Meet the Team
Katherine Komendowski, MD
Dr. Komendowski is originally from New York City, growing up in a diverse community in Queens and graduating from Marymount Manhattan College. She received her medial degree from the Edward F. Hebert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Komendowski completed pediatric residency training at Keesler USAF Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi, and she served a total of 14 years in the US Air Force. She has been in private practice in the St. Louis area since 1994. Dr. Komendowski is board certified in pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Kenneth Levy, MD
Dr. Levy has been a practicing pediatrician since 1991. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in 1983 and his medical degree from Chicago Medical School in 1988. Dr. Levy completed residency training at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1991. He is board certified in pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society in 1988. Dr. Levy has extensive personal experience with parenting as he and his wife Cyndee are the proud parents of 5 children, including triplet boys.
Lisa Ryan, MD, PhD
Dr. Ryan grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska. She earned her undergraduate degree at Binghamton University in New York and returned to Nebraska to complete her medical education. In her time at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, she spent several years researching the effects of HIV on the brain, graduating with a medical degree and a PhD in Pathology. She moved to St. Louis in 2004 to complete residency training at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. In 2012, Dr. Ryan saw a need for more lactation support in the office and trained to become an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She is one of very few pediatricians in the area to have this additional training. Dr. Ryan has been practicing pediatrics in the St. Louis area since 2007. She and her husband have three children.