Dr. Ronald Lechan, MD

Dr. Ronald Lechan, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Ronald Lechan, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

800 Washington St

Boston, MA 02111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypopituitarism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Growth Hormone Deficiency
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Lechan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

68  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Tufts New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lechan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lechan's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lechan to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lechan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Wow. Waited a long time for appt. His fellow was great. He was not. Blew off symptoms. He was so condescending. Patients know their body. He wasn't hearing it. Rude Dr. and I am a nurse. Don't hope for a solution, acted like I was a bother.
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I have been a patient of Dr Lechan for 20 years. I trust him completely!
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DR. LECHAN IS AT THE HEAD OF HIS CLASS IN BOSTON. HE IS A GENIUS AT METABOLISM. I HAD A TUMOR REMOVED FROM MY PITUITARY GLAND BY NEUROLOGY AND DR. LECHAN IS MONITORING MY RECOVERY. HIS BEDSIDE MANNER SOMETIMES LEAVES A LITTLE TO BE DESIRED, BUT DO NOT BE AFRAID TO STAND UP FOR YOURSELF. HE WILL...more
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