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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(17)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bennett Leifer, Geriatrician, General Practitioner is Excellent. Dr. Leifer has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.6
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Promptness 3.5
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Courteous Staff 3.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 4.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.5
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Follows Up After Visit 4.8
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Bennett Leifer, MD is board certified in Geriatric Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Dementia Related Behavioral Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Leifer graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Leifer has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Valley Hospital 
  • Van Dyk Manor Skilled Nursing Facility, Ridgewood, NJ 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Bennett Philip Leifer MD is a male Internist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Geriatric Medicine.
Where does Dr. Bennett P. Leifer practice?
Dr. Bennett Leifer has 1 office location.
Dr. Bennett Leifer practices Geriatric Medicine near Midland Park, NJ.
See Midland Park Geriatric Doctors.