Efren B. Leonida


Efren B. Leonida, MD, is a board-certified family medicine physician at Leonida Family Practice, providing complete medical care to individuals and families living in and around Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, and throughout Westmoreland County. Dr. Leonida has more than 20 years of experience caring for people of all ages. He earned his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School – Rosalind Franklin University in Chicago, Illinois. After graduation, he completed an internship and residency at Latrobe Area Hospital in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. There, Dr. Leonida received training in various aspects of internal and family medicine, including primary care, acute care, and hospital rounds. Dr. Leonida is friendly and approachable and has a caring bedside manner. He loves getting to know his patients and emphasizes integrative treatments and lifestyle changes whenever possible. Dr. Leonida treats most acute and chronic health problems, but he also holds privileges at several area hospitals, including Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital in Greensburg, Pennsylvania; Excela Health Latrobe Hospital in Latrobe, Pennsylvania; and Excela Health Frick Hospital in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania. Dr. Leonida welcomes anyone seeking improved health and well-being to Leonida Family Practice.

Jennifer Leonida


Jennifer is a family nurse practitioner who is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. With 13 years of experience as a nurse practitioner, Jennifer practiced as a registered nurse with a bachelor’s degree in nursing before pursuing her Master’s Degree in nursing and transitioning into her role as a family nurse practitioner.