Leah Puckett, MD, MPH

Leah Puckett, MD, MPH

Hospitalist | Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Dr. Leah Puckett has been with ACUTE as a hospitalist since 2018.

Dr. Puckett is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She completed her undergraduate degree at University of Colorado, where she also earned her medical degree and completed her residency in Internal Medicine. Following her residency training she completed a Primary Care Research Fellowship and earned a master’s degree in Public Health. She is board certified in Internal Medicine. She is currently involved in furthering her understanding of eating disorders through various research projects at ACUTE. She counts it an incredible privilege to work alongside such an amazing interdisciplinary team to provide excellent clinical care to patients in significant need.


ACUTE Earns Prestigious Center of Excellence Designation from Anthem
In 2018, the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders & Severe Malnutrition at Denver Health was honored by Anthem Health as a Center of Excellence for Medical Treatment of Severe and Extreme Eating Disorders. ACUTE is the first medical unit ever to achieve this designation in the field of eating disorders. It comes after a rigorous review process.

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