Colleen L. McLeod, MD, FAAP is a board-certified pediatrician with Orlando Health Physician Associates. She specializes in providing comprehensive care – from the assessment of childhood development to the treatment of common and complex illnesses – for newborns, children, and adolescents.
Dr. McLeod earned her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Portsmouth, Dominica and also studied medicine at Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, DC. She completed her pediatric residency at Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. After completion of residency, she served as co-chief resident of the pediatric residency program.
Both during and after residency, Dr. McLeod remained committed to studying community pediatrics, child advocacy, and public health. She was selected as a visiting scholar through the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative and worked in Malawi with the Pediatric AIDS Corps. Additionally, she worked on a pediatric mobile medical van in Washington, DC through Georgetown University Hospital and in various health centers in Florida, serving as a member of The National Health Service Corps.
Dr. McLeod is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. In her spare time she enjoys spending quality time with her family, being outdoors, listening to live music, traveling, exploring national parks, camping, long-distance running and water sports.