Michael D. McKenzie
MD, F.A.A.P., Founder
Dr. Michael McKenzie, a native New Zealander, is a board certified pediatrician. He completed medical school at Otago University in New Zealand, his pediatric residency in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and further specialty training in Child Development at Boston Children’s Hospital with world-renowned Dr. T. Berry Brazelton. In addition to his medical training, Michael has a Master’s of Science degree in Maternal Child Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and has several years of training in alternative medicine.
He has been caring for children for over 30 years and brings a unique perspective and commitment to his interactions with children and parents. In addition to his pediatric medical practice, he and his wife have created Mastering Family Life, a business designed to support and teach parents and children how to lead a more satisfying and harmonious family life.
Dr. McKenzie has served as the school physician to the Charles River School for Creative Arts in Dover for the past 15 years and has contributed as the adolescent developmental consultant to the Chickering School in Dover. He was an active member of the Natick Council for Obesity. In addition, over the past several years, he and his wife have provided developmental and behavioral consultation to several organizations and schools in the community.
He and his wife, Lee, live in Sherborn, MA and are the proud parents of three grown children and two lovely granddaughters.