At Cook Children's, taking care of kids means including the whole family. We take the time to listen to you and your child, answer questions and help you navigate parenthood.
Our Burleson doctors are specialists in the health care of infants, children and adolescents. Our team includes board certified pediatricians that, together with you, will get your kids on the path to leading happy and healthy lives.
"Ms. Ginny" received her nursing degree from the University of Texas System School of Nursing in Fort Worth. She earned a Master of Science in Nursing Administration and a postgraduate degree as a pediatric nurse practitioner from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1994. She is also a soccer referee and enjoys training new referees and gardening in her spare time.
Jadrien (Jade) Prather is our newest nurse practitioner. She has been with us since November, 2018, but completed clinicals here in the summer under Dr. Vert. Jade is a Family Nurse Practitioner and received her degree from the University of Texas in Arlington. She has been a nurse for 14 years with a background in trauma nursing at THR Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital. During that time, she also served as a school nurse for six years in Arlington ISD. It was during this time of seeing and treating students and staff, that she believed becoming a nurse practitioner was for her. Jade has lived in the DFW area for most of her life but decided to settle in Burleson in 2008. She is married and has 1 child and 4 stepchildren. Outside of working, Jade is an active Boy Scout Committee Leader, and loves spending time with her family and friends.