Dr. Peter Legnani, MD

Dr. Peter Legnani, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Peter Legnani, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 16 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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Top Care Areas

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Crohn's Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ulcerative Colitis
high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

75  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

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

  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mt Sinai Sch Me
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Legnani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Legnani

3.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
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4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40.74074074074074%
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I am a physician and my son has Crohn's Disease. We have been seeing Dr Legnani for years and he is one of the finest doctors I know. He is very knowledgeable, caring and a special human being. I recommend him highly.
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Richard Reiser – May 28, 2018
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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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E Schinina in Staten Island NY – Dec 10, 2017
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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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N in New York, NY – Oct 27, 2017
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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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Jennifer in New York, NY – May 08, 2016
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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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Malcolm in Brooklyn, NY – Feb 26, 2016
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