Dr. Leyla El-Choufi, MD

Dr. Leyla El-Choufi, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Leyla El-Choufi, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from NEW YORK MED COLL in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

820 Saint Sebastian Way

Augusta, GA 30901

Contact Information

(706) 774-7760

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. El-Choufi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Graves' Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. El-Choufi'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

  • 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*

51  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • NEW YORK MED COLL
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Columbia P&S
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El-Choufi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Choufi's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Choufi to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. El-Choufi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I love her she tells you alot and help's out I have the new insulin pump and it works great
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I scheduled an appointment in October of 2016 and the first available for a new patient was March 2017. I received the paperwork from the office in the mail after I scheduled and it says to call 3 days prior to your appointment to confirm. I called on a Monday for a Thursday appointment and was...more
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Her patient's needs are her top concerns and she is the best Physician we've ever had the pleasure of visiting. #1 in Endocrinology
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As a type 1 diabetic, I've seen Dr. El-Choufi once in the past 3 years. I've had 8 appointments in these 3 years that have all been cancelled by her. I was out of refills so I called her nurse on Friday and was told they would order insulin immediately. It's Wednesday and not only has my pharmacy...more
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While a great doctor, getting an appointment, even for established patient is almaost impossible. Would love to recommend, but rarely will people be able to get in.
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