Dr. Leonard A. Kessler, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 64

242 Merrick Rd Suite 301
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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Dr. Kessler:

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Dr. Kessler's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

South Nassau Communities Hospital
One Healthy Way
Oceanside, NY 11572

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kessler

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
S Shore Hem/Onc Associates
S Shore Hem/Onc Associates
242 Merrick Rd Suite 301
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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    Dr. Kessler's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 1982
    • Internal Medicine, 1979
    • Medical Oncology, 1981
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
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    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Kessler

    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

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Graduated in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Montefiore M C H&L Moses Division
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kessler & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kessler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at South Nassau Communities Hospital where Dr. Kessler has admitting privileges:

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    • South Nassau Communities Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kessler

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessler to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Kessler's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 12 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kessler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    same as
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Kessler accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    S Shore Hem/Onc Associates
    242 Merrick Rd Suite 301
    Rockville Centre, NY 11570
    (516) 536-1455 (Office)
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