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Gastroenterologist (digestive), Pediatric Specialist
34 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Alan Leichtner, FAAP, MD is board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Colitis
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Malabsorption Syndromes
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Leichtner graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Crohn Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Boston Magazine Top Doctors 2011 , December 2011
Awarded Rotch Service Award , 1993
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Boston™ (2009)


Dr. Leichtner has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Steward Good Samaritan Med Ctr 
  • Metrowest Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Alan Michael Leichtner FAAP and MD is a male Pediatric Gastroenterologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Alan M. Leichtner practice?
Dr. Alan Leichtner has 2 office locations.
Dr. Alan Leichtner practices Pediatric Gastroenterology near Boston, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Lexington, MA.
See Boston Gastroenterologists.