Dr. Leon P. Kavaler, MD


(35 reviews)
Accepting new patients 15 years of experience Easy scheduling


Dr. Leon P. Kavaler, MD is an Internist (Gastroenterologist) in New York, NY. He specializes in Gastroenterology, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Dr. Leon P. Kavaler, MD works at New York Gastroenterology Associates. He is accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Amerihealth, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment with Dr. Leon P. Kavaler, MD...


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out of 5

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out of 5

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11 to 20 minutes

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Aug 13, 2020
A truly great gastroenterologist

I've been seeing Dr. Kavaler for years. I've stayed with him because he treats me as a person, not as a patient. He is one of the most caring doctors I have ever met. He takes time to talk to me, make sure I understand his instructions and the...

R. R.

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Nov 16, 2020
Dr. Kavaler is fantastic in every respect.

Dr. Kavaler is thoughtful, attentive and professional in every respect. I hold him in the highest regard.

Stephen R.

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Nov 30, 2020
Outstanding experience

Recent colonoscopy and upper endoscopy was great- painless, efficient, highly professional.

H. K.

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About Dr. Leon P. Kavaler, MD


  • Gastroenterology

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish



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Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • State University Of New York, Upstate Medical University


  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital


  • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • Gastroenterology


New York Gastroenterology Associates

68 E 86Th St,

New York, NY 10028


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