Dr. Joseph Leberer, MD

Dr. Joseph Leberer, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Joseph Leberer, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Amherst, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Buffalo Medical Group

4955 N Bailey Ave Ste 200

Amherst, NY 14226
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health

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Top Care Areas

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Buffalo Genl
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leberer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Kenmore Mercy Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Leberer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leberer to family and friends
4.6
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Leberer's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Amherst, NY |
Dr. Leberer is the best. He is extremely caring and very thorough. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for the very best in this field!!!
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Kalamazoo, MI |
This doctor is quick to leave examination room. Short answers to my questions. Bedside manner is abrupt. I found his follow-up care to be troubling
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Buffalo, NY |
I would recommend Dr. Leberer to anyone. I had tremendous confidence in him going in to my surgery. He truly cares about his patients and spends significant time answering questions and explaining things. I always felt like I was in great hands while I was under his care.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Leberer accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Independent Health
    Encompass

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Hospitals where Dr. Leberer has admitting privileges

Kenmore Mercy Hospital
2950 Elmwood Ave
Kenmore, NY 14217
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