Gary LeRoy, MD


Dr. Gary LeRoy
Term: September 2021 - September 2024

Dr. LeRoy is Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Admissions and is an associate professor of Family Medicine at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. He is a native Daytonian, received his undergraduate (1982) and M.D. (1988) degrees from Wright State University, and completed his residency at Miami Valley Hospital. He completed a fellowship at Michigan State University in 1992. Dr. LeRoy’s major affiliations include serving on the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Family Physicians, CareSource of Ohio, Public Health Dayton/Montgomery County, and The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company. He is also a past board chair of The Dayton Foundation and Hospice of Dayton. He is the Chief Medical Consultant for the City of Dayton Schools. Dr. LeRoy is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Ohio State Medical Association, the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians (Past President), and Phi Rho Sigma Medical Society. He is past President of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Dr. LeRoy is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians, and the Golden Key Honor Society-Wright State University Chapter. He has been recognized as one of America’s 50 Most Positive Physicians. Also, as the Miami Valley Family Physician of the Year and the National Registry of Who’s Who in America. Dr. Le Roy received the Wright State University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award, the Dean’s Award to the Outstanding medical school graduate, a Certificate of Recognition-Ohio House of Representatives and Ohio Senate, the American Association of Medical Colleges Humanism in Medicine Award, the Outstanding Volunteerism Award from Reach Out of Montgomery County, the Humanism in Medicine Award-Gem City Medical, Dental and Pharmaceutical Society, Dayton’s Top Ten African American Male Award, the National Council of Community and Justice Humanism Award, and both the Educator of the Year and Philanthropist of the Year awards from the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians.

In addition, Dr. LeRoy is a practicing part-time physician at Community Health Centers of Greater Dayton, a federally qualified health plan. Dr. LeRoy’s practice is at the East Dayton Health Center, where he has practiced for over 25 years.