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Petoskey Child Health Associates

About this Location

Welcome to Petoskey Child Health Associates, operated by Alcona Health Center! Our Patient Centered Medical Home model of care means that we are your partner in your child’s healthcare. Our team of professionals will work with you to establish and manage health goals and assist you in achieving your child’s best possible health! We strive to provide quality healthcare and excellent customer service. If you have questions or concerns, or just want to share how great your patient experience was please don’t hesitate to contact the office manager for this location at (231) 487-2250.​

Special appointment times for higher risk patients – 

As part of our COVID-19 response plan, we have set aside special appointment times for the elderly or those with certain medical conditions that may make them higher risk for getting complications if they get COVID-19 or another virus.  Please let the receptionist or scheduler know if you have: Asthma, Chronic Kidney Disease with Dialysis, Diabetes, a serious heart condition, a blood disorder or if you are immunocompromised or over 65 years old.


Jennifer Attie, FNP-C

Jennifer Attie, FNP-C is a Family Nurse Practitioner who is specializing in Pediatrics. She earned her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from Saginaw Valley State University before going on to achieve a Master's of Science in Nursing from Michigan State University. Jennifer Attie, FNP-C is welcoming new patients at Petoskey Child Health Associates.

Claudio Duarte, MD

Claudio Duarte, MD is a Pediatrician. He practices both at our Cheboygan Campus and Petoskey Child Health Associates. Dr. Duarte earned his medical degree from Fucultad de Medicina - Uraguay in 1999.
(This provider also speaks Spanish.)

Luke Gray, PAC

Luke Gray, PA-C is a Physician Assistant who is welcoming new patients at our Harbor Springs location. Mr. Gray earned his Master's of Science from Central Michigan University. He practices family medicine but also has a special interest in Dermatology. His professional memberships include the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Lauren Meisel, MD

Lauren Meisel, MD graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in 2007. She is a Pediatrician, specializing in new born care and adolescent medicine. Dr. Meisel is affiliated with Alpha Omega Alpha and a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
(This provider also speaks Spanish.)

Services Provided

  • TELEHEALTH VISITS ARE AVAILABLE! Now you can see your medical provider using your smart phone, tablet or computer.
  • Medical
  • Care Management Services
  • Lab Services
  • Translation/Interpretive Services (for Blind, Deaf and/or Foreign Language Speaking) are Provided if Needed while Accessing Our Services. Please Contact Us in Advance.

Learn more about our services

Hours & Contact Info


(231) 487-2250
(866) 542-7944 (After Hours)


(231) 412-6360

Hours of Operation

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tue: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thu: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Walk-In Hours

No walk in hours at this location. Same day appointments are available.

After Hours

For more information on accessing care while we are closed click here – After Hours Care

Recognized NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home Badge

Recognized NCQA

Patient Centered Medical Home

For more information on our Patient Centered Medical Home approach to care, click here –About

FTCA Statement

Alcona Health Center is a Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Deemed Facility. This health center receives Health and Human Services (HHS) funding and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health related claims, including medical/dental/behavioral health malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.