Dr. Jody Leonardo, MD

Dr. Jody Leonardo, MD

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Dr. Jody Leonardo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Drexel Univ Coll Of Med in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3 Gates Cir

Buffalo, NY 14209

Contact Information

(716) 887-5200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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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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Dr. Leonardo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leonardo treats Hydrocephalus more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Leonardo treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leonardo treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Leonardo treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leonardo treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Leonardo treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Leonardo's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jody Leonardo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Drexel Univ Coll Of Med in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2002
    Drexel Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    2002

Dr. Leonardo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leonardo

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Leonardo's Performance
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Very arrogant and unprofessional. Cost me a year of my life because of her pride and misjudgement. She spoke to me like you would NOT believe . Told me it wasn't her job to give me my life back . Told me she wasn't going to operate on my back . Was offended because i git pushed into her office on...Read More
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Excellent rapport with my husband and I. Took time to explain my condition and plan of care. We did not feel hurried or intimidated at all. I feel very fortunate to have her for my care and trust she will do what is best for me.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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