Meet Our Providers & Staff

Trust your child’s health to a team that specializes in pediatric medicine. As longtime pediatric providers, we believe in the prevention of disease and the promotion of healthy lifestyles for all children.

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J. Alan Frierson, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Dr. Frierson graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1976 and completed his Pediatric Residency at University of Arizona, Tucson in 1979. After first practicing in Longview, Washington, he then established his current pediatric practice in Medford in 1983. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the American Medical Association.

As a Board Certified Pediatrician by American Board of Pediatrics, he enjoys all aspects of infant, child and adolescent health care. Dr. Frierson’s range of skills includes caring for children with behavioral problems, including Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD).

Dr. Frierson grew up in Texas. He currently resides in Medford with his wife. He has two grown sons. He enjoys running, hiking, skiing, traveling, and learning new languages. He speaks Spanish and Italian.

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Heather D. Strickland, M.D.

Dr. Strickland graduated from the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine in 1989. She completed her pediatric internship and residency in 1992 at the University of Utah and Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. She moved to Medford to begin her pediatric practice in 1992. She joined our practice in January 2010. Dr. Strickland enjoys all aspects of pediatric care.

Dr. Strickland grew up in Fort Jones, California. She currently resides in Medford with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys gardening, cooking, canning, fishing, horseback riding, and spending time with her family.

OUR DEDICATED STAFF is honored to have the opportunity to serve our patients and their families and dedicated to making your experience as convenient and comfortable as possible. Our highly skilled Medical Assistants are available by telephone in times of need with prompt responses to your concerns.

Our Patient Services Representatives strive to exceed your expectations for comfort and scheduling convenience.

We strive to effectively meet the needs of children during times of health and illness.