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Dr. Benjamin Leeman, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Leeman

BENJAMIN J. LEEMAN, M.D., P.C.

20 W Lincoln Ave Ste 306 Valley Stream, NY 11580

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Dr. Benjamin Leeman, MD is a pulmonologist in Valley Stream, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(516) 599-8787

Dr. Leeman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Leeman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Shortness of Breath
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leeman treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Leeman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leeman treats Asthma more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Leeman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leeman performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Leeman performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Leeman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Hypertension
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

The patient always comes first.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1993
Columbia Presby Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Albert Einstein College Med
Residency Hospital
1989
Albert Einstein College Med
Internship Hospital
1988
Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Medical School
1982
Swarthmore College
Undergraduate School
1993
1991
1989
1988
1982

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Doctor New York Metro Regtion, 2012

Media & Publications

  • No Association Found Between Strongyloides Infestation and Asthma, 1995

Dr. Leeman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leeman

4.8

Based on 56 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
5.357142857142857%
(3)

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Great Dr .Clean place professional staff.
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Knowledgeable and informative.
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Very professional staff, courteous, and the Doctor was thorough, took his time to explain every procedure and test to be performed. I’ll strongly recommend his anytime.
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Extremely helpful!
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Outstanding!
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Extremely patient!
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Dr Leeman is an awesome doctor!
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I found this doctor to be both caring and knowledgeable. This was my initial visit to this office and I was pleased with the overall services.that was provided within a short span.
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When I asked a question or asked him to. Explain or break down a procedure he answered ...So therefore I would recommend my family and friends.
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Dr . Leeman Very professional and knowledge able.
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Dr Leeman is one of the best pulmonologist around in New York just a great guy overall ,very friendly and Courteous And also the staff at the office is very friendly
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Wonderful!
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Every time I come to the office there is no wait Dr is overly professional and very easy to speak with
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He was kind, patient, & responded all my concerns.
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I received an all around 5 star treatment at Dr. Leeman's office today. His office provides a fast and convenient online check-in and the staff is friendly and professional. Dr. Leeman is kind and caring. He will make sure you are comfortable and understand all procedures along the way. 5 stars are well deserved!
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Dr. Leeman is thorough in his exam. He carefully reviews and compares the results of your previous test. It is easy to schedule appointments with his office.
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Dr Leeman is great! He cares alot about you as the patient and is very thorough. As always he cared for my needs and was attentive. No complaints!
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Great service, professional staff. Enjoyed the online apontment scheduling
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Dr. Leeman is comprehensive in giving sound medical advice for your total health care. He takes the time and effort every patient wants from their doctor.
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Short wait. Friendly staff. Great equipment. Dr. Leeman explains everything professionally and easy to understand.
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