Dr. Nilsa Leiva, MD

Dr. Nilsa Leiva, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Nilsa Leiva, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of New South Wales, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

3904 Cortez Rd W

Bradenton, FL 34210

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Leiva's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dementia or Depression Screening
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva performs Dementia or Depression Screening more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Leiva performs this procedure more than 89% of her peers

Diabetic Polyneuropathy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva treats Diabetic Polyneuropathy more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Leiva treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Polyneuropathy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva treats Polyneuropathy more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Leiva treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Healthcare America Medical Group we provide the highest quality medical service for the Entire Family. We meet your health needs with a variety of primary care physicians and specialists in a 65,000 sq ft facility that includes the latest imaging and diagnostic equipment, clinical laboratory, physical therapy, and a pharmacy.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • San Juan De Dios Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Lincoln Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 2002
    Jackson Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1992
    University Of New South Wales, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Latin American Congress of cardiology, 1994
  • Elected/Award among PGYII residents for a sponsored elective at St. VIncent Hospital, 1995
  • First place in research presented to the Congress of Internal Medicine of Guatemala, 1995
  • Second Place in research works presented to the Guatemalan Meeting of Cardiology, 1995

Dr. Leiva's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leiva

4.2

Based on 60 reviews

5 Stars
71.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(2)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(8)

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Very kind caring doctor. She listens to her patient's concerns and needs. Spends time with you and her staff are always friendly.
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Dr Nilsa Leiva is wonderful. She is caring and also efficient, I would not want to see anyone else. When I was in hospital with pneumonia her husband Dr Lloyd Leiva came to see how I was every day. This is a great family practice.
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Dr. Nilsa Leiva has a wonderful "bedside" manner. She is an excellent listener and never makes me feel rushed during my appointment. She is both skillful and understanding, and has greatly improved treatment of two specific medical issues for me. I have been her patient since 2014. I would...Read More
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Dr. Levia found and treated a condition that had bee with me for some time. She is careing, always willing to tak time to listen and always there when you need her. Very skillful.
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Dr, Lieva listens and discusses my concerns. I feel she has true concerns about my health. She answers my questions and discusses any problem I may have. She assures me about my state of health and encourages me to discuss my questions.
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Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Humana
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare
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