Palmetto Pediatrics Northeast

Palmetto Pediatrics Northeast Columbia Office

Our Services:

  • Same-day sick visits based on availability
  • Sick appointments on Saturday and Sunday mornings (at our Palmetto Pediatric Downtown location)
  • Board-Certified Pediatric Physicians
  • Care Coordinators for children with special needs
  • Pediatric trained Nurses, LPNs and MAs
  • 24/7 nurse triage with no additional cost to established patients
  • On-site rapid labs including rapid COVID tests
  • Breast feeding support (at our Palmetto Pediatric Blythewood and Irmo locations)

Meet our Team of Specialists

Dr. Kiersten Lofton Dr. Kiersten Lofton

MD, FAAP

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Dr. Kiersten Lofton

Dr. Kiersten Lofton

MD, FAAP

Kiersten Lofton is originally from Charleston, SC. She studied chemical engineering at Clemson University and graduated from the Medical University of SC. She completed her pediatric residency at Palmetto Health Children's Hospital and practiced at Five Points Pediatrics until joining Palmetto Pediatrics in March of 2014. She is board certified by the ABP and a fellow of the AAP. She serves on the Board of Carolina Sunshine Wishing Well for Children, a nonprofit organization that grants wishes to SC children with life threatening illnesses or injuries. She and her husband Trey have four children, twins Sadie and Alex, Charlotte and Parker.

Dr. Brittany Page Dr. Brittany Page

MD, FAAP

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Dr. Brittany Page

Dr. Brittany Page

MD, FAAP

Dr. Page is originally from Dillon, SC. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina and medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital, where she was chief resident in the final year. She joined Palmetto Pediatrics in 2019, and is board certified by the ABP and a fellow of the AAP. She is married to her husband Kirk and they have 2 sons, Mack and Elliott. She enjoys cheering on the Gamecocks, practicing piano, and playing with their Boykin spaniel.

Dr. Kelsey Snedecor Dr. Kelsey Snedecor

MD, FAAP

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Dr. Kelsey Snedecor

Dr. Kelsey Snedecor

MD, FAAP

Dr. Kelsey Snedecor was born and raised in Irmo, SC. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina and her medical degree from USC School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in pediatrics at Prisma Health Children’s Hospital in the Midlands. Dr. Kelsey is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her fiancé, Marc, is an emergency medicine physician and a dog dad to their Labrador, Lilly. In her free time, she enjoys a good book, being outdoors, visiting the beach, and exploring new restaurants. Her favorite part of pediatrics is helping both children and their families navigate their health and wellness!

Dr. Jennifer Soroos Dr. Jennifer Soroos

MD, FAAP

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Dr. Jennifer Soroos

Dr. Jennifer Soroos

MD, FAAP

Dr. Soroos is a native of Madison , Wisconsin. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2000. She completed her pediatric residency at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, MO in 2003. Dr. Soroos has been practicing Pediatrics in Columbia since completion of residency and joined Palmetto Pediatrics & Adolescent Clinic in 2007. She is board certified with the American Academy of Pediatrics and a fellow of the AAP. Dr. Soroos is married to Dr. Jason Stacy, a sports medicine physician for the USC Gamecocks. They have one son, Jack and one daughter, Juliana. Dr. Soroos enjoys spending time with her family, baking, traveling and Gamecock and Packer football.

Dr. Radiance Vafai Dr. Radiance Vafai

MD, FAAP

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Dr. Radiance Vafai

Dr. Radiance Vafai

MD, FAAP

Dr. Radiance Vafai is a native of northern Vermont. She attended the University of North Carolina-Asheville for her undergraduate studies followed by the University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill, graduating in 2001. She completed her residency in pediatrics in 2004 at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, S.C. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Vafai has a working proficiency in Spanish and has spent time in different countries of Latin America. After residency, she practiced pediatrics in Lexington and Columbia until she, her husband, and sons moved overseas for a decade, returning home to Columbia in 2023. She loves the diversity of pediatrics, from newborns to young adults, and feels it is a privilege to help families navigate the many challenges of raising children at this time.

Margaret Croffie-Kelson Margaret Croffie-Kelson

FNP-C

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Margaret Croffie-Kelson

Margaret Croffie-Kelson

FNP-C

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