Meet Our Team
Originally founded in 1975 by Dr. Asoka Wijetilleke (fondly known as Dr. Wije), Vero Beach Pediatrics is a new beginning of one of Vero Beach’s original and most beloved pediatric practices. A recent addition, Dr. Jessica Cruz joined the practice in February of 2021 as one of Vero Beach’s most beloved nurse practitioners (Nurse Pat) decided to retire. As a Vero Beach native and the new lead physician, Dr. Cruz graduated with her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and medical doctorate from the University of Miami. Dr. Cruz brings over 7 years of success treating patients of all kinds in New York City prior to joining the practice. Our patient care team is comprised a full staff ready, experienced, and overjoyed to welcome you to our new location.
Recently recognized by Press Ganey for outstanding care, our medical practice provides medical care to children from birth to 12 years of age and adolescent care from 13 to 21 years of age.