Leah Waldman received her BS degree from University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and a master's degree in Physician Assistant studies from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. While studying, she obtained certification and worked as emergency medical technician.
Ms. Waldman started her career in emergency medicine at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, PA before transitioning to orthopedic surgery for Princeton Orthopedic Associates in Princeton, NJ. She then moved to Capital Health in Trenton, NJ where she worked in trauma and surgical critical care, and she precepted physician assistant students. She then joined University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro in Plainsboro, NJ working in the operating room as a multi-specialty first assistant before moving to Maine and joining Northern Light Mercy Hospital.