Dr. Steven Leichter, MD

Dr. Steven Leichter, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Steven Leichter, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1970 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

2425 Brookstone Centre Pkwy

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 322-1700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Leichter'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
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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 Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leichter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leichter's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leichter to family and friends
62 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (32)

Dr. Leichter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Extremely capable and diligent! Dr. Leichter was able to diagnosis and effectively treat my condition after it stumped two 2 other doctors for over a year. Some people complain about his attitude by he is all heart and really cares for his patients and will say things even if patient doesn't want...more
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I just saw Dr Leichter for the first and last time! I dont know if he was having a bad day, but he sure gave me one. I finally got to see him an hour past my appontment time and he came in with attitude. He started out saying I didnt care about my health because of my diet. When I said I did and...more
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Doctor Leichter has been great for my daughter n takes good care of her.
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I had three physicians (different specialties) refer me to Dr. Leichtor because they all believed him to be a bright, very gifted endocrinologist and physician. I have found this to be true. He was able to diagnose and treat effectively several complicated auto-immune disorders. I am very...more
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After a year of care in this office I am seeking a better doctor. On my last four visits Dr Leichter only spoke to me once. He seems real concerned with numbers and charts. Talks into his computer a lot. BUT ABSOLUTELY SUCKS WHEN DEALING WITH PEOPLE. I would highly recommend you keep looking...more
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