Dr. Benjamin Levitzky, MD

Dr. Benjamin Levitzky, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Benjamin Levitzky, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newton, MA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in gastroenterology.

2000 Washington St Ste 368

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Levitzky performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Levitzky's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

88  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Boston Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Cleveland Clin Fdtn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levitzky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levitzky's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levitzky to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Levitzky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have seen him several times as I have chronic issues with polyps. I trust him and the protocols we have followed. For me, routine colonoscopies are a necessity, and I'd rather work with no one else.
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Intelligent, thorough, beautiful bedside manner, cares about me as his patient, accurate diagnosis and just fantastic! Dr. Benjamin Levitzky is a great doctor and gentleman!
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Dr. Levitzsky is a caring and nurturing doctor. I came to see him when I was having a gastrointestinal issue that was particularly scary (for me!) because I have a family history of colon cancer. Dr. Levitzsky took the time to explain to me what needed to be done. I feel he is a compassionate...more
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Unless you want a blood sucking GI Doctor, steer clear of Dr. Levitzky. He'll do everything he can to write you a prescription. He will not explain your options to you unless you force him - even then, he'll pull up a webpage and point to buzzwords. Then, he'll threaten you with a colonoscopy...more
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