Lawrence Leichman at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Lawrence P. Leichman, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

stomach cancer, head and neck cancer, colon cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, gallbladder cancer, rectal cancer, liver cancer, AIDS-related malignancies, pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer, esophageal cancer
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Pancreatic Cancer, Esophageal Cancer



  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Dir Sec of GI Malignancies Div of Hematology & Onc

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1979
  • Fellowship, Wayne State University, Medical Oncology
  • 1973
  • MD from Wayne State University


Locations and Appointments

59 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • 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
  • 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: 212-731-5180

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.


  • Significantly Worse Colostomy-Free Survival in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Positive Patients After Definitive Chemoradiation for Anal Cancer

    Grew, D; Bitterman, D; Leichman, C; Leichman, L; Du, K 2014 SEP 1; S398-S399, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics — id: 1313762, year: 2014, page: S398
  • NO147: The Giving Tree

    Leichman, Lawrence 2014 Jul; 637-638, Journal of the National Cancer Institute — id: 1042332, year: 2014, page: 637, stat: Editorial
  • The current status of neoadjuvant therapy for esophageal cancer

    Lin, Daniel; Leichman, Lawrence 2014 Summer; 102-109, Seminars in thoracic & cardiovascular surgery — id: 1369242, year: 2014, page: 102, stat: Journal Article
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