Eric Levin, MD
Eric J. Levin, M.D., is the president and medical director of Neponset Valley Pediatrics. After receiving his B.A. at the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, Dr. Levin completed a pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. After having practiced elsewhere in suburban Boston, Dr. Levin opened Neponset Valley Pediatrics in May, 2000. Dr. Levin is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and has been a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics since 1995. Dr. Levin enjoys teaching, and has trained Harvard and Boston University medical students, earning the title of Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Levin is a member of the community medical staff of Boston Children’s Hospital as well as the department of Pediatrics at Norwood Hospital. As the father of two teenage daughters, Dr. Levin has experienced many of the same issues and dilemmas that have faced his patients and is able to discuss these issues drawing from his own personal experience. He is also a vociferous member of Red Sox Nation.
Kathryn F. Collins joined Neponset Valley Pediatrics in January, 2013, with more than 15 years experience as a primary health care provider for infants, children and adolescents. She earned her BSN degree at UMass-Dartmouth and her MSN degree from Simmons College in Boston. Kathryn served for many years as the Director of Health Services, Nurse Practitioner and Health Curriculum Coordinator at Tabor Academy in Marion, MA. Kathryn has worked with practices in Southeastern Massachusetts, including one she founded with another nurse practitioner on Nantucket Island, where she still works part-time.
She has travelled both nationally and internationally, as far away as South Africa, to provide health services and education to underprivileged children. When not caring for her own children or the children of others, Kathryn enjoys the ocean and sailing and is an avid gardener and runner.