Dr. Peter Leport, MD

Dr. Peter Leport, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Peter Leport, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in bariatric surgery, bariatric medicine, and more.

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)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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

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3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Peter Leport, MD
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...Read More
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Doug in Ontario, CA – May 24, 2017
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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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