Dr. Leonel Hunt, MD

Dr. Leonel Hunt, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
(32)
Save
Dr. Leonel Hunt, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

444 S San Vicente Blvd Ste 800

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 423-9900

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hunt

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sacrum Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hunt'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

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

81  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
Less
Read Less

13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Mary's Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hunt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hunt does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hunt and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hunt's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hunt to family and friends
32 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hunt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Hunt first impressed me with the fact that he wanted to try all other treatments before he actually did surgery. To be blunt his motivation was obviously not to make money but to insure my health first and foremost. Only after all other options were exhausted did he agree to do surgery. Dr....more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Hunt was the best choice for my recent spinal surgery. He was honest, answered all of my questions which were extensive and explained the entire procedure. I was comfortable I my decision. It's been 2 weeks and I'm pleased with my progress. You won't go wrong if you are faced with needing...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Hunt was the best choice for my spine surgery. Dr. Hunt along with his staff were caring and informative throughout the entire process.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Excellent Dr. I came to see him from Mexico City and it was the best decision ever, I had a surgery with him because I was with a lot of pain, numbness and tingling in my left arm and after surgery all of those were gone! He's not only a great Dr but also an amazing human being and he treats...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Love this doctor! Don't give up, just come see Dr. Hunt. Whether it is your 1st, 2nd or 10th opinion, it will be your last one. He is the best. Most importantly, you will trust his care. He will help you, I promise.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Hunt
Are you Dr. Hunt?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(42)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(41)
Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(25)
Orthopedic Surgery
(18)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(26)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(65)
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
(8)
Orthopedic Surgery
(10)
Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(1)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(32)