Dr. Leonard Kristal, MD

Dr. Leonard Kristal, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Leonard Kristal, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1986 and specializes in pediatric dermatology.

1318 Stony Brook Rd Ste 200

Stony Brook, NY 11790

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

7  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Childrens Hospital Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kristal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kristal's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kristal to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kristal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

If you enjoy waiting over an hour to see a doctor, this is he doctor for you. It’s inexcusable.
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Very knowledgeable and patient. My son saw him many times for various issues and I was always pleased with the results. Great dr.
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Dr. Kristal is very pleasant, but The wait time is long and I always feel rushed. I wish he would take mire time to talk things out.
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Friendly Doctor, listens to you patiently unlike Drs from advanced dermatology 11507
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My children have seen Dr. Kristal several times. He is the best dermatologist I have seen. He explains all, listens, answers questions, takes time with the children and you never feel rushed. He is friendly and looks at you when he speaks. I have seen other dermatologists, personally, that make...more
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