Dr. Karen Leitner, MD

Dr. Karen Leitner, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Karen Leitner, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Newtonville, MA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 2002 and specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics.

62 Withington Rd

Newtonville, MA 02460

Contact Information

(617) 575-5570

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Leitner's Experience

Dr. Leitner'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dizziness
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Vertigo

7  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leitner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leitner's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Leitner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I saw Dr Leitner at my local UC centre where she works sometimes, I can't praise her enough. She's by far one of the kindest and most considerate health providers I have met, and she really listened to me and made me feel at ease. I highly, highly recommend her!
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I can't say enough about dr. Leitner. I have stage iv metestatic breast cancer. Dr. Leitner was with me all the way, staying in close touch with my other caregivers, even visiting me in other hospitals to make sure i was getting the right care. She is not only the best doctor ive ever had but is...more
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She started as one of the better doctors I have had. Initial appointment was great but over time, she lost interest in me and my health. I would go months without seeing her when she was away during her pregnancies (which I do not blame her for taking time off) but it's very hard to be passed...more
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Saw her for an urgent care visit. Felt very connected to her and chose her for my doctor the very next week. Have seen her several times since and am very happy with her care.
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Dr. L. is an excellent doctor. She has always given me great advice and support. She was very encouraging during my time of self doubt. Always took the time to listen to my concerns and we worked together to get many health issues under control. I used to feel very anxious about doctor visits but...more
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