Meet the Staff
Welcome to Reis Pediatrics. Our providers and staff work as a team to provide the highest quality, evidence based medical care for you and your child. We strive to provide your child with this care in an environment that is nurturing, supportive and empowering. Please let us know how we can best work with you to help your child grow and flourish!
Brit Reis, MD, a board certified pediatrician, holds a medical degree from Cornell University Medical College , and completed her residency training and chief residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland in 1997. Dr. Reis holds a Clinical Faculty position at JABSOM medical school, is Clinical Instructor at the University of Hawaii School of Nursing and Hawaii Pacific University and is a Fellow with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) . She has been voted Top Doctor in Honolu for the past 5 years.
Dr. Reis has been in private practice in Kailua since 2002. She resides in Kailua with her husband, Jon. They enjoyed raising their son and daughter in Windward Oahu. Brit enjoys swimming, running, surfing, yoga and being with her family.
Robin Lynch, MD, a board certified pediatrician, holds a medical degree from the University of California Davis School of Medicine where she was elected into Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Honor Societies. She then completed the University of California Irvine/ Children’s Hospital Orange County Pediatric Residency Program. She also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of California Los Angeles.
Dr. Lynch joined Reis Pediatrics in 2015. When not caring for children, she enjoys running, hiking, yoga, soccer, cooking, reading, and most of all, spending time with her husband, Chris and her young daughter.
Jeanette Leitner, a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP, APRN) with a Master degree in nursing from the University of Hawaii, joined Reis Pediatrics in 2010. Previous to joining the medical team at Reis Pediatrics she spent 14 years as a registered nurse, NRP and PALS provider. Her experience includes working at University of California, San Francisco; University of California, Davis; Kapiolani Medical Center, and Castle Home Care, including pediatric care, trauma, general inpatient pediatric post-op recovery, neonatal care, and pediatric respite.
Jeanette and her husband, Scott, have lived in Kailua since 2000. They have two teenagers Zac and Natalie. Jeanette especially enjoys family time, attending their soccer games, practicing yoga, and outdoor activities like jogging and paddling.
Veronica Damasco, MD, a board certified pediatrician, holds a medical degree from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and completed her pediatric residency training at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (SAUSHEC) in San Antonio, TX. Dr. Damasco holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Upon graduating from medical school, Dr. Damasco served as an Active Duty Army pediatrician for 14 years, spending time both overseas and stateside taking care of Active Duty and Retiree children and dependents, before settling down with her family in Oahu.
Dr. Damasco resides in Kailua with her husband, Leo, and their two children, Samantha and Christian. She enjoys spending time with her family, running, hiking, paddle boarding, and splashing around the ocean with her kids.
Mariah Littlejohn, a physician assistant, graduated with a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Radford University Carilion in 2021. She obtained her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is originally from Shelby, NC. Previous to joining Reis Pediatrics, she worked as a pediatric provider in Fayetteville, NC. When not at work, Mariah enjoys spending time with family, dancing, and exercising. Her husband, Donte, is in the US Navy and is stationed in Honolulu. They are looking forward to new adventures and trying new foods as they start their new lives here in Hawaii!
Paulina Buraczynski, MD is a board certified pediatrician, who graduated from St Georges University and completed residency at State University of New York in Brooklyn, New York. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science from Syracuse University. After moving from NYC she moved to Hawai’i and worked a few years in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Kapi'olani Center for Women and Children. She then moved to Los Angeles, California for 2 years and worked at Beverly Hills Pediatrics in Beverly Hills, California. She realized how much she missed Hawai’i and how it would be the perfect place to raise her family, and moved back to Hawai’i in 2020 and has been working at Reis Pediatrics since 2021.
Dr Buraczynski lives in 'Aikahi with her husband and 2 young girls ( 3rd one on the way!). She enjoys traveling around the world, remodeling her home with DIY projects, and being in the water/beach.