The pediatric services at Southwest Care Center at the Solana Center have incorporated Dr. Laurence Shandler’s practice Santa Fe Pediatric Associates and added Terri Selvage CFNP to provide a full range of services for infants, children, adolescents and young adults. In addition to Dr. Shandler’s over four decades of practice, Terri brings many years of working with adolescents and young adults.


For more information and appointments please call 505-988-8869 and ask for pediatrics.


Laurence Shandler

Dr. Laurence Shandler, MD FAAP

Dr. Shandler is currently an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the UNM School of Medicine. He has served on many pediatric committees and task forces on the local, state and national level. His focus is advocating for children and their families both in the clinic and in the community.

Education: MD Albany Medical College, Albany NY

Pediatric Residency: Boston City Hospital, Boston, Mass


Dr. Janet Kirk, DO

Dr. Kirk, Doctor of Osteopathy, specializes in Pediatrics.She is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Pediatricians and a Fellow of American College of Osteopathic Pediatrics.

Education: Oklahoma State University - Center for Health Sciences College 


Terri Selvage

Terri Selvage, CNP

Terri Selvage, CFNP is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a post master’s certificate in pediatrics. She has practiced in community health centers and college health services. She has a special interest and experience with adolescents and young adults.

(L to R): Theresa Owens, LPN. Debra Wagner, Medical Assistant. Dr. Laurence Shandler, Physician. Dr. Janet Kirk, Physician.

Terri Selvage, Family Nurse Practitioner.