Clark Buurma joined Lakeside Pediatrics as the Office Administrator in December 2003. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Finance from the University of South Florida. Mr. Buurma's career as a healthcare administrator began in 1993 with emphasis in geriatric care and facilities management. Mr. Buurma has served on various healthcare committees through Florida Healthcare Association, Lakeland Regional Health, Florida Health Care PAC. Mr. Buurma has been active at the State level in advocating for Primary Care rule and legislation that encompasses and encourages evidenced based medical care. He is an elder at Trinity Presbyterian Church and holds an active license in Real Estate. He is married and has two children. His hobbies include time with his family, reading, old cars, trap shooting, church related activities and real estate investment.