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About Dr. Leon C Hwang

Dr. Leon C Hwang, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Gaithersburg, MD, with another office in Washington, DC. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology & Oncology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Hwang has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Leon C Hwang is Excellent. Dr. Leon C Hwang has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Leon C Hwang is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

655 Watkins Mill Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
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Kaiser Permanente Capitol Hill Medical Center

700 2nd St NE
Washington, DC 20002
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Specialties

Dr. Leon C Hwang has the following 2 specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Leon C Hwang has the following 8 expertise

  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Myeloma
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Leukemia
  • Blood Cancer
  • Lymphoma

Dr. Leon C Hwang has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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A Superb Physician

If you need an oncologist, you want Dr. Hwang. Brilliant, caring, open to your concerns and suggestions -- he's the epitomy of excellence in medicine. Cancer treatment isn't fun, but since I had to do it, I really could not have been more pleased with the experience.

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Incredible Doctor!
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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014, 2015)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Education

    27 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School

    Graduated in 1991

  • Johns Hopkins Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Leon C Hwang accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Kaiser - MidAtlantic
    • Kaiser Permanente MidAtlantic

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