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Leon Kurtz, MD

Dr. Kurtz is a gastroenterologist in the NYC area. He is affiliated with The Brooklyn Hospital Center.
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2.4k doctors
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1.2k doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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683 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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491 doctors
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491 doctors
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245 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2.2k doctors
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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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268 doctors
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267 doctors
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133 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more diverticulosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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491 doctors
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490 doctors
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245 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more benign polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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216 doctors
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217 doctors
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108 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more colon polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2.4k doctors
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2.4k doctors
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1.2k doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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656 doctors
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656 doctors
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328 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more gastritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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251 doctors
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252 doctors
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125 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw lipoma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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1.7k doctors
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862 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw obesity patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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2.6k doctors
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2.6k doctors
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1.3k doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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165 doctors
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165 doctors
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82 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw hiatal hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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738 doctors
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737 doctors
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368 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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672 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more acid reflux patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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961 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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2.2k doctors
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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.2k doctors
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1.2k doctors
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607 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more liver condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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682 doctors
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681 doctors
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340 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more hepatitis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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958 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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665 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw birth defects patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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676 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw congenital disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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166 doctors
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166 doctors
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82 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw hepatitis B patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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224 doctors
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224 doctors
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112 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw indigestion patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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410 doctors
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410 doctors
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204 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more hepatitis C patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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196 doctors
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196 doctors
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98 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw H. pylori patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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1.0k doctors
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514 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw more hemorrhage patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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529 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw constipation patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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290 doctors
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290 doctors
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144 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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920 doctors
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920 doctors
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460 doctors
Dr. Kurtz saw inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Kurtz accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Colonoscopy (screening) $766 – 4,103
Sigmoidoscopy $292 – 1,565
Upper endoscopy $1,283 – 4,075

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

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

Preferred Health Partners Downtown Center
447 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
219 miles away
Central Brooklyn Medical Group Kings Highway Center
3245 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11229
218 miles away
Lenox Hill Radiology-ACP Empire
546 Eastern Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11225
220 miles away
Central Brooklyn Medical Group Bedford Center
233 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
220 miles away

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Credentials
  • Sackler School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2003
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

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

  • The Brooklyn Hospital Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • 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
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield