Leigh Christie DO, FACOG
American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Christie received her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine is East Lansing, Mich. She completed her residency at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital in Oakland, Mich. Before joining The Polyclinic, she worked at a hospital-based OB/GYN practice in Oregon.
“One of my aunts was diagnosed with breast cancer at a very young age. She had a multi-specialty team of physicians caring for her and encouraging her to fight. I was inspired by their compassion and determination to help her. I always knew I wanted to be a doctor, but my aunt’s story inspired me to become an OB/GYN so I could be an advocate for women and their health through all stages of their life.”
Dr. Christie provides full-scope obstetrics and gynecology with a special interest in high-risk obstetrics, contraception, abnormal uterine bleeding, and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery including robotics.
Dr. Christie enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors. She loves hiking, kayaking, camping, traveling, and playing/watching sports, especially Michigan football. Go Blue!
“As an osteopathic physician, I focus on whole-person health. I use evidence-based practices to provide individualized care for each of my patients. I am also a strong advocate for women and want my patients to feel that their voice is heard when it comes to decisions about managing their health.”