Dr. Leena Kansal, MD

Dr. Leena Kansal, MD

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Dr. Leena Kansal, MD is a neurology specialist in San Diego, CA. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and specializes in neurology.Read her story

4510 Executive Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kansal performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Epilepsy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Seizure Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Kansal's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kansal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kansal "Leena Kansal is an assistant professor of neurology with clinical and research focus in Epilepsy. She began her training at Jefferson Medical College where she received the Arthur Krieger Memorial Prize in Neurology. She completed an internship in internal medicine at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Afterwards, she did a residency in neurology with the UC San Diego Department of Neurosciences. During this time, she was a recipient of the Golden Neuron Award for an outstanding resident, and she served as chief resident. Upon completing residency, she did a fellowship in neurophysiology with a focus in epilepsy at the UC San Diego Epilepsy Center."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

66  Conditions Treated

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3  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.

Education

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Uc San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uc San Diego, Epilepsy Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Uc San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kansal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kansal's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kansal to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kansal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This dr is very cold and loves to suspend people's drivers license in every opportunity she can. Meeting her for the first time, she would ask if you had any seizures in the last 6 months. If you say yes, BAM! She races around and report to suspend your license immediately. No chance for...more
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