Pediatrician Staff

Meet our friendly, experienced pediatricians and staff at WUCA Woods Mill Pediatrics! Our entire team is dedicated to helping you and your child feel at home from the moment your walk through the door.

We pride ourselves in being an exceptional pediatric practice where children come first. Our child-focused practice works hard to meet the needs of children from infancy through adolescence. Compassionate, knowledgeable and supportive staff is the cornerstone of Woods Mill Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine's quality care. All of our pediatricians maintain the highest level of accreditation in pediatrics to address the special needs of infants, children, and teens.

We strive to treat each and every patient as we would want our own children to be treated. Our doctors and staff look forward to building a relationship with you and your family.



Edward B. Fliesher, M.D.

Dr. Fliesher grew up in St. Louis. After attending Northwestern University for his undergraduate degree, he received his medical degree at St. Louis University and completed his pediatric residency at St. Louis University and Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. He is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Washington University and St. Louis Children’s Hospital. His practice includes a full spectrum of pediatric and adolescent medical care, from birth through college age. Dr. Fliesher and his wife, Susan, are the parents of two grown children.


Katherine L. Komendowski, M.D.

Dr. Katherine L. Komendowski is originally from NYC, growing up in a diverse community in Queens and graduated from Marymount Manhattan College.  She received her medial degree from the Edward F. Hebert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda Maryland.  Dr. Komendowski completed pediatric residency training at Keesler USAF Medical Center in Biloxi Mississippi and she served a total of 14 years in the US Air Force.  She has been in private practice in the St. Louis area since 1994.  Dr. Komendowski is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Kenneth C. Levy, M.D.

Dr. Levy has been a practicing pediatrician since 1991. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in 1983 and his medical degree from Chicago Medical School in 1988. Dr. Levy completed residency training at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1991. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society in 1988.  Dr. Levy has extensive personal experience with parenting as he and his wife Cyndee are the proud parents of 5 children, including triplet boys.


Mary Redman, PNP, APRN, Ph.D.

Mary Redman, RN, CPNP, Ph.D. is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner and a licensed child/family therapist. She is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, St. Louis University, and University of Missouri St. Louis. She has practiced as a child and family therapist/educational consultant in Salt Lake City, UT and in St. Louis, MO. She is helping provide well and illness care as well as child behavior management evaluations and consultations as needed. Mary has combined her advanced nursing education and training with counseling education to create a unique holistic approach to the physical care of children, adolescents and families.

Lisa Ryan, MD, PhD

Starting Sept. 26, 2017

Dr. Ryan attended Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York for her undergraduate degree. She then earned her PhD in Pathology and Microbiology and her medical degree at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Ryan completed her pediatric residency at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.