Dr. Leslie D. Cahan, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 67

1505 N Edgemont St
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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Procedures Dr. Cahan Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal

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Hospital Quality

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Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center
6041 Cadillac Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Silver Lake Medical Center
1711 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90026

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1505 N Edgemont St
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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    Dr. Cahan's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
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    Background Check for Dr. Cahan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Center Health Scis

    Fellowship Hospital

    National Institute Health
    Complete in 1975
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cahan & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cahan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center

    • Silver Lake Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cahan

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cahan to family and friends

    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Cahan's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 6 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cahan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    1505 N Edgemont St
    Los Angeles, CA 90027
    (323) 783-2712 (Office)
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