Angela Shannon, MD is a board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist who has been in practice for over 12 years. A native of Smithville, MS, she graduated valedictorian of her high school class and went on to graduate cum laude from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS. She trained at University of MS Medical Center in Jackson, MS during her pediatric residency and at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH for her pediatric gastroenterology fellowship. She has primarily practiced in the Jackson, Madison, and Flowood areas but also started a travel clinic in Tupelo in 2015.
In January 2021, Dr. Shannon founded her own pediatric GI clinic- Happy Tummies- in Flowood, MS. She has received numerous awards for her work, including Outstanding Pediatric Resident, the Fellow Award in Research, Doctor of Distinction, and she was also honored as a Healthcare Hero in 2019. Dr. Shannon lives in Madison, MS where she is married to an amazing husband and has three fun and wonderful children. She attends Greater Pearlie Grove MB Church where she is a member of both the nursery and healthcare ministry teams. In her free time, Dr. Shannon enjoys traveling with her family, reading a good book, playing the piano, and date nights with her husband.
At Happy Tummies Pediatric GI Clinic, patients from infants to young adults will receive comprehensive evaluation and management of their gastrointestinal problems. Contact us to schedule your appointment today
Latonya Mclin is the medical assistant at Happy Tummies Pediatric GI Clinic. Her calm and pleasant demeanor is welcoming as she obtains vital signs, then rooms patients as they arrive for their appointments. Latonya draws blood on patients who need labwork done and handles patient phone calls when there is a medical question or issue. Latonya also helps with the organization of clinical paperwork/documents and will schedule patient appointments and procedures. Latonya resides in Florence, MS with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys movie night with her family, worship, outdoor fun with family and friends, and traveling.
Calandra Brown is the administrative assistant at Happy Tummies Pediatric GI Clinic. She is likely the first friendly face you see as she checks in patients for their appointments. She also schedules patient appointments, fielding phone calls from parents and families as well as clinics and hospitals. Calandra maintains the organization of all clinical paperwork/documents and routes patient messages to the appropriate place. Calandra resides in Madison, MS with her husband and three children. She is an avid sports fan and strong supporter of the Madison Central football team and the JSU tigers.