Specialty Family Medicine Language(s) Spoken English; Arabic Joined Kelsey-Seybold August 2021 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional Background Dr. Leila El-Kweifi is a Family Medicine physician who earned her Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Houston in 2006, graduating magna cum laude. She completed her Bachelor of Science in molecular genetics technology at The University of Texas at MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2012, graduating summa cum laude. She earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, in Fort Worth in 2018. She completed her Family Medicine residency in 2021 at CHRISTUS Spohn/Texas A&M Family Medicine Residency in Corpus Christi, Texas.Professional AssociationsDr. El-Kweifi is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the Texas Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Harris County Medical Society, the Association of Genetic Technologists, and the American Society for Clinical Pathology.Hobbies and InterestsDr. El-Kweifi enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, baking, drawing, and painting.Fun Facts The best advice Dr. El-Kweifi has ever received is “Perseverance is the key to success in life.”Growing up, she was fascinated with science, space, and biology. She wanted to be an astronaut and explore the world.