Dr. Keith Collins

Founder

Our founder, Dr. Keith Collins, grew up in Jefferson Parish, attended De La Salle High School and graduated as valedictorian in 1987.  He graduated from Boston University in biomedical engineering in 1991.  After working as a computer programmer for 5 years he returned to school and received his medical degree from LSU- New Orleans in 2000.  Dr. Collins finished his Pediatric Residency at LSU-New Orleans in 2003 and joined a group practice in Metairie.  In April 2005, he started Collins Pediatrics.  Dr. Collins passed away in his home, surrounded by his family, after a short battle with Cholangiocarcinoma at the young age of 45 on August 29, 2015. He was married to Jennifer and had six children: Caroline, Andrew, Julianne, Analiese, Christian and Kyle.

COLLINS PEDIATRICS

2017 Metairie Road
Metairie, LA 70005
Office: (504)832-8022
Fax: (504)832-8044

Office: (504)832-8022
Fax: (504)227-3071

OFFICE HOURS

Monday & Wednesday: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00AM – 7:30PM
Friday: 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday : 9:00AM – 12:00PM

AFTER-HOURS CARE

If your child’s illness or injury is life-threatening, call 911.

Otherwise, call our office at any time to speak with a nurse.

POISON CONTROL HOTLINE
1 (800) 222-1222