Dr. Leonard Leichus, MD

Dr. Leonard Leichus, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Leonard Leichus, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Tallahassee, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in gastroenterology.

2457 Care Dr Ste D100

Tallahassee, FL 32308

Contact Information

(850) 841-1166

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Barrett's Esophagus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Leichus'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

90  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/18/2013
    Amount or Range: $395,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: LEON COUNTY
    State: 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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Winthrop University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Ia College Med Hosps and Clins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Leichus has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Leichus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leichus' Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leichus to family and friends
64 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (64)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (36)

Dr. Leichus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Good Doctor, the problem I have is he is not seeing patients on Fridays anymore & that is the only day I can come without major inconvenience also I wish he had a full patient portal which would clear up any miss understandings I have about my care plan & info. My condition is complex & i left from...more
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Staff refuses to leave message for Dr. Leichus. Dr. Leichus diagnosed me with a chronic problem, prescribed non-narcodic meds. and the staff insist I must come in to the office to get refills. This doctor has turned into a colonoscopy 'assembly line'.
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This doctor just throws drugs at symptoms without explaining anything. He made rapid fire diagnoses with seemingly no information about my GI history and had little interest in listening to me or answering my questions. He literally walked out of the room as I was asking him things. The ease with...more
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I was so hopeful when I left Dr. Leichus office. He actually listened to me and told me that not many people have my problem but with time he could help me. I had went there thinking that I needed surgery because another GI had told me I probably needed it. Dr. Leichus said surgery would be my last...more
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Not everyone comes to the internet to leave negative reviews, however, I really advise any person considering this physician not discount the numerous negative reviews. He performed a procedure on me and had the nurse explain what would happen. When I showed up for my followup appointment I was...more
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