Leonardo M. Pereira, M.D., M.C.R.
- OB/GYN, Perinatology
- Special Interest:
- Accepting Patients:
- English, French, Portuguese
Academic and Clinical Position
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division Chief
Dr. Pereira was born in Brazil, but grew up in Philadelphia, where he completed medical school at the University of Pennsylvania in 1997. He finished a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital in 2001 and a fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University in maternal-fetal medicine in 2004. Dr. Pereira is interested in the care of women and children in developing nations, and is actively involved in research in mother and infant mortality in Zimbabwe, Africa. He has published on obstetric ultrasound, the management of fetal anemia (Rh disease) and obstetric care of pregnant mothers with spinal cord injuries.
M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1997
MCR, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, 2008
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, 2001
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 2004
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2005
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2007