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 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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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
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
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
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 Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
40.74074074074074%
(11)

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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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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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Cigna PPO
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Choice Care PPO
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