Dr. Charles R. Downey
About Dr. Charles R. Downey
Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology
Charles R. Downey, MD began his private practice of obstetrics and gynecology at Richardson ObGyn in 2004. He is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is a member of the Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association and Texas Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Prior to starting Richardson ObGyn, Dr. Downey served on the Ob/Gyn staff at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, NC and was a surgeon for the 28th Combat Support Hospital in Baghdad, Iraq.
Dr. Downey earned his medical degree at Texas A&M University Health Science Center in College Station, TX and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, a part of Brooke Army Medical Center/Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, TX.
Dr. Downey is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Medical Association, the Texas Medical Association and the Texas Association of Obstetricians & Gynecologists.
Dr. Downey is proficient in laparoscopic gynecologic surgery, including surgery for abnormal pap smears. Many procedures are done via the laparoscope, examples include: pelvic pain examination and treatment or removal of ovarian cysts or abnormalities.Dr. Charles Downey is affiliated with Methodist Richardson Medical Center and Baylor Plano.
Dr. Christen S. Leaf, a native Texan, was born in Dallas and raised in Richardson. After graduating from Richardson High School she went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Biology from The University of Texas at Austin. While in Austin she was active in promoting reproductive health as a sexual health peer advisor with the University Health Services department. She received her medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Lubbock where she also received her MBA while earning honors in her studies of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Leaf then completed an internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She moved to New Orleans to complete a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ochsner Clinic Foundation. She received extensive training in Laparoscopic and Robotic surgical techniques. Dr. Leaf is in the process of becoming board certified with the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Leaf is currently accepting new patients and will accommodate same day appointments.
Some of the Services Provided:
• Well Women Exams and Pap Smears
Practice management services provided by The Health Group, Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Charles R. Downey
Dr. Charles R. Downey is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a member of the Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, and Texas Association of Obstetricians & Gynecologists. Click here to learn more about Dr. Charles Downey.
Dr. Christen Leaf
Dr. Christen S. Leaf, a native Texan, was