Leela Sarathy, MD

Adjunct Instructor, Pediatrics

Leela Sarathy
72 E. Concord Street


Leela Sarathy, MD is a newborn and pediatric hospitalist, and the Medical Director of Well Newborn Services at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center. She also sees patients in the Newborn Developmental Follow-Up Clinic at MGHfC. Dr. Sarathy specializes in providing safe, high-value care to babies and children of all ages. Her academic interests include quality improvement and decreasing unnecessary interventions. Dr. Sarathy has won teaching awards and her work has been presented at national conferences.

Outside of work, Dr. Sarathy enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time with her family.


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Bank Street College of Education, MSEd
  • Columbia University, BA


  • Published on 5/1/2021

    Sarathy L, Cirillo C, Dehn C, Lerou PH, Prendergast M. Improving Timeliness of Hepatitis B Vaccine Birth Dose Administration. Hosp Pediatr. 2021 05; 11(5):446-453. PMID: 33879503.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Peacock-Chambers E, Dicks K, Sarathy L, Brown AA, Boynton-Jarrett R. Perceived Maternal Behavioral Control, Infant Behavior, and Milk Supply: A Qualitative Study. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2017 Jul/Aug; 38(6):401-408. PMID: 28570412.

    Read at: PubMed

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