Dr. Samuel Leon, MD

Dr. Samuel Leon, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Samuel Leon, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in St Louis Park, MN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.

6500 Excelsior Blvd

St Louis Park, MN 55426

Contact Information

(952) 993-3123

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Leon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ulcer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Ulcerative Colitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Leon'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

68  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leon's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leon to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Leon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have had three colonoscopies done by Dr. Leon. He is kind, gentle, and explains his findings and recommended treatments and answers all questions. All in all, as good an experience as a colonoscopy can be. Highly recommend.
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I have known Dr. Leon for 16 years, and in that time he has performed three critical GI tests for me. As a founding physician of MN Gastroenterology, he has wonderful credentials and communication skills, and works with an equally gifted nursing staff (although I have only met with him at his...more
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My sister has dementia and is not able to speak for herself appropriately; I am her legal Health Care Agent. She swallowed an object that is lodged in her small intestine. Dr. Leon did a colonoscopy which the hope was he would find & remove the object, causing potential serious consequences. He...more
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