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Colleen L. Keating
Patient Rating
4.9 / 5 (Based on 193 Reviews)

Colleen L. Keating, MD, FAAFP

Specialty: 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.

  • 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

August 28, 2020
I actually asked for her to become my primary care physician and she accepted.
July 23, 2020
I know that I'm in good hands with Dr. Keating
July 18, 2020
Dr. Keating is a outstanding physician who has helped me through my medical issues with compassion and caring manner, answering all my questions and when needed referring me to the Mercy specialist needed for my care.
May 21, 2020
Dr. Keating is wonderful, kind and caring.
March 05, 2020
Dr Keating is the best!!! almost as good as her nurses...
December 18, 2019
Dr. Keating took the time to explain in depth my questions and concerns on my health. She helped me understand my health issues, and has referred my to other Mercy Health Professionals for follow-up care.
November 26, 2019
October 28, 2019
Dr. Keating sat down and answered every question I had, and reassured me to alleviate my concerns of my health. Her proactive approach is very positive.
September 16, 2019
I have been having the same issue for 2 years now with no dx. My provider is stumped as to what is going on and kind of feel she has given up. She did talk about referring me to another specialist but made the comment I am not sure what they can do for you.
August 26, 2019
Dr. Keating covers everything.
June 15, 2019
I love Dr Keating and her team!! they care and very helpful.
June 11, 2019
I love Dr. Keating , I can tell she truly cares about me and my health.
April 29, 2019
I am blessed that Dr. Keating has accepted me as a patient. She answered all my questions, and took time to insure I understood my medical concerns.
December 09, 2018
Dr. Keating is an excellent health care provider. I have nothing but positive things to say about her.
November 19, 2018
I have recommended this practice for over 15 years. I trust my health and the health of my family with them.
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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.