Dr Marcia Tejeda has cared for the women of Waterbury and the Greater Waterbury area for over 25 years. It is a calling for which she is well suited. Intuitive and clinical by nature, Dr. Tejeda provides comprehensive and compassionate care to her patients. Driven to provide excellence in medical management for all women, she has been at the forefront of providing skilled gynecological and obstetrical expertise. Dr Tejeda employs a holistic approach to patient management, and is receptive to patient needs and encourages their input.
A natural love for teaching, Dr. Tejeda has given many educational seminars and lectures over the years to her patients and various community organizations. She is passionate that all women have knowledge and information about their health so they will make the best decisions for their care. These attributes not only allow her to be a diligent advocate for her patients, but also enable her to have a personal connection with them. Dr. Tejeda feels it’s important patients can open up and feel comfortable talking about their health concerns and more. Involved in several charitable endeavors, Dr. Tejeda feels compelled to give back to the community that has been so supportive. Over the years she has been a member of several boards giving of her time and expertise.
Dr. Tejeda was born and raised in New York City. She graduated with honors from Boston University with degrees in both Biology and Psychology and went on to complete her medical doctorate from there as well. A leader in her field, she is presently the Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Waterbury Hospital.
Dr Tejeda is a proud partner of Westwood Women’s Health, a practice dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in gynecological health care. The doctors and staff are proud to offer an impressive list of services including adolescent care, and menopausal management, BRCA gene testing, in-house ultrasounds and minimally invasive surgical procedures. Dr. Marcia Tejeda is on staff at both Waterbury and St. Mary’s Hospital and accepts most insurances.