Dr. Leway Chen, MD

Dr. Leway Chen, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
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Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Leway Chen, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology doctor who practices in Rochester, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

2400 Clinton Ave S Bldg G

Rochester, NY 14618

Contact Information

(585) 275-2475

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Cardiomyopathy
normal
more than 68% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 60% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
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more than 45% of peers

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Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ventricular Assist Device

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

  • Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Framingham Heart Study
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Univ Wa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Va Puget Sound Hlth Care
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chen to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 3
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Dr. Chen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chen accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Chen has admitting privileges

Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
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