Dr. Leif O. Holgersen, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male • Age 78

141 S Central Ave Ste 102
Hartsdale, NY 10530
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Dr. Holgersen's Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
55 Palmer Ave
Bronxville, NY 10708

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  • Yes
141 S Central Ave Ste 102
Hartsdale, NY 10530
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    Dr. Holgersen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Pediatric Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hernia Repair
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Orchiectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Holgersen

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    Jersey City Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia
    St Lukes Hosp Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Holgersen & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Holgersen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Holgersen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Fidelis Care
    • HealthFirst
    • Medicaid
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • POMCO Group
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    Office Locations

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    141 S Central Ave Ste 102
    Hartsdale, NY 10530
    (914) 761-0111 (Office)
    (914) 761-0113 (Fax)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holgersen to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Holgersen
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Holgersen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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