Dr. Watkins has worked for UR Medicine since 2006, first as faculty at the Family Medicine Residency Program, and currently as a physician at Canalside Family Medicine since it opened in July 2013. Her interests include newborn and pediatric care, office-based procedures, including skin procedures, joint injections, and GYN procedures such as contraceptive implants, IUDs, and colposcopy, as well as caring for Spanish speaking patients, and teaching medical students and residents. She is passionate about caring for and working with families across all ages.
She and her husband have 2 sons and other family close by. Her outside interests also include running, hiking, gardening, traveling, and exploring beautiful Upstate NY.
Clinical Associate Professor (Voluntary) - Department of Family Medicine (SMD)
Residency & Fellowship
Residency, Family Medicine, La Crosse-Mayo Family Medicine Residency Program. 1999 - 2001
Internship, Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. 1998 - 1999
MD | Medical College of Wisconsin. 1998
Family Medicine Faculty Teaching Award. 2008 - 2009
Outstanding Clinical Preceptor of the Year Award. 2005 - 2006
Joseph Collins Scholarship. 1995 - 1996
Phi Beta Kappa. 1991 - 1992
Ratings & Reviews
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