Liebig Named Medical Director of ACH Mahoning Valley

AKRON – Dr. Christopher Liebig has assumed the role of medical director for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley.

In this role, he provides clinical leadership and oversight to ensure high quality medical services are provided. And he partners with Paul Olivier, vice president, Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley Enterprises, to develop and implement strategic initiatives.

Liebig joined Akron Children’s in 2014 and has served as the director of sports medicine at the Boardman campus. He will continue to see patients and maintain his sports medicine responsibilities.

Liebig received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and completed his pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University. He completed his fellowship in pediatric primary care sports medicine at Akron Children’s. He is board certified in pediatrics with a certificate of added qualification in sports medicine. He specializes in treating pediatric sports-related injuries, chronic knee and shoulder pain and concussions.

In addition, Liebig serves as a clinical professor at Northeast Ohio Medical University.

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