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About Dr. Elise R Leonard
Dr. Elise R Leonard, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fort Lauderdale, FL, with another office in Hollywood, FL. She has 40 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Leonard is affiliated with Westside Regional Medical Center and Plantation General Hospital. Dr. Leonard has received 1 award. She speaks English.
Dr. Elise R Leonard has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Elise R Leonard has the following 10 expertise
- Vision Issues
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Exam
Dr. Elise R Leonard is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Dr. Leonard is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
40 Years Experience
New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1978
Li Jewish Medical Center
Dr. Elise R Leonard accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- AvMed Empower
- AvMed Engage
- Avmed Choice
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- Florida Blue BlueOptions
- Florida Blue BlueSelect
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry FL Carelink HMO
- Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
- Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana HMO Select
- Humana National POS
UHC of the River Valley
- Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & Directions
Dr. Elise R Leonard is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Fort Lauderdale, FL.