Dr. Elise R. Leonard, MD

Dr. Elise R. Leonard, MD

Ophthalmology | Female | 63 years old

Learn about this doctor

Care Philosophy

I'LL TREAT YOU LIKE FAMILY Choosing a doctor to trust with the care of your eyes, your precious sight, can be a difficult decision. You want someone board-certified, professional, and experienced. But you also want a doctor who will take the time to listen to you, explain things, and treat you with kindness and respect. I have been in practice since 1982, caring for patients with a personal touch. Whether it?s an eye exam or surgery, you?ll get the best I have to give.Read more

Dr. Leonard's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Leonard's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

48
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

11
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Leonard

Dr. Leonard accepts 9 insurance carriers

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Leonard has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Dr. Leonard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leonard to family and friends
2.6
based on 8 total surveys (1 with a review)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (8)
  • Helpfulness
     (8)
  • Staff
     (8)
  • Scheduling
     (8)
Experience with Dr. Leonard
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (8)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (8)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (8)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (8)
Dr. Leonard's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (8)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (8)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (8)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (6)
Open Full Survey+
in davie fl |
I was a patient for many years and saw her in 2015 complaining of blurry vision while wearing my glasses ...she said my prescription was fine, nothing wrong with it and my eyes were fine..sorry to say i finally went to another opthamologist who told me i had cataracts in both eyes and was basically legally blind...was shocked and truly disappointed in DR Leonards iagnosis and would just say to be aware if you truly have an eye problem!
Have you seen Dr. Elise R. Leonard, MD?
Are you Dr. Leonard?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Compare Dr. Leonard

Compare this Doctor
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
View all 10 matches

Dr. Leonard's Care Philosophy

I'LL TREAT YOU LIKE FAMILY Choosing a doctor to trust with the care of your eyes, your precious sight, can be a difficult decision. You want someone board-certified, professional, and experienced. But you also want a doctor who will take the time to listen to you, explain things, and treat you with kindness and respect. I have been in practice since 1982, caring for patients with a personal touch. Whether it?s an eye exam or surgery, you?ll get the best I have to give.

Dr. Leonard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Florida.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Leonard has 1 board action

    More  
    What are board actions
    • Wrong procedure (7/23/2012)
    • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    • Summary: Dr. Elise Roberta Leonard; License # ME39592; Case # 2007-32189

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician previously on 02-16-2011 entered into a Counter Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine.

      Action Taken-Obligations Satisfied

    • State: Florida
    Less

Background Check

Why It Matters: Dr. Leonard's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    New York University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Internship Hospital
    Long Island Jewish Hillside

    Completed in 1979

  • Residency Hospital
    Long Island Jewish Hillside

    Completed in 1982

  • Undergraduate School
    New York University

    Graduated in 1974

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Leonard does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Leonard and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

You've got options

We're finding other great Providers for you to consider.