Karla Keaney, M.D.
American Board of Pediatrics
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine, affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. John's Mercy Medical Center
SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
St. Mary's Hospital
St. Luke's Hospital
Dr. Keaney completed her residency training in Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital, one of the premier pediatric programs in the country. There, she was recognized as the “Intern of the Year” in 2010-2011. She has a particular interest in the role of breastfeeding in newborn care, as well as the care of complex pediatric conditions.
Honors and Awards:
- Intern of the Year: 2010-2011 Baylor College of Medicine
- UT Southwestern Medical School Class President: 2006-2010
- Presidential Scholar at St. Louis University: 2002-2006
Dr. Keaney, a native Texan, first came to St. Louis in 2002 for her undergraduate education at St. Louis University. She not only fell in love with the city, but with her husband as well. The two moved back to the area after residency to raise their three children. In her free time, Dr. Keaney enjoys outdoor activities with her kids and rescue dog, cooking, traveling, and all things St. Louis sports—especially the Cardinals and the Billikens.