Welcome

Welcome to Seashore Pediatrics, where children come first, and where our pediatricians and patients work together to provide exceptional medical care for kids in the area. We pride ourselves on providing compassionate, comprehensive services to children from birth through adolescence, and we’re glad you’ve chosen us as your child’s medical home.

Please take a few moments to read through our website to get a better feel for Seashore Pediatrics’ capabilities and services. Our website provides you with the important background about our pediatricians, office hours, financing policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office in the area and other useful information.

We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible for your family. We want you to feel confident that when you choose Seashore Pediatrics as your child’s primary physician, you’re working with professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring. We do this by equipping you with the support and resources you need to make the most educated decisions about your child’s health.

We want to thank you for choosing Seashore Pediatrics for your child’s medical care and welcome you to our practice. We can assure you that you’ll feel confident in our ability to meet and exceed all of your expectations. Please call our Longs, Loris, Shallotte, or Southport offices if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment.


Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Donald N. N. Ludlow, Jr., MD, FAAP

    Founder of Seashore Pediatrics

    Board Certified: American Board of Pediatrics

    Medical School: Hahnemann University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

    Residency: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

    Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (Pediatric Pulmonary Disease)

  • Rondall Young, MD

    Board Certified: American Board of Pediatrics

    Medical School: University of Paris VI, Paris, France

    Residency: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, New York, NY.

  • Tatiana Filajdic, DNP

    Board Certified: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 

    Doctor of Nursing Practice, Emphasis- Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Missouri, St. Louis

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing: University of Missouri, St. Louis

  • Jennifer Roberts, FNP-BC

    I'm a Sumter, South Carolina native with a passion for pediatrics. I love connecting with my patients and their families to ensure optimal viability of family security. I have a special interest in ADHD management and childhood development. When I'm not serving my community I enjoy spending my time traveling, spending time with my dog, and relaxing on the beach. 

    Bachelor of Nursing: Capella University

    Masters of Science in Nursing: Carson Newman University

    Board Certification ANCC: Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Erica Nethercutt, FNP-BC

    I began my career in healthcare as a certified nursing assistant with 4 years of experience ranging from geriatric to neonatal/pediatric care. I am a former neonatal registered nurse with 4+ years of experience at various inpatient settings from a Level I to Level III neonatal intensive care unit across southeastern North Carolina. I have a strong passion for lactation services, holistic care, and psychiatric/behavioral management. Throughout clinical experiences, I worked closely with Pediatricians in Columbus, New Hanover, and Brunswick County. I look forward to continuing to serve pediatric patients among the population of Shallotte, NC and surrounding areas.

    Bachelor of nursing: UNCP
    Doctor of nursing practice: UNCW

    Board Certification ANCC. Family Nurse Practitioner. 

  • Decoya Blue, DNP, CPNP-PC

    Board Certified: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

    Doctor of Nursing Practice: Augusta University

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing: The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

  • Leigh Kressler, CRNP

    PA born and raised, I am happy to have recently relocated to SC to continue my passion working in pediatrics. I look forward to providing your child and family with education, support and guidance for optimal wellness, growth and development, illness and/or injury care from birth through adolescence. 

    Bachelor of Nursing: Temple University

    Masters of Science in Nursing: DeSales University

    Board Certification AANP: Family Nurse Practitioner

Our Locations

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Loris, SC

Monday - Wednesday, Friday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday:

Closed

Longs, SC

Monday - Wednesday, Friday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday:

Closed

Shallotte, NC

Monday - Wednesday, Friday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday:

Closed

Southport, NC

Monday - Wednesday, Friday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday:

Closed