Appointments: 508-324-6800



Meet Us

Pediatric Associates of Fall River is an independent general pediatric practice that has been serving the Greater Fall River area since 1974. We are a group of eight pediatricians, all who are Board Certified in Pediatrics and members of the American Academy of Pediatrics. In addition, one physician in the group is also Board Certified in Allergy and Immunology for both children and adults. In order to conveniently serve our patients, we have three different locations where our pediatricians provide easily accessible, quality, comprehensive healthcare to infants, children and adolescents at least through the age of 18 or in some cases through your child's years of college.

Our Providers


Robert J. Koterbay  M.D.

Dr. Koterbay is native of Connecticut. He is a graduate of Boston College and St. Louis University of Medicine. Dr. Koterbay completed his internship at St. Louis University Hospital and his residency at N.N.M.C. Bethesda, Maryland in 1972. Dr. Koterbay is a veteran of U.S. Navy where he practiced as a Pediatrician. He is board certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Koterbay is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Massachusetts Medical Society, and the Rhode Island Medical Society. Dr. Koterbay's hospital affiliations include St. Anne's Hospital and Charlton Memorial Hospital. He began his practice at Pediatric Associates in 1974 and founded Portsmouth Pediatrics in 1976 where he still practices. Dr. Koterbay and his family reside in Portsmouth, RI. He is a two time recipient of the Reader's Choice Award for #1 Pediatrician in the Greater Fall River Area. Dr. Koterbay is pleased to accept new patients.


Walter J. Rok  M.D.

Dr. Rok is a native of RI. He is a graduate of Boston College and New York University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the Boston Floating Hospital - Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Rok joined Pediatric Associates of Fall River in 1983 and is currently the president of the practice. He is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. He is also a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, American Medical Association and the Fall River Medical Society of which he was a past president. He is on the staff of Charlton Memorial Hospital and currently the Chief of Neonatology, as well as on the staff of St. Anne's Hospital and Pediatric Medical Director of the St. Anne's IPA. In 2003 Dr. Rok received the Tufts Drisoll Pediatric Teaching Award. Dr. Rok is the District 4 Representative to the Massachusetts Chapter of the AAP, a Bristol South Delegate of the Massachusetts Medical Society and a member of the American College of Physician Executives- ACPE. In 2009, Dr. Rok was recognized by the Bristol South District of Massachusetts as Community Clinician of the Year. Dr. Rok and his family reside nearby in the East Bay area. His wife Pat is a School Nurse in a local high school. He enjoys sailing, skiing, photography, and golf.


James F. Maguire, Jr.,  M.D.

Dr. Maguire is a native of Massachusetts. He is a graduate of Boston College and the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Maguire completed his internship and residency at Boston Floating Hospital - Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston in pediatrics in 1984. He completed a Fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital in Allergy and Immunology in 1986. Dr. Maguire is board certified in Pediatrics as well as Allergy and Immunology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Allergy and Immunology and the Massachusetts Medical Society. He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Maguire joined Pediatric Associates in 1986 where he practices Pediatrics as well as Adult and Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Dr. Maguire is currently the Chief of Pediatrics at St. Anne's Hospital and on staff Charlton Memorial Hospital. Dr. Maguire is pleased to accept new patients at both his Pediatric and Allergy practices.


Jean L. Leimert  M.D.

Dr. Jean grew up in San Diego, CA. She graduated from the University of San Diego and Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency in pediatrics in 1983 from the University of Connecticut Health Center and Hartford Hospital. Dr. Jean is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Massachusetts Medical Society. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Jean joined Pediatric Associates in 1989 and is on the medical staff at St. Anne's Hospital and Charlton Memorial Hospital.


Edward V. Cyburt  M.D.

Dr. Cyburt is a native of Providence, RI. He graduated from Brown University and Brown University School of Medicine. Dr. Cyburt completed his internship and residency in pediatrics at Rhode Island Hospital. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Cyburt joined Pediatric Associates of Fall River in 1992 and is on the medical staff at St. Anne's Hospital and Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River. Dr. Cyburt loves gardening and music and is a passionate Boston Red Sox fan who "still believes! Dr. Cyburt resides with his family in the Cape Cod Area. Dr. Cyburt is pleased to accept new patients.


Staci M. Resnick  M.D.

Dr. Resnick is a native of Cranston, RI. She graduated from Brown University and Brown University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at Boston Floating Hospital - Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Resnick is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Massachusetts Medical Society and the American Medical Association. She is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine. She joined Pediatric Associates in 1998 and is on the medical staff at St. Anne's Hospital and Charlton Memorial Hospital. Dr. Resnick resides in the Greater Fall River Area with her husband and two sons. Dr. Resnick is pleased to accept new patients.


Jessica D. Rome  M.D.

Dr. Rome joined Pediatric Associates in August 2010 and is the newest member of our team of pediatricians. She is a graduate of Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island where she graduated with a degree in English literature. She returned to Georgia, her home state, for her medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia where she was elected to the honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Rome returned to Providence for her internship and residency in pediatrics at Hasbro Children's Hospital which she completed in June 2010. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics. Dr. Rome is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association. She enjoys hiking, cycling, gardening and reading. Dr. Rome is accepting new patients.


Amy  Mauricio  CPNP

Amy attended the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth as an undergraduate and earned her Masters Degree of Science in Nursing from Regis College in Boston. Amy has 8 years of pediatric nursing experience at Hasbro Children's Hospital with 3 years being in the Tomorrow Fund Clinic caring for pediatric oncology patients. Amy also has worked for 7 years as pediatric residential nurse at the Justice Resource Institute in Swansea, Ma. She is a member of the Massachusetts Coalition for Nurse Practitioner and a resident of the Fall River area. In her spare time Amy enjoys hiking, reading and spending time with her family.

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