Ayanna Rolette


Dr. Ayanna Rolette is a Board Certified Pediatrician and partner physician with Lakeside Pediatrics since 1995. She did her undergraduate work at Tufts University in the Boston area, went to medical school at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and did her pediatrics residency at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida.

Dr. Rolette is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is married and the mother of 3 boys and tries to use her real world experience in advice with patients. Her special interests include the care of problems such as asthma and chronic constipation.

She is a former Chairperson of the Pediatrics Department at Lakeland Regional Health, and has also served there as President/Chief of the Medical Staff, being the first woman to hold that position. She previously held a position on the Lakeland Regional Health Hospital Board for 9 years. She is committed to excellence and quality care of the children of this community.

Dr. Rolette in her leisure time enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and listening to audiobooks.