Dr. Leonard Saltz, MD

Dr. Leonard Saltz, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Leonard Saltz, MD is a hematology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1983 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

300 E 66th St

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neuroendocrine Tumors
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saltz'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.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • The New York Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • The New York Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Cornell U-The New York Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Rochefellar U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saltz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saltz's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saltz to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Saltz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I am very pleased with the care I have been receiving from Dr. Saltz. His experience and professionalism is most appreciated.
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If you are looking for a compassionate Dr, he is not the one.We went to him because we heard he is the gold standard. Horrible bedside manner and he is cold and abrupt! Every appointment we went to, we walked out feeling like we were on our own and even more depressed than we did walking in. Not...more
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If you are looking for a caring, compassionate doctor to administer your treatment and work with you alongside your family, Dr. Saltzman is not the doctor, I have never received such cold treatment from a doctor. After waiting 4 months for treatment results and traveling 4 hours to meet with him,...more
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Dr saltz had been described to me as the "gold standard" in his field and i put all my trust in him until recently when i found out that he had misdiagnosed me. He had told me 4 years ago that my colon cancer had metasticized to me lung. He didnt want to do a biopsy and said we should wait to see...more
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Using this doctor was a HUGE mistake. His bedside manner is horrible, but we were willing to put up with his terrible attitude thinking we would be getting the best care being that he is head of Gastrointestinal Oncology department in Sloan. Nothing could be farther from the truth! This man was...more
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