Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD

Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 48

Accepting new patients

Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ettinger to book an appointment.


Hackensack Meridian Medical Group Pediatric Nephrology

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(201) 257-5041
Medical Group Pediatric Nephrology Hackensack30 Prospect Ave Hackensack, NJ 07601

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Ettinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nephrotic Syndrome

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ettinger treats Nephrotic Syndrome more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Ettinger treats this condition more than 28% of his peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ettinger treats Proteinuria more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Ettinger treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Ettinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(201) 257-5041

Dr. Ettinger accepts the following insurance:

National (BlueCard) PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

“We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered...Read more


  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics


Albert Einstein Coll Med
Fellowship Hospital
Mt Sinai Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
Dartmouth U/Chldrns Hosp
Residency Hospital
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School


  • English
  • Spanish


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (201) 257-5041, and for other questions, call (551) 996-8228.

Does Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ettinger has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ettinger frequently treats Nephrotic Syndrome, Proteinuria, and Acidosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ettinger treats.

Where is Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD's office located?

Dr. Ettinger's office is located at 30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Leigh Ettinger, MD speak?

Dr. Ettinger speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ettinger is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Hackensack University Medical Center

Hackensack, NJ

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

10 Awards Received