Dr. Leon Espiritu, MD

Dr. Leon Espiritu, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Leon Espiritu, MD is an urology specialist in New Port Richey, FL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of The East in 1973 and specializes in urology.

5305 Gulf Dr Ste 4

New Port Richey, FL 34652

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Espiritu'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Espiritu "We recognize that good health is a blessing, and that when people have health problems it can be very unsettling. We want you to know that the physicians and staff of Urology Specialists of West Florida are dedicated to your concerns and helping you to recover your health and well-being as quickly as possible. We provide minimally invasive techniques and the most advanced technology for the ideal treatment and fastest recovery."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

47  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of The East
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Espiritu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Espiritu's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Espiritu to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Espiritu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This urologist may not understand English, or should not practice on humans. My father was back and forth with a Foley cath, ( due to Espiritus incompetence) and at his next to last visit, Espiritu and his girl laughed at my dad, telling him to come back after HHC pulled the catheter. Who sneers...more
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