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Colleen L. Keating
Patient Rating
4.9 / 5 (Based on 260 Reviews)

Colleen L. Keating, MD, FAAFP

Specialties: Primary Care and Family/General Practice

Areas of Interest

Adolescent medicine, dermatology, skin care, pediatrics, women's health, weight management

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Year began practicing: 1997

Year joined staff: 1997

Education and Training


University of Texas Medical Branch, Doctor of Medicine


Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation, Family Medicine

Teaching or Professional Positions

Adjunct faculty, University of Iowa

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians; Iowa Medical Society

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • 2022 Nominee for Michael Daly, MD, Humanitarian Award
  • 2017 Nominee for Mentor/Educator award
  • 2017 Nominee for Colleague award, one of Mercy's Annual Provider Awards


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Personal Interests

Gardening, travel and tennis

Patient Reviews

April 11, 2022
Nothing but positive experience.
March 14, 2022
Dr. Keating is great!
February 22, 2022
Dr Keating is great provider. Friendly and caring. You could not ask for a better provider and I know she will always be there for me if I ever need anything no matter how big or small.
February 17, 2022
Dr. Keating is the best provider, always takes her time to explain and make sure all my questions and concerns are addressed!
January 31, 2022
Dr Keating is amazing!!
January 24, 2022
Dr Keating listened to my concerned and helped me get my health issues under good control while considering costs and other health issues. I appreciate that she always takes into account my past medical history and family history as well.
January 22, 2022
I am extremely appreciative of how Dr Keating takes the time to explain everything about my health. I never leave my appointment with questions unanswered. I'm happy that she is careful about not over prescribing antibiotics.
January 12, 2022
If more doctors were like Dr Keating the world would be a better place!
January 07, 2022
As usual, Dr. Keating was amazing. I am blessed to have such an amazing physician as my doctor.
December 15, 2021
Dr Keating is always willing to make an effort to ensure that I understand any potential concerns, and asks my opinion about tratement options. I wouldn't have any other doctor as my primary care physician.
December 11, 2021
DR Keating is astute, considerate, warm, professional and very congenial.
December 10, 2021
Very knowledgeable and understanding
November 03, 2021
Dr Keating has been my doctor for over a decade and I only have great things to say about her.
October 16, 2021
Lack of urgency for the situation. No assistance provided or recommendations to make things happen quickly within the Mercy network.
September 27, 2021
Dr. Keating listens very well and always answers all my questions.
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Provider's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 319-221-8685
  • Fax: 319-369-9917


  • MercyCare Edgewood

    2815 Edgewood Rd SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

    Main: 319-221-8695
    Office: 319-221-8695

Patient Stories

Homing in on Better Health

Moving from Marion to a new home in Cedar Rapids led Howard and Ilene Simanek also to move their medical home to the more conveniently located MercyCare Edgewood. That decision led to a big improvement in Howard’s overall health – the most immediately recognizable one being his weight loss, from 319 to 188 pounds. Read more.