Dr. Peter Leport, MD

Dr. Peter Leport, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Leport, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Fountain Valley, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

18111 Brookhurst St # 5600

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Contact Information

(714) 861-4666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Stomach Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
7

Conditions Treated

  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Obesity
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
14

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Harpur College-S.U.N.Y.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • SUNY State University Hospital Of Brooklyn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • State University Of New York
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leport has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leport's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leport to family and friends
3.6
based on 23 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Leport's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Ontario, CA |
Wow, I don’t know even where to start with this group. I was referred by my primary doctor and was told I was an excellent canadate for this surgery. I was accepted. Went to all my appointments, completed everything. Did everything I was asked to do. Completed all the tasks I was asked to do. Never missed an appointment, On their advice I even saw 2 specialists and was cleared by both. I had a year and a month invested in this. Tonight Dr Leporte himself called and just said we don’t want to d
Costa Mesa, CA |
He is an amazing man... He saved my life and I will be forever grateful. So thankful for his experience and expertise. I can honestly say, I trust him with my life.... His whole staff for the matter!!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Leport accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Leport has admitting privileges

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
17100 Euclid St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
18111 Brookhurst St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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