Debra C. Keith, D.O. received her B.S. in Nursing from Truman University in Kirksville, Missouri, in 1978 and worked as an RN for four years before starting medical school at the University of Health Sciences, now known as Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Keith received her Doctor of Osteopathy in 1987. Her internship was at Lakeside Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. She finished her family practice residency at Trinity Lutheran Hospital in Kansas City in 1990.
Dr. Keith is board-certified in family practice and sees infants through geriatrics. She is also a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the Medical Director of the Platte County Health Department.
Honors & Recognition
National Leadership Congressional Committee Award, 2006
Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Award, 2006
College Physician for Park College Employees & Students
Preceptor for medical students, 1991-present
Team Physician for the Kansas City Attack professional soccer team, 1991-1994
Played Dr. Helen Inez in the ABC mini-series "The Burden of Proof,” 1991
First place award in research/poster presentation for the Academy of Family Physicians, 1990
Outstanding Young Woman of America, 1987
Northland Family Health Care, Kansas City, Missouri, 1991-1996
Saint Luke's Medical, Kansas City, Missouri, 1996-2002
Weston Family Medical Center, Weston, Missouri, 2003-2006
Sole proprietor/owner of the Weston Family Clinic and Medical Spa, 2007 to present, and Northland Spa location since 2010
Dr. Keith is married with two daughters. Her nonprofessional interests include: playing basketball, waterskiing and snow skiing, arts and crafts, playing the piano, organ, guitar, drums, harmonica, fiddle and mandolin. She and her family are members of the Salem Christian Church in Weston. Dr. Keith and her husband, Warren, are also the sole proprietors of the Laurel Brooke Bed & Breakfast located northwest of Weston, Missouri, nestled in among their vineyard, pecan grove and fruit orchard.