Dr. Leon Root, MD

Dr. Leon Root, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 89
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Dr. Leon Root, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 57 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1955 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

535 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

(212) 606-1330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Root's Experience

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Dr. Root's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1955
  • Newark Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1956
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1960
  • New York Hospital Spl Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1961

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Root has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Root's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Root to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Root'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
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