Dr. Leonard Kane, MD

Dr. Leonard Kane, MD

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Dr. Leonard Kane, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Frederick, MD. He graduated from UMDNJ Robt W Johnson Med School and specializes in gastroenterology and bariatric medicine.Read his story

85 Thomas Johnson Ct Ste B

Frederick, MD 21702

Contact Information

(301) 663-9440

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantage Care Network (ACN)
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Kane's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kane "AGA Legacy Society Member / AGAF ( American Gastroenterology Association Fellow) / FACG (Fellow American College of Gastroenterology) / ASGE Member / AMA Member / PUBLICATIONS: / Endoscopic Ultrasound in Grading Esophageal Varices : 2005Leonard Kane, Michel Kahaleh, Vanessa M. Shami, Steven H. Caldwell, Carl L. Berg, Khalouck M. Abdrabbo, C. M. Yoshida, Kristin O. Arseneau, and Paul Yeaton. Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia.Comparison Of the Grading Of Esophageal Varices by Transnasal Endoluminal Ultrasound and Esophagogastroduodenoscopy. Clinical Gastroenterology And Hepatology 2005;3:806-810 / Drainage Of Mediastinal Abscess With EUS : 2004Kahaleh M, Yoshida C, Kane L, Yeaton P. Endoscopic ultrasound drainage of a mediastinal abscess.Gastrointest Endosc. Gastrointest Endosc 2004 Jul: 60(1): 167-169. / Endoscopic Ultrasound in Treating Biliary Disease : 2004Kahaleh M, Yoshida C, Kane L, Yeaton P. Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound Cholangiography. Report of 5 cases. Gastrointest Endosc 2004 Jul: 60 (1): 167-169Polyflex stent placement in a benign esophageal stricture : 2003Leonard Kane, Stephen J Bickston, Tarun Mullick, Michel Kahaleh and Paul Yeaton. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 98, S127-S128 (September 2003) / Amyloidosis and Liver Failure : 2002Leonard Kane, M.D., Carl L Berg M.D., M. Beatriz-Lopes, M.D. University of Virginia Health System. Division of Gastroenterology- Hepatology and Department of Pathology. Primary Systemic Amyloidosis Presenting As Cholestatic Jaundice And Liver Failure. Am J of Gastro 2002;97: S187 (Abstract No. 569). / Lymphangiectasia treated with Probiotics Leonard Kane, M.D. *, Stephen J Bickston, M.D. *, Christopher A. Moskaluk M.D., and Fabio Cominneli M.D.*. * Digestive Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia and Department of Pathology, University of Virginia Health System. Chronic Idiopathic Lymphangiectasia Successfully Treated with Probiotic Therapy. ( Abstract accepted in ACG for the 68th Annual Scientific Meeting)"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kane "Leonard E. Kane, MD, FACG, AGAF

I am a good listener and compassionate. I treat all gi diseases involving the Esophagus, Stomach, Pancreas, Liver, Gallbladder, Bile Ducts, Small intestine and colon. PROCEDURES: 1. COLONOSCOPY/ SIGMOIDOSCOPY/ HEMORRHOID treatment 2. EGD to evaluate esophagus. 3 ERCP- advanced procedure to diagnose and treat PANCREATIC cancer, GALLBLADDER/BILE duct, LIVER/ LIVER transplant problems. 4. BRAVO to diagnose/ manage ACID REFLUX 5. CAPSULE Endoscopy 6. LIVER BIOPSY 7. Reshape Balloon placement for weight loss.

Leonard E. Kane, MD, FACG, AGAF"

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Bariatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

117  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Long Island University College Of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UMDNJ Robt W Johnson Med School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Strong Meml Hosp-Roch
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of Virginia Hlth Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kane has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kane's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kane to family and friends
63 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (63)

  • 5
    (53)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Kane'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

Patient Comments (31)

I was having trouble swallowing but thanks to Dr. Kane, he took care of it and now I can have "me some steak again"!!
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I had a horrendous amount of bleeding and could not find a Doctor who could see me immediately, except Dr. Kane!! He gave me an appointment within 3 days and did a Colonoscopy in the next 3 days. He makes an uncomfortable procedure much more pleasant!
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I am happy and grateful for the care that I have received from Dr. Kane and his office staff. I highly recommend him to anyone!
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Dr. Kane is a wonderful doctor. He is warm and caring, and his staff is just wonderful - from the people in the office to the nurses. Everyone is very friendly and cares about your well-being.
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I feel better because of you! Thank you!
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