L. Wooldridge, M.D. is a native of
Louisville. She doesn't remember actually deciding to be a doctor,
but after reading "M*A*S*H" in the seventh grade, the rest is
history. Following graduation from Pleasure Ridge Park High School,
she completed her undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of
Dr. Joni was first affiliated with this
practice when she did a rotation with Dr.'s Stoutt, Wright, and Howard as
a junior medical student in 1984. She thought Dr. Stoutt was just
kidding when he told her that she would be his associate one day, but
apparently not, because following her graduation from her pediatric
residency in 1988, he hired her.
|Many of you know that she and Dr. Thompson played together in a
rock band, formerly known as rockdox. Dr. Joni
keyboard and rhythm guitar, and could shake a mean tambourine! Other
interests include travel and needlework, and she is an avid book reader.
Her special medical interests in medicine are
allergies and asthma. She was board certified in pediatrics in 1989,
and recertified in 1996. She is also a member of the American
Academy of Pediatrics, a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics,
the Kentucky Pediatric Society, and Phi Chi Medical Fraternity.