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Leigh Kerns, MD

Specializes in:
Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, CWRU School of Medicine

(216)844-7700

Gender: Female

Office Locations

UH Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
(216)844-7700
Department of Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology
11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
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Pediatric Specialties
(216)844-7700
5850 Landerbrook Dr
UH Landerbrook Health Center, Ste 220
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
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Rainbow Specialties Center
(216)844-7700
960 Clague Rd
UH Westlake Health Center, Bldg A, Ste 1600
Westlake, OH 44145
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Expertise

Drug Allergy Testing, Immune Deficiencies, Allergic Rhinitis (hayfever), Drug Desensitization, Food and Insect Allergies, Allergy and Immunology, Asthma, Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema), Food Hypersensitivity/Food Challenges

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

Education & Training

Undergraduate:
1999, University of Notre Dame

Medical / Professional School(s):
2003, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Residency:
2006, Pediatrics - Children's Memorial Hospital

Fellowship:
2008, Pediatric Allergy/Immunology - Children's Memorial Hospital

Patient Satisfaction Reviews


5 out of 5
35 Patient Satisfaction Ratings

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Patient Comments

Reviewed on 5/8/2017
My daughter love coming to see Dr Kerns. She always talks about how she cant wait until she see her again because she make her feel important. She said every time I see Dr. Kerns she is happy to see me and she is nice to me. She is a awesome Dr and she listens and find the best solutions to help. She is very compassionate about her work and she loves to put a smile on the patient face no matter what. Im honored to have her as my daughter doctor.

Reviewed on 2/1/2017
Wonderful experience overall!

Reviewed on 1/28/2017
Dr. Kerns and her nurse were awesome. Very patient and very friendly.

Industry Relationships

University Hospitals is committed to transparency in our interactions with industry partners, such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies. At UH, we disclose practitioner and their family members’ ownership and intellectual property rights that are or in the process of being commercialized. In addition, we disclose payments to employed practitioners of $5,000 or more from companies with which the practitioners interact as part of their professional activities. These practitioner-industry relationships assist in developing new drugs, devices and therapies and in providing medical education aimed at improving quality of care and enhancing clinical outcomes. At the same time, UH understands that these relationships may create a conflict of interest. In providing this information, UH desires to assist patients in talking with their practitioners about industry relationships and how those relationships may impact their medical care.

UH practitioners seek advance approval for certain new industry relationships. In addition, practitioners report their industry relationships and activities, as well as those of their immediate family members, to the UH Office of Outside Interests annually. We review these reports and implement management plans, as appropriate, to address conflicts of interest that may arise in connection with medical research, clinical care and purchasing decisions.

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As of December 31, 2015, Leigh Kerns, MD disclosed the following Outside Relationships with Industry:


Eastside ENT, Inc. - Ownership

Eastside ENT, Inc. - Ownership

Mentor Surgery Center - Ownership

Mentor Surgery Center - Ownership

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