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Elkin Galvis Leon, MD

Dr. Galvis Leon is a general surgeon in the Louisville area. He is affiliated with Baptist Health Floyd and 3 more hospitals.
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more broken bone patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more carpal tunnel syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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951 doctors
Dr. Galvis Leon saw more broken hand patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more broken wrist patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more trigger finger patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more peripheral neuropathy patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more neuropathy patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more repetitive stress injury (RSI) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more sprained hand patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more ganglion cyst patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more open wound patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more broken arm patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw sprained joint patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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906 doctors
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452 doctors
Dr. Galvis Leon saw De Quervain's tenosynovitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more osteoarthritis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
Dr. Galvis Leon saw more joint dislocations patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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296 doctors
Dr. Galvis Leon saw tendon rupture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw tennis elbow patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw sprained wrist patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.9k doctors
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951 doctors
Dr. Galvis Leon saw chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more arthritis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw contracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more drug allergies patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw more swelling patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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391 doctors
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw Dupuytren's contracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw burns patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Galvis Leon saw chronic pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw weakness patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Galvis Leon saw gangrene patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Galvis Leon sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
225 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
818 miles away
Kleinert Kutz Surgery Center
3605 Northgate Ct
New Albany, IN 47150
820 miles away
Office
4642 Chamberlain Ln
Louisville, KY 40241
828 miles away
University of Louisville Outpatient Imaging Services
401 E Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
818 miles away

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Credentials
  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia Facultad de Medicina
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1999

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Surgery
    3. Hand Surgery
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    3. Hand Surgery
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Plastic Surgery
    3. Surgery Of The Hand

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Galvis Leon is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Baptist Health Floyd
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Saints Mary and Elizabeth Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Jewish Hospital and St Mary's Healthcare
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • University of Louisville Hospital
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Paramount
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield