Your Pediatrician in Tampa

At Pediatric Place of Tampa, our skilled team of Tampa pediatricians offers comprehensive medical care for infants, children, and adolescents. Conveniently located in the heart of Tampa, our courteous and knowledgeable staff works hard from first contact to make every visit to our office positive. We offer various services to keep your child healthy including comprehensive Asthma TreatmentADHD Treatment, and more!

We Are Now Certified As A Patient Centered Medical Home

Meet the Doctor

  • Michele Johnson-Towson, MD

    Michele Johnson-Towson, MD, is a warm, caring, and compassionate pediatrician serving children of all ages in and around Tampa, Florida. Through her Pediatric Place practice, Dr. Johnson-Towson is honored to play a role in enhancing the health and wellness of the children and families who turn to her for care. 

    Education has long been a central focus for Dr. Johnson-Towson. she enjoys communicating with the children in a way they understand and can learn.  Dr. Johnson-Towson has also been board certified for over 30 years.

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Hours of Operation

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After Hours Urgent Care Available


8:00 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-6:30 pm


8:00 am-7:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm



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  • Immunizations

    Immunizations have been one of the single greatest advances in preventative medicine and an essential part of well-child care. Our practice follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). For information about these vaccines, the diseases they protect against, ...

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What Our Clients Say About Us

    She is one of the best doctors in Tampa Bay! She saw something that the ER and Urgent Care doctors missed and had my son admitted to the hospital.


    Dr Towson has been our pediatric doctor for 21 years. My daughter still wants to see her when she comes home from college. Thanks Doc for being there all these years!


    I have been taking my son here since we moved to Florida, I only like working with Dr Michele Johnson-Towson she hands down is the best doctor I have found for my son.