Carlisle Pediatric Associates
Specializing in the care of infants, children and adolescents.

About Us

Carlisle Pediatric Associates has achieved the highest level of quality recognition for a Patient Centered Medical Home Level 3! (Awarded by the National Committee for Quality Assurance)

The PCMH concept is a model of health care that strengthens the physician-patient relationship by replacing episodic care with coordinated care and a long-term health-care relationship. Each patient has an ongoing relationship with a personal physician who leads a team at a single location that takes collective responsibility for patient care, providing for the patient’s health care needs and arranging for appropriate care with other qualified clinicians. You will choose a primary physician, who will be your child's caregiver whenever they are available in the office. The medical home is intended to result in more personalized, coordinated, effective and efficient care by providing patients and families access to evidence-based care and self-management support.

PCMH works by delivering primary care that is oriented towards the whole person. This can be achieved by partnering with patients and families through an understanding of and respect for culture, unique needs, preferences, and values.

The PCMH coordinates patient care across all elements of the health care system, such as specialty care, hospitals, home health care, and community services, with an emphasis on efficient care transitions. Accordingly, it is very important that you take the time to fill out your family history and patient information sheets as completely and accurately as possible. One innovation that will make this easier is by accessing your patient medical history form on this web site, which allows you time to fill it out at home when it is more convenient for you. You can also send us a message with any changes and/or additions to your information via our new Patient Portal.


BEST WISHES to Dr. Qingru Wang, as she moves to California to join her husband and begins a new practice. We will miss you!


Dr. Stephen Krebs retired from Carlisle Pediatric Associates January 1, 2017 after 40 years of being a Carlisle pediatrician. Dr. Krebs told us “I have been blessed with wonderful partners who have always prioritized the best interest of children in our practice. I am deeply grateful for the patients I have met and treated, the children I have seen grow, grow up and now become the adults impacting our community, and the parents who have had confidence in me over the years of my practice. Thank you so very much.”

Dr. Krebs joined Carlisle Pediatric Center in 1976 and later founded Carlisle Pediatric Associates along with Dr. Lynn Hoffman
Dr. J. Lynn Hoffman was born and raised in Lancaster County, PA. After graduating from Messiah College and Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his pediatric residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. He is board certified in Pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He lives in Carlisle with his wife and is an avid baseball fan.

Dr. Holly Hoffman is a graduate of the University of South Florida College of Medicine and did her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH. She is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is also a Consecrated Diaconal Minister for the ELCA,under call by St. Paul Lutheran Church in Carlisle and has begun a number of health-related ministries in that capacity. She has 2 grown children who live in Enola and Pittsburgh. She lives in Carlisle with her cats and chickens.

Dr. Eliseo Rosario, Jr. was born, raised and trained in New York City. After completing studies at Fordham University at Lincoln Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, he did a pediatric residency at Beth Israel Medical Center. After residency, Dr. Rosario was commissioned in the Indian Health Service and spent five years in Montana and Oklahoma before joining Carlisle Pediatric Associates. He is board eligible in pediatrics and lives in Carlisle. He enjoys working out at the gym and going to ballgames.

Dr. Deborah Raubenstine graduated from Roberts Wesleyan College and the College of Medicine of the Pennsylvania State University at Hershey. Her pediatric training was at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Raubenstine was born and raised in Hanover, PA. She is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She lives in Carlisle and loves to go hiking through the various National Parks.

Dr. Elena Man grew up in Bethlehem, PA. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Medical School and completed her residency at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Man is also on faculty with The REACH Institute teaching primary care providers research based, effective treatment for common mental health care conditions including ADHD, Anxiety, and Depression. In addition to general pediatrics, she enjoys teaching patients techniques to help them address concerns including anxiety, habits, tics, insomnia and bedwetting. Dr. Man lives in Mechanicsburg with her husband; having loved raising two kids, they are now enjoying an empty nest.

Dr. Stephanie Waters grew up in the Harrisburg area. After graduating from Temple University she received her medical degree from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia. After completing her residency at Palmetto Richland Children’s Hospital she remained in South Carolina and began practicing at Orangeburg Family Health Center. Dr. Waters is glad to be back in this area and enjoys spending times with her husband and three children.

Dr. Teresa Frank received her B.S. degree from Ohio Northern University. After receiving her M.D. from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, she completed a pediatric internship and residency at Madigan Army Medical Center at Fort Lewis, Washington. She then practiced primary care pediatrics in Texas, Connecticut, and Minnesota for fifteen years before relocating to this area.

Dianna Rudy, PA-C grew up near State College and now resides in Mechanicsburg. After graduating with a bachelor and masters degree in Communication Disorders from the Pennsylvania State University, she worked for several years as a clinical Audiologist. Her Physician Assistant degree was obtained from King’s College. She is certified by the NCCPA and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
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