Dr. Leslie Dean, MD

Dr. Leslie Dean, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Leslie Dean, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

3831 Piper St Ste S220

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 563-3145

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hands
normal
more than 70% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
normal
more than 69% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 57% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture

11  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • Bates College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Chicago Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • The Hand Center Of San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dean has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dean's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dean to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Dean's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Dean is rude. She explains things quickly. She shows no compassion nor empathy . I asked what type of incision would be made and she rattled off " I cut you there, there and there, spoken in 3 seconds. I responded with " when my right hand was operated on they only made 2 small incision's....more
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Distrustful to patients sarcastic and rude
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Rude to staff and patients especially female patients, basically a psychopath
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I have had 4 surgerys with Dr. Dean, each worked wonderfully, she is a very understanding, and explains everything to you.
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