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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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Conditions treated

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2.4k doctors
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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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694 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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497 doctors
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496 doctors
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248 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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2.3k doctors
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2.3k 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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272 doctors
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272 doctors
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135 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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499 doctors
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498 doctors
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249 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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220 doctors
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220 doctors
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110 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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2.5k doctors
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2.5k 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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662 doctors
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662 doctors
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330 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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252 doctors
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253 doctors
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126 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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873 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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169 doctors
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168 doctors
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84 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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748 doctors
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748 doctors
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373 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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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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681 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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2.0k doctors
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2.0k doctors
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1.0k 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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2.3k doctors
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2.3k doctors
Top 5%
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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615 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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701 doctors
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701 doctors
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350 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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1.3k doctors
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1.3k doctors
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673 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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168 doctors
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168 doctors
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84 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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1.4k doctors
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1.4k doctors
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685 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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1.9k doctors
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1.9k doctors
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973 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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227 doctors
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227 doctors
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113 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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423 doctors
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424 doctors
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211 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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197 doctors
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198 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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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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535 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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294 doctors
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293 doctors
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146 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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1.0k doctors
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1.0k doctors
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522 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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927 doctors
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927 doctors
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463 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.

Downtown Medical Office - Brooklyn
447 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
219 miles away
Lenox Hill Radiology-acp Kings Highway
3245 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11229
218 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
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2018)

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