Meet Our Obstetricians & Gynecologists
John Leahy, MD
Dr. John Leahy is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Born in Lansing, MI, Dr. Leahy received his undergraduate degree in Global Health from the University of Michigan and his medical degree from Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak.
Dr. Leahy has participated in several programs aimed to improve women’s health in all areas of obstetrics and gynecology both in Michigan and abroad .
Dr. Leahy is proficient in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, including DaVinci Robotic surgery. He was awarded the Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Surgeon award. He was an integral member of a team of Beaumont physicians and healthcare personnel who successfully implemented improvement processes that led to dramatic decreases in cesarean section rates and increased the likelihood of a successful, safe vaginal delivery. He has participated in research projects in gynecologic surgery and obstetrics that have been presented at local, state, and national meetings.
He has participated in multiple medical missions to Vietnam, including Project Vietnam’s “Breaths for Newborns” campaign to improve neonatal and newborn care and participated in urogynecology training programs for Vietnamese gynecologists. He speaks conversational Vietnamese. Dr. Leahy has also worked in Ghana to reduce maternal mortality. Additionally, he participates in monthly teleconferences with obstetricians from Uganda and around the globe to reduce maternal mortality.
Dr. Leahy is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, and the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.
In his free time he enjoys sports, traveling, and cooking. Dr. Leahy’s wife, Darcie, is a local dentist. They recently welcomed a newborn son, Jack.