Meet our providers

Nancy M. Worthington, M.D 

graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1982. She completed her Pediatric internship at Shands Teaching Hospital then returned to Virginia to complete her pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters. She has been in private practice since 1985, and established Worthington Pediatrics in 1990. Dr. Worthington is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Alachua County Medical Society. Dr. Worthington is married and has two children. Read more about Dr. Nancy Worthington here.

Jyoti Budania, M.D. graduated from Swani Man Singh College of Medicine in Rajasthan State, India. She completed her pediatric internship in 1996 and her residency in 1998 at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Budania has been a pediatrician at our office since July 1998 and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Alachua County Medical Society. Jyoti is married and has two children. In her spare time, Dr. Budania is an avid traveler and a talented singer!


Teresa S. Bruney, A.R.N.P received her BA degree in Biochemistry from Jacksonville University and both her Bachelors and Masters degree in Nursing from the University of Florida. Teresa received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Rocky Mountain University in Utah in 2009.  She is certified in pediatrics by the American Nurses’ Association, and teaches classes to nurse practitioner students at the University of Florida. Teresa has practiced pediatrics since 1978 and joined Worthington Pediatrics in 1992. Teresa has two sons.


Emily Pohl, A.R.N.P. received her Masters degree in Nursing from Jacksonville University, and is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a passion for pediatric medicine. She loves the joy that children bring to life and is excited for the opportunity to help care for them as they grow and develop. Emily is originally from the Midwest but now enjoys calling Florida home with her husband and cat. In her spare time she enjoys reading, kayaking, and spending time with her family and friends.