Leila Borders, M.D.

“My mentor told me in order to care FOR a patient, you need to care ABOUT them. That is how I try to practice.”

Education & Certifications

Undergraduate: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Medical School: Mercer University School of Medicine, Savannah, GA
Residency: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Fellowship: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Certificate of Advanced Qualification in Sports Medicine
  • American Board of Obesity Medicine Diplomate

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Medical Society of Sports Medicine
  • Bone Health Osteoporosis Foundation
  • Obesity Medicine Association
  • Walk with a Doc

Born and raised in rural Georgia, Dr. Borders fell in love with the Midwest during residency in Cincinnati. She enjoys outdoor time with her family, beating her husband at Jeopardy, and cooking.