Leon Kavaler, MD

Leon Kavaler, MD

Leon Kavaler, MD


Leon Kavaler, MD, is one of the board-certified gastroenterologists practicing at New York Gastroenterology Associates, which is located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

In addition to being board-certified, Dr. Kavaler is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. He earned his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical Center and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Mount Sinai Hospital. During his residency, he was selected as Chief Medical Resident. He remained at Mount Sinai Hospital to complete his fellowship in gastroenterology, where he continues to play an important role in teaching residents and fellows how to perform colonoscopy and endoscopy.

Dr. Kavaler's interests include colon cancer screening, peptic ulcer disease, acid reflux, and inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Kavaler is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the American Medical Association. He has been selected to New York Super Doctors since 2009.

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