Primary care providers

Photo of Leora Cohen-McKeon, D.O.Leora Cohen-McKeon, D.O.

Position: Staff physician

Joined UHS: 2017

Medical interests:
Primary care and family medicine; addiction medicine; women’s health; transgender health; eating disorders.

Education:
D.O., University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biddeford, Maine; B.A., Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa.; residency with concentration in women’s health, Swedish Family Medicine at Cherry Hill, Seattle, Wash.; ecology and conservation studies, School for International Training, Madagascar

Professional background:
Family physician, Martin’s Point Health Care, Portland, Maine; volunteer medical director, Day One adolescent substance abuse and mental health treatment program, Maine; family physician, Holyoke Health Center, Holyoke, Mass.; senior family assessment worker, Ulster County Healthy Start, Kingston, N.Y.

Memberships and certifications:
Board certified, American Board of Family Medicine; certified buprenorphine prescriber, American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine; certified in colposcopy, American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

Professional affiliations and honors:

Member, American Academy of Family Physicians; member, American Society of Addiction Medicine. Recipient of the Sauter Award for Graduate with Distinction, University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; recipient, National Health Service Corps scholarship

More about me:
I’ve volunteered and worked on organic farms and educational wooden sailboats. I love to cook and bake, and enjoy spending time outdoors with my family.