Dr. Benjamin Leeman, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 59
  
Dr. Leeman
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Benjamin J. Leeman, M.d., P.c.

20 W Lincoln Ave Ste 306 North Valley Stream, NY 11580

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Dr. Benjamin Leeman, MD is a pulmonologist in North Valley Stream, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


Dr. Leeman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leeman

4.8

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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I was looking for a good pulmonologist for my wife. In our first visit on 9/18/19, I realized we found Dr. Leeman is the perfect one. I found Dr. Leeman to be thorough, professional, very knowledgeable, welcoming, and takes his time to make sure you easily understand your medical needs. Overall he is very kind and friendly. The receptionist and the medical assistant both are very friendly, professional and well behaved. My best recommendation for Dr. Benjamin Leeman and his staffs.
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Sep 25, 2019
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Great Dr .Clean place professional staff.
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Wilfred Rodriguez in Valley Stream, NY – Jan 25, 2019
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Knowledgeable and informative.
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Brooklyn, NY – Nov 23, 2017
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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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New York, NY – Nov 22, 2017
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Extremely helpful!
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Brooklyn, NY – Nov 22, 2017
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Outstanding!
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New York, NY – Nov 20, 2017
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Extremely patient!
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Brooklyn, NY – Nov 20, 2017
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Dr Leeman is an awesome doctor!
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Bronx, NY – Nov 17, 2017
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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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J.,Van-lare in MALVERNE – Nov 16, 2017
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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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Brooklyn , NY – Nov 10, 2017
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Dr . Leeman Very professional and knowledge able.
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Ricardo in Queens,ny – Nov 09, 2017
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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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Wayne m in New York, NY – Nov 09, 2017
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Wonderful!
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Brooklyn, NY – Nov 08, 2017
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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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Rahsaan Browne in North Woodmere, Ny – Nov 07, 2017
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He was kind, patient, & responded all my concerns.
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Fabrizio in Whitestone, NY – Nov 03, 2017
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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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Kerri C. in South Ozone Park – Nov 03, 2017
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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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Brooklyn, NY – Oct 31, 2017
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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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Valley Stream, NY – Oct 27, 2017
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Great service, professional staff. Enjoyed the online apontment scheduling
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Brooklyn, NY – Oct 27, 2017
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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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Bruce Mandel in East meadow N.Y. – Oct 27, 2017
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About Me

The patient always comes first.

Specialties

  • 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

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

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

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Media & Publications

  • No Association Found Between Strongyloides Infestation and Asthma, 1995

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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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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 98% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leeman treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Leeman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

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Dr. Leeman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
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

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leeman treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Leeman treats this condition 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)
  • Emphysema
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • 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

Locations

Benjamin J. Leeman, M.d., P.c.

Benjamin J. Leeman, M.d., P.c.20 W Lincoln Ave Ste 306 North Valley Stream, NY 11580
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