Sandy Williamson is the office manager for Pediatric Associates of Durango. She has 24 years of medical experience. She works alongside Dr. Pakhi to ensure that the medical office is running smoothly and proficiently. As a team, we are especially interested in making all of our patients and their families feel right at home. Feel free to contact her with any issue, questions or concerns.

Lauren Dorzok runs the front desk for Pediatric Associates of Durango. Typically, she will be the friendly voice at the other end of the telephone line waiting to help you. She graduated from Fort Lewis College with degrees in Political Science and Sociology. Her medical experience comes from running the residential program for a local nonprofit who supports individuals with developmental disabilities. She loves working with children and getting to know all the wonderful families in Dr. Pakhi’s practice.

Amanda Lariz is the medical assistant for Pediatric Associates of Durango. She has twelve years of experience in the medical field. She works alongside the nurses as well as front desk. Working in both positions has helped her to grow in her role at Pediatric Associates.

Becky Oswald is an LPN, educated in Calgary, Canada. She has been a nurse for five years and was trained in pediatrics at Alberta Children’s Hospital. She has enjoyed the transition to primary care at Pediatric Associates; learning new things every day and promoting holistic health here in Durango.

Melony Jensen has been an LPN for three years. She has enjoyed the past two years working for Pediatric Associates of Durango. When not in the office she enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.