Dr. Scott A. Leckman, MD

Dr. Scott A. Leckman, MD

General Surgery | Male | 63 years old

To provide comprehensive and up to date surgical care for people in a thoughtful, caring and compassionate manner.Read more

Scott Leckman, MD FACS TC
1220 E 3900 S Ste 3G
Salt Lake City, UT 84124 Get Directions
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in Riverton, UT |
Great Doctor. Explained things well. Show genuine concern before and after the surgery. Followup easy to get apppointment
in West Jordan, UT |
Staff got me in same day. I was in a lot of pain due to my gallbladder. Dr Leckman was kind enough and added me on to have surgery the next day. I feel 100% better.
in West Jordan, UT |
Dr. Leckman was an incredible surgeon. He made such a small incision and it has healed so well, you can't even tell that i had surgery in that area. Dr. Leckmans staff was equally amazing. They were sympathetic and understanding to my scheduling needs. I highly recommend Dr. Leckman to my friends and family.
in West Valley, Utah |
I hospitalized by the ER for appendicitis, and I met Dr. Leckman. He didn't think I had appendicitis and ran labs on me several times. labs were perfectly normal. Dr Leckman discharged me and a day later I emailed him. within half hour of my email his office called me and scheduled me for an office visit on the following day. Dr Leckman decided to remove my appendix after all just to be safe. The next day after surgery Dr Leckman told my wife I did not have normal appendicitis but it was bad.
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Dr. Leckman's Care Philosophy

To provide comprehensive and up to date surgical care for people in a thoughtful, caring and compassionate manner.

Dr. Leckman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendicitis
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Atresia, Intrahepatic, Non Syndromic Form
  • Biliary Atresia, Intrahepatic, Syndromic Form
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Lipomas
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Mastodynia
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Utah School Of Med Salt Lake City Ut

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Utah School Of Med Salt Lake City Ut

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    American College Of Surgeons

    Completed in 1984

  • Undergraduate School
    Stanford

    Graduated in 1975

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair