Meet The Team
Dr. Tracey St. Julian
Dr. Tracey St. Julian is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist. She has been practicing in the Atlanta area since January 2005. Dr. St. Julian is also a certified robotic surgeon, specializing in the treatment of uterine fibroids and abnormal uterine bleeding. Her undergraduate training was performed at Prairie View A&M University for which she received a B.S. in biology with a minor in chemistry. After graduation from college, she worked as a laboratory technician at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. St. Julian attended her first year of medical school in 1992 at the University of Texas Medical Branch and was also commissioned into to the U.S. Army the same year. She received her doctorate of medicine in 1996 and began a four year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the National Capital Uniformed Services at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD. Dr. St. Julian was assigned to Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg after completion of her residency in 2000.
She is the wife of Jah’Shawn St. Julian. They have two beautiful daughters named Elan and Bree. Dr. St. Julian is the only child of James and Linda Fisher. Dr. St Julian has a special interest in young women’s health. She prides herself on offering personalized care to her patients. Dr. St Julian is proud to have served in the US Army.
Dr. Dawn Jones
Dawn Janelle Jones MD is a native of Miami, Florida who received her undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania graduating in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree (Magna Cum Laude). Dawn went on to the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago where she was granted her Doctor of Medicine degree in 2009. Next, she completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee. In 2013 she moved to the Greater Atlanta area to join Premier Women’s Obgyn. Dr. Jones is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. One of her core beliefs is that every woman should be provided the highest quality of care regardless of circumstance or socioeconomic background and she is so pleased to be serving the Riverdale and surrounding communities. Dr. Jones is committed to providing the highest level of patient-centered, comprehensive, and individualized care. She enjoys communicating in Spanish and her proficiency is a result of her Miami roots, academic course work, and her continued online self-study. When Dr. Jones is not focused on her patients’ care, she enjoys Zumba, listening to music and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Jeshenna J. Watkins
Dr. Jeshenna J. Watkins is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, wife, and mother. Raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Watkins is a graduate of Rhodes College and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
She completed her internship and residency at the University of Tennessee, Memphis, and served as the administrative chief resident during her senior year of training. As a physician, Dr. Watkins, practices patient centered care, with emphasis on providing high quality service implementing evidence-based medicine.
As a humanitarian, she serves as advocate for health and education equality, with a focus on minority empowerment and teen pregnancy reduction. Along with a focus on excellence in health care, Dr. Watkins has worked with many non-profits as a board member and advocate, including the Urban League Young Professionals-Memphis chapter, where she subsequently met her husband-Jonathan Watkins. The two married in 2014 and have one daughter-Jenna Watkins.
Anna Pestine, MSN, CNM has provided midwifery services in Colorado, North Carolina, and now Georgia, in both birth centers and hospitals. She completed her nursing and midwifery training at Emory University, during which time she worked as a labor, postpartum, and home visit nurse at the Atlanta Birth Center. Anna also holds a bachelor’s degree in women and gender studies from Webster University in St. Louis. She has experience in a variety of settings and is here as your partner in care to support you in any way you choose to give birth.
Born and raised in the Chicago area, Anna has volunteered her time as a birth doula across four hospitals in the city. In this role, she provided emotional and physical support for people in labor. She continues to use these techniques in her midwifery practice, and highly encourages the use of doulas throughout the perinatal period. She has also volunteered as a childbirth educator for incarcerated women in Atlanta.
Anna’s clinical interests include perinatal mood disorders, loss support, and queer health. Her practice is guided by faith in physiologic birth, body positivity, trauma-informed care, and family-centered care. She enjoys learning about various modalities, including Ayurveda, acupuncture, herbalism, healing touch, meditation, and hypnosis. She values education and will compassionately meet you wherever you are in your health journey.
When her midwife clogs are off, Anna enjoys fresh air, playing piano, and learning languages. She frequently travels to visit loved ones across the country.
Ariana Thompson, M.S.N.,W.H.N.P. Is a native Georgian, growing up in the Riverdale /Atlanta area. Ariana completed her undergraduate studies at Clayton State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Nursing. Ariana furthered her nursing studies at the University of South Alabama with a Masters degree in Women’s Health. The majority of her career focus involved women’s specialty beginning as a labor and delivery nurse. Ariana has special interests that include all aspects of obstetrics, and contraceptive counseling as well as educating and promoting healthy lifestyle choices.
Ariana recognized her passion for nursing and women’s health during her early growing years. Ariana is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Ariana enjoys decorating, arts & crafts, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
The hospital we utilize for deliveries and surgeries is Southern Regional Medical Center (Prime Healthcare).
We are one of the only practices in the area that is contracted with Tricare Insurance, as well Blue Cross Blue Shield Prime, this particular one belongs to the employees of southern regional hospital.