Lauren Youmans, CPNP-AC/PC Nurse Practitioner


Lauren Youmans, CPNP-AC/PC

Lauren did her undergraduate studies at UGA and then graduated with her nursing degree from Medical College of Georgia in Athens. She began her nursing career at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta where she worked for six years specializing in hematology and oncology. She graduated as a pediatric nurse practitioner specializing in both primary care and acute care from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Prior to joining Northside Cherokee Pediatrics, Lauren practiced at Healthy Steps Pediatrics in Marietta. She loves caring for children and getting to see them grow and thrive!

When not caring for patients, Lauren loves to travel, spend time with her husband and young daughter, train for triathlons, and is involved with her local church.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Nursing, Medical College of Georgia
  • Master’s Degree, Pediatric Primary and Acute Care Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham

Certifications & Memberships

  • Board Certified, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PCNB)
  • Member, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Clinical Interests

  • Infant care
  • Education
  • Asthma
  • Allergies
  • Eczema
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle
Lauren Youmans, CPNP-AC/PC
Lauren did her undergraduate studies at UGA and then graduated with her nursing degree from Medical College of Georgia in Athens. She began her nursing career at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta where she worked for six years specializing in hematology and oncology. She graduated as a pediatric nurse practitioner specializing in both primary care and acute care from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Prior to joining Northside Cherokee Pediatrics, Lauren practiced at Healthy Steps Pediatrics in Marietta. She loves caring for children and getting to see them grow and thrive!

When not caring for patients, Lauren loves to travel, spend time with her husband and young daughter, train for triathlons, and is involved with her local church.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Nursing, Medical College of Georgia
  • Master’s Degree, Pediatric Primary and Acute Care Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham

Certifications & Memberships

  • Board Certified, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PCNB)
  • Member, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Clinical Interests

  • Infant care
  • Education
  • Asthma
  • Allergies
  • Eczema
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle