Ann Liebeskind, M.D. is an expert in Lipidology, the study of cholesterol.
She began her career as one of the first diplomats of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology. She also holds board certifications in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, meaning that she treats both adults and children with cholesterol problems. Dr. Liebeskind is also an expert in Familial Hypercholesterolemia, a genetic cholesterol problem.
In 2006 while working for Affinity Health System, Dr. Liebeskind started the first combined pediatric and adult lipids clinic in Northeast Wisconsin. During her time at Affinity, she worked with colleagues at Mayo Clinic to create Affinity Health System’s COURAGE program, which is now offered by Network Health Plan.
She also worked with doctors from across the Fox Valley to bring the first LDL Apheresis program to Northeast Wisconsin. (LDL apheresis is a process for lowering cholesterol in people with very severe genetic diseases).
Most recently, Dr. Liebeskind was named a regional expert in pediatric obesity, serving as a designated Childhood Obesity Advisor for Continuing Health (COACH) for the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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