Dr. David C. Collymore is the Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Morris Heights
Health Center. He is a native New Yorker – born in the South Bronx
and raised in Jamaica, Queens. Dr. Collymore is a proud alumnus of Howard
University and a product of Howard's B.S. – M.D. Accelerated
Medical Program. He was awarded a National Health Service Corps Scholarship
and a W.K. Kellogg Community Medicine Fellowship while in medical school
and in May of 2000, at the age of 23, Dr. Collymore earned his medical degree.
Dr. Collymore also earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration
with a Focus in Health Care from George Washington University.
Dr. Collymore is a Board Certified Pediatrician and provides primary care
for patients from birth through 21 years of age.
Dr. Collymore has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors including
commendations from the New York State Senate and the Comptroller of New
York City, serving as the keynote speaker for the National Health Services
Corp, being named one of America's Top Pediatricians, and being named
as a Top 40 Under Forty Achiever by The Network Journal.