Dr. Leslie Leighton

Primary Care, Internal Medicine
NE Atlanta, GA
42 years experience male

Locations

Office

NE Atlanta, GA

Address

1375 Harvard Road, NE Atlanta, GA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Multiplan PPO

Peachtree Gastroenterology PC

ATLANTA

Leslie Leighton, MD

ATLANTA

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Languages spoken

English, German

Doctor Q&A

518 Answers
105 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Need treatment: If gout need treatment with colchicine or prednisone. Would consult your primary care for evaluation and treatment. If gout unlikely to get better o ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Nausea, vomiting: Usually morning sickness with nausea and vomiting. Abdominal swelling and missed period.
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Testimonials
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Feb 21, 2018
There are not enough words to describe how incredible Dr. Leighton is. He helped me tremendously with being seen urgently and really caring about what I am dealing with. On a 5 star scale? I say 10!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Leighton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Leighton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you doctor. Not only did you answer my question, you managed to identify what a was really asking. I do appreciate you taking the time to do this. Have a wonderfu...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much! I'm temporarily living in a foreign country, and it was frightening not to be able to ask anyone for medical advice. I feel very relieved now.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for the advise. I knew not to take one with a stimulant, but hoping something else might be okay. Oh well! Thanks again.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1978MD

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
MD

Residency

BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER
Completed 1981

Virtual Visit Ratings

4.8
186 ratings

20 top reviews

30-year-old male
Nov 9, 2020 Acworth, GA
The Dr was nice and professional.
25-year-old female
Nov 9, 2020 Hinesville, GA
Very quick and easy appointment! Dr. Leighton was very knowledgeable. Thank you!!
32-year-old male
Nov 8, 2020 Snellville, GA
Quick and informative
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