Dr. Leonard B. Kancher, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 69

3601 Houma Blvd Ste 300
Metairie, LA 70006
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Hospital Quality

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East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006

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Accepting new patients?

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Center For Longevity and Wellness
Center For Longevity and Wellness
3601 Houma Blvd Ste 300
Metairie, LA 70006
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    Dr. Kancher's Experience

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Bone Density Scan
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Physical Examination
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
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    • Allergies
    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Menopause
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
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    Background Check for Dr. Kancher

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    St Joseph Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Lsu-S
    Complete in 1978
    Ochsner Institute
    Complete in 1981

    Undergraduate Schools

    Lsu
    Graduated in 1968
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kancher & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kancher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kancher

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
    • 10 responses

    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kancher to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Kancher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kancher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

    10 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Center For Longevity and Wellness
    3601 Houma Blvd Ste 300
    Metairie, LA 70006
    (504) 885-7360 (Office)
    (504) 885-1360 (Fax)
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