Dr. Gisela Garcia-Leyva, MD

Dr. Gisela Garcia-Leyva, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Gisela Garcia-Leyva, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. She graduated from U Natl Autonoma Of Mex in 1972 and specializes in psychiatry.

211 4th Ave N

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

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very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 90% of peers
Schizoaffective Disorder
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

43  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U Natl Autonoma Of Mex
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garcia-Leyva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Garcia-Leyva's Reviews

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8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Garcia-Leyva's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

No medical records were ever provided, even after numerous requests. Totally illegal and unprofessional. In todays day, physicians still have hand written notes only? No front desk stuff available. Phone calls are returned after 2-3 days, always anonymously. Numerous times, Dr. Garcia-Leyva wasn't...more
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If this woman is any indication of the standards that our country is holding our mental health professionals to, then we are all in trouble. Inhumane, careless and malicious. This is truly someone who should be reported and forced to cease practicing. Not surprising that the hospital she works in...more
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Don't waste your time! She forgot appt. date/time, never answers her phone, all calls go to voicemail. She cancelled first appt. and did not, in any way, seem to care about my husband's health care needs. Had to call and leave three messages on three different dates to schedule initial appt. She...more
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