Kitsap Children's Clinic, LLP
Port Orchard

Pediatrician Services in Port Orchard and Silverdale, WA


Serving Port Townsend, Port Angeles, Belfair, Gig Harbor, WA and Surrounding Areas

Kitsap Children's Clinic is dedicated to providing your children with nothing but the best health care. Our experienced doctors are here to ensure your child is fully cared for. Please take a moment to learn a little more about each of our health professionals.
Pediatrics — Pediatrician in Gig Harbor, WA

About Our Providers


Barney Voegtlen, MD

Clinic Location: Silverdale
Attended Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania where he received a B.A. in Chemistry in 1972. He received his M.D. at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine in 1976 and went on to complete his Pediatric Internship and residency at Children's Hospital and Medical Center at the University of Cincinnati in 1979. He has been in private practice in Poulsbo since 1979. He is a board-certified pediatrician and a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is also a member of the North Kitsap School District Health Advisory Board.


Catherine Cogley, MD

Clinic Location: Port Orchard
Attended Baylor University in Waco, Tx where she graduated with a degree in Biology in 1992. She went on to medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and then began her service in the Air Force. After completing her pediatric residency in San Antonio at Wilford Hall Medical Center, she was stationed in Japan, England and Virginia before settling down in Kitsap County. She is board-certified and a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Melody Bronold, MD-Currently closed to new patients

Clinic Location: Silverdale
Attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical sciences. She remained in Ann Arbor and received her MD degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2000. Her pediatric internship and residency were completed at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She was chosen to continue as Chief Resident for an additional year. She comes to us from Tennessee, where she was in Private Practice for three years. Dr. Bronold is a board-certified pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Leslie Brown, ARNP

Clinic Location: Port Orchard
Attended Seattle Pacific University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science. She attended Pacific Lutheran University, received her Master of Science in Nursing in 1998 while on active duty in the US Navy. Her specialty is as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She joined Kitsap Children's Clinic, LLP in 1999 and is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Lisa Ottenbacher, ARNP

Clinic Location: Port Orchard
Graduated with honors from Saint Olaf College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1983. Attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, earning her Masters in Nursing in 1990 with a concentration as a nurse practitioner. Joined the Navy in 1983 and recently retired after 26 years of service. While on active duty with the Navy, deployed for disaster relief for Hurricane Katrina and for humanitarian medical assistance to Central and South America. Dual board certified as a Pediatric and Family Nurse Practitioner.

James Ronan PhD, MN, CPNP-PC, ARNP

Clinic Location: Silverdale
James joins the Kitsap Children’s Clinic team after a distinguished career in the U.S. Air Force where he cared for the primary health care needs of children of military families. He received his Masters in Nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1992 and his PhD from the University of Arizona in 2006. Additionally, he has been board certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Primary Health Care since 1992. James holds an academic appointment as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Victoria, School of Nursing in British Columbia, Canada. James’s role at Kitsap Children’s Clinic is to provide full service care for the Pediatric population. His professional focus is to enhance health promotion and prevention activities for his clients and patients. Although he cares for pediatric populations 0-21 years of age, his special interests include adolescence health, sports medicine, asthma, ADHD management, and mental health services. Outside of professional practice and teaching James enjoys golf, sailing, soccer, cycling, and reading. He has three adult children and currently lives with his wife Lori in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, Canada.

Tiffany Cardinal, MD

Clinic Location: Silverdale
Dr. Tiffany Cardinal joined the Kitsap Children's Clinic in 2018. She attended the University of Michigan for both her undergraduate degree and medical school. She then moved to the pacific northwest to complete her pediatrics residency at Seattle Children’s Hospital. She spent 5 years practicing general pediatrics in Seattle and Kansas City prior to moving to Kitsap County. Her love of children and working with families is what drove her to become pediatrician.

Dr. Cardinal is married with two young girls. She enjoys spending time outdoors and in the kitchen with her family and friends.