Dr. Leonard Lichtenstein, MD

Dr. Leonard Lichtenstein, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Leonard Lichtenstein, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in internal medicine and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

135 Rutledge Ave Fl 8

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 876-0888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Lichtenstein's Experience

Dr. Lichtenstein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

59  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Ursinus College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Med University Sc Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Rapid Availability of Hemoglobin A1C Value in the Care of Patients with Diabetes., 2001
  • Why Students Choose a Primary Care or Nonprimary Care Career., 1994
  • Association between third year medicine students' abilities to organize hypotheses about patients' problems and to order appropriate diagnostic tests., 1991
  • Thyroid function and treatment strategies in affective illness., 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lichtenstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lichtenstein to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lichtenstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Arrogant, rude, blustery, unsteady, impulsive, slavishly panders to his generally lazy nursing staff, traumatized even quite elderly patient with his disgraceful bombastic threatening tantrums and rants. Be warned.....tolerate him at a sustantial risk.
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Dr. Lichtenstein is one of the best physicians we've ever encountered. He cares, looks into all options and possibilities, explains everything, and spends as much time with you as you need. I truly feel very blessed to have him on our side.
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