Dr. Peter Legnani, MD

Dr. Peter Legnani, MD

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Dr. Peter Legnani, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1150 5th Ave Ste 1B

New York, NY 10128

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Legnani's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcerative Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Legnani treats Ulcerative Colitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Legnani treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
Ulcer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Legnani treats Ulcer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Legnani treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Legnani treats Crohn's Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Legnani treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Legnani's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pinworm
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Legnani, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Mt Sinai Sch Me
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Mt Sinai School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
Undergraduate School
2002
1998
1995
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Legnani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Legnani

3.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40.74074074074074%
(11)

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  • Staff friendliness
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I am a physician and my son has been using Dr Legnani for years. He is knowledgeable, ethical, nice, there when you need him. I recommend him highly.
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Dr. Legnani is a compassionate physician who listens to every word when you speak to him and addresses your concerns. I've had UC for 25 years and I trust him with my care. He is extremely knowledgeable and understands IBD. Would highly recommend him and his staff is excellent also.
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He is a compassionate, knowledgable doctor who is willing to go out of his way to assure patients recieve top notch care and accurate diagnoses.
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I have IBD (ulcerative colitis), and Dr. Legnani has helped me get into a lasting remission after several years of severe flares. He really knows all the different treatment options for IBD, how they interact with each other, how to minimize side effects, etc. I have a hard time being open with...Read More
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Inefficient operations structure in the front of the house. Staff can sometimes be unfriendly, but not too bad compared to many. Legnani is very competent, friendly, understanding. Recommend, but they should streamline reservations, arrivals, paperwork. It would also be nice to have some direct...Read More
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