to the team at Pediatric Alliance Northland Division.