Dr. Krista Leigh Kant

Dr. Krista Leigh Kant


Dr. Kant grew up in coastal Alabama. After completing her schooling and training, she was in private practice for 10 years as a general OB-Gyn in Clearwater, Florida. She relocated to the Fort Lauderdale area in 2019 and has been practicing as an OB hospitalist until joining Westside OB-Gyn in February 2022. She loves the personal connection with her patients that private practice provides.

Her general interests include: well woman care, contraception, sexual health, low-risk and high-risk obstetrics, gynecologic surgery, abnormal uterine bleeding, postmenopause and perimenopause.


  • Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology. University of South Florida.

  • M.D. Doctor of Medicine. University of South Alabama.

  • B.S. Biology, Cum laude. Spring Hill College.


  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

  • Community Involvement Skip Cline Society, Morton Plant Mease Foundation.

  • Morton Plant Mease Foundation Board of Directors.


  • Physician, OB Hospitalist Group, OB Hospitalist, Plantation, FL

  • Physician, Women’s Care Florida, Generalist Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Clearwater, FL.

  • Resident physician, University of South Florida, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampa, FL.

  • Unit coordinator/Patient care technician, Thomas Hospital Emergency Department, Fairhope, AL.


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