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Linda Keefer, MD, Pediatrics, Covington, LA

LindaM. (Margaret)KeeferMD

Pediatrics Covington, LA


Overview of Dr. Keefer

Linda Keefer MD PhD is board certified in pediatrics and internal medicine and has been practicing in St. Tammany Parish for more than 21 years. She earned her medical degree and completed her residency at LSU.

Education & Training

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Louisiana State University School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, 1993 - 1997
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
    Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New OrleansClass of 1993
  • University of Chicago
    University of ChicagoPost Doctoral Research, 1972 - 1977
  • Washington University
    Washington UniversityPh.D., Biological Chemistry, 1972 - 1977
  • Loyola University New Orleans
    Loyola University New OrleansB.S., Chemistry, Cum Laude, 1969 - 1972

Certifications & Licensure

  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1994 - 2024
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • ACO Top Performer St. Tammany Quality Network, 2019
  • Fellow (FAAP) American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Fellow American Medical Society, American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations


  • Low Refined Sugar Diets: Fad or Fab 


  • Vit D and the importance of sleep in health 
    Keefer LM

Professional Memberships

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS New Mexico PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Lovelace Health Plan PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Presbyterian Commercial
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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