Dr. Irene Leech, MD

Dr. Irene Leech, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Irene Leech, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. She specializes in internal medicine.


125 E 8th St Ste 100

Long Beach, CA 90813
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Leech's Experience

Dr. Leech's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Leech "Improve the quality of a patient's life Preventive medicine Compassionate care Health education"

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

38  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Boston University, magna cum laude with distinction, Phi Beta Kappa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Metrohealth Med Center pulmonary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leech has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. Mary Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Leech is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Leech's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leech to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Leech'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 (2)

Never wait less than 2hrs. have waited up to 4 hrs. several times. They don't answer phone, only tell you via automated message to call back if they don't return your call. Have to call many times to even get a call back. She is ALWAYS late. Provides no in office services. You will have to go...more
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Dr. Leech is extremely knowledgable and thorough. I respect her knowledge and compassionate care. As if that isn't enough, her office staff is wonderful as well!
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