Ruth Lesnewski
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Ruth Lesnewski, MD, MS

Family Physician

Education and training

Family Medicine Residency - Montefiore Medical Center
Doctor of Medicine (MD) - University of California, San Francisco
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English literature and Master of Science (MS) in Health and Medical Sciences - University of California, Berkeley

Professional certifications or affiliations

Clinical committee and board member
Reproductive Health Access Project

Professional interests

Patient-centered care
Preventive medicine
Lifestyle medicine
Reproductive health
Parenting
Nutrition

A little about me

I love reading, traveling, hiking, cooking, eating, and spending quality time with family and friends.

Why I love my job

I enjoy long-term clinical relationships with a diverse panel of families, always aiming to improve people’s health and wellbeing.

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Professional experience & accomplishments

Dr. Lesnewski graduated from the University of California, San Francisco in 1987 and completed her residency in family medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in 1990. She has special interests in patient-centered care, patient engagement, and reproductive health.