Lawrence Leichman at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Lawrence P. Leichman, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

AIDS-related malignancies, gallbladder cancer, colon cancer, pancreatic cancer, stomach cancer, rectal cancer, colorectal cancer, head and neck cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, esophageal cancer, liver cancer
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  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Dir Sec of GI Malignancies Div of Hematology & Onc
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology), 1983
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1977
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Wayne State University, Medical Oncology, 1979
  • MD from Wayne State University, 1973

Locations and Appointments

64 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Medical Oncology Associates

160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5770

NYU Medical Oncology Associates

550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-652-1922

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My Research

Research in Clinical Trials in Gastrointestinal Malignancies testing. The molecular profiles of these cancers to determine the best treatment.


  • Comparison of anal cancer outcomes in public and private hospital patients treated at a single radiation oncology center

    Bitterman, Danielle S; Grew, David; Gu, Ping; Cohen, Richard F; Sanfilippo, Nicholas J; Leichman, Cynthia G; Leichman, Lawrence P; Moore, Harvey G; Gold, Heather T; Du, Kevin L
    Journal of gastrointestinal oncology. 2015 Oct. 6 (5): 524-533

  • Selective sensitization of Ras-mutant (Ras-m) cancer cells to DNA-damaging chemotherapy by Wee1 inhibition with AZD1775. [Meeting Abstract]

    Grabocka, Elda; Choi, Mark; Cohen, Deirdre Jill; Godin, Robert; Leichman, Lawrence P; Bar-Sagi, Dafna
    Journal of clinical oncology. 2015 MAY 20. 33 (15): ?-?

  • HIV Infection Is Associated With Poor Outcomes for Patients With Anal Cancer in the Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Era

    Grew, David; Bitterman, Danielle; Leichman, Cynthia G; Leichman, Lawrence; Sanfilippo, Nicholas; Moore, Harvey G; Du, Kevin
    Diseases of the colon & rectum. 2015 Dec. 58 (12): 1130-1136

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