Dr. Leigh Simmons, MD

Dr. Leigh Simmons, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Leigh Simmons, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in internal medicine.

55 Fruit St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 5 More

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Dr. Simmons' Experience

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Dr. Simmons' 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

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

265  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Simmons' 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. simmons is rare combination of intelligence experience, wisdom, and empathy. She really listens and follows up on items discussed in your appointment. We have been seeing her for years and couldn’t be happier with our internist.
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I've been seeing Dr. Simmons for several years now, and she exemplifies the best of what we would expect from a good Dr. She has a very calming, laid-back demeanor and is warm and personable. She listens actively and is honest and direct talking about difficult subjects, but in a way that relays...more
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Dr. Simmons exudes genuine kindness and concern each and every time. I never feel rushed through an appointment. She takes the time to listen to my input and I feel we make healthcare decisions together.
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