Browse Health
Geriatrician, General Practitioner
24 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bennett Leifer, Geriatrician, General Practitioner is Excellent. Dr. Leifer has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.1
  • Currently 2.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.8
  • Currently 2.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars

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 3 awards.

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


Dr. Leifer has 2 hospital affiliations:

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


  • Spanish

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Anne-Marie Levan

Family Medicine
26 years experience
Midland Park, NJ

Dr. Traian Zisu

20 years experience
Ridgewood, NJ

Dr. Anuradha Nagarajan

Internal Medicine
10 years experience
Ridgewood, NJ

Dr. Watutantrige Dealwis

37 years experience
Ridgewood, NJ

Dr. Eui Yoon

35 years experience
Ridgewood, NJ

Dr. Eui-Sun Yoon

35 years experience
Ridgewood, NJ
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Bennett Philip Leifer MD is a male Internist, has 24 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.