MEDICAL SERVICES

Specialties

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder

Practices

  • Chestnut Hill Pediatrics

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Tufts University School of Medicine , Boston , MA

Graduate Degree

  • Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Ruth Sakakeeny joined Chestnut Hill Pediatrics in 2019. She graduated from Tufts University with a dual degree in chemistry and child development. She continued her education at Tufts University School of Medicine. After completing her residency at Floating Hospital for Children in Boston, she practiced at Franciscan Hospital for Children for 5 years and then at Needham Pediatrics for 8 years. Dr. Sakakeeny enjoys caring for pediatric patients of all ages and loves watching the transition of her patients from babies through to adulthood. She has many years of experience caring for children with special needs as well as teenagers with anxiety, depression and eating disorders.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics