Dr. Kathleen Van Leeuwen, MD

Dr. Kathleen Van Leeuwen, MD

Pediatric Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(7)
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Dr. Kathleen Van Leeuwen, MD is a pediatric surgery doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

1919 E Thomas Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

(602) 933-0777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Care Credit
  • Cigna
  • CRS
  • 13 More

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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more than 47% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 39% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Appendicitis
  • Asthma
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Obesity
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Columbia Univ. Col. Of Phy. & Surg.
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Michigan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Leeuwen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Leeuwen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Leeuwen to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Van Leeuwen's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Queen Creek, AZ |
Our 9 year old son had an ambilical hernia surgery done by her. Dr Graziano was our second doctor to see regarding this procedure. She was incredible with our son and explaining the procure to him, my wife and myself. She really made him feel comfortable and ease any of our concerns.
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in Ann Arbor, MI |
Dr. Graziano did nothing less than save my life. In her residency at U of M Mott, she removed a cantaloupe sized benign teritoma from my chest. A very difficult surgery near very vital organs. That was 10 years ago now, and I know she is continuing to change lives for the better at Phoenix. I am 25...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Van Leeuwen accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Care Credit
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • CRS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • LifeWise
  • Maricopa Managed Care
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare POS
    PacifiCare PPO

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