Dr. Leon Scrimmager, MD

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150 Broadway, Suite 1115, New York, NY, 10038
800 2nd Ave, Corner of 42nd Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY, 10017
470 Lenox Ave, Suite 1P, New York, NY, 10037

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Dr. Leon Scrimmager has been hailed as one of New York and New Jersey's Top Doctors and has a reputation for being one of the city's most reputable physicians. Dr. Leon attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and continued education at Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center. Dr. Leon is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a professional member of the American Society of Addiciton medicine as well as the Manhattan Central Medical Society. Dr. Leon received the award for New York and New Jersey Top Doctors in 2007. He is also fluent in English and Spanish.

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My visit today went very well. Healthy lifestyle choices for a better me.

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Great! I decided to make him my primary

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I felt that it was a good visit. The doctor was nice and did answer all of my questions. I only did not like that my Appt is at 12:45 but I am not seen until 2pm. He saw another person before me that came after me, but I assume that's the issue with all doctors by other than that it was good.

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Very pleasant, professional, and caring. He thinks ahead and really cared about the well-being off the patient.

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Easygoing to talk to about health concerns. Also gave feedback and suggestions for the future.

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It was cery professional and i was seen at my appointment time. He was patient and detailed and my visit didnt feel rushed at all.

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He's a great doctor very hands on always willing to recommend other treatments alternatives

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My visit with Dr. Scrimmager was excellent. He was very thorough and professional. He informed me of all of the relevant issues surrounding my short term and long term health. I would recommend him to anyone seeking a physician.

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Dr. Scrimmager was thorough, courteous and professional. I am new to the area and he offered to make recommendations for other medical services such as vision and ob gyn. I found him to have the right balance of personal and professional.

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The visit went well, Dr Scrimmager showed concern for my overall health, his office is small, but I feel very comfortable there.

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Straight and to the point .He was very courteous and smart.Take the time to make me relax .Didnt feel rushed .!!!

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It was a thorough visit

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Visit was very good. His professionalism is great.

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The office workers were pleasant. Dr. Scrimmager is accurate and very helpful and not judgmental as some doctors can be.

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Very thorough doctor. I've gone to him for years. My parents see him as well. However, be prepared to wait at least a half an hour...

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The office was not very nice, and Dr. Schrimmager was very quiet and inpersonable. The visit was efficient and I got what I needed, but will be looking for a different GP.

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Dr. Scrimmager has been my Internist for a number of years, and his service has always been top- notched. What I appreciate most is his attention to preventive care.

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My time spent with the doctor was excellent. He looked into all aspects of my health, asked questions about new feelings and gave insight to my problem and suggestions for better self-cre.

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It was great. Extremely professional

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Amazing patient doctor

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Great customer service by the receptionist. Overall, very professional.

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As usual the doc was thorough.

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Very disappointing experience He apparently lost my blood test, never call me back or give me any update and still waiting for the results after one month and half by calling his office twice a day. Absolutely unacceptable

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Very go visit, we reviewed my most recent test results. Also, he spoke with me about the need to follow-up with prevention techniques. This is what i like about our visits he encourages me to stay vigilant.

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Dr. Scrimmager is always on his game. We have cultivated a great doctor patient relationship that leaves me feeling very comfortable. I couldn't ask for a better primary care physician!

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Dr. Scrimmager was very pleasant and professional. The wait time was reasonable. He discussed his concerns and explained the importance of keeping appointments and good health.

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Excellent doctor and a pleasant person.

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My appointment was good as usual. What I like about Dr, Scrimmager is that when I describe a symptom or problem; he shares with me the need to treat it and to follow up. I need that kind of encouragement as I tend to procrastinate.

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The appointment was early in the morning. The doctor was on time. Everything went well...

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I went to get a check-up and I think he forgot to do the actual check-up. Told him about my sinuses, he had no advice. He kept checking his phone the whole time. He mentioned that I had an enlarged throat (whatever that means) and asked me if I stopped breathing while I was sleep (and I'm like not that I'm aware - I can't really monitor myself while Im sleep!). I had to remind him to take my weight and height. Then he brought in a little cheap scale. He didn't do anything that I remember getting done the last time I had a physical except check my blood pressure! Not to mention the elevators weren't working so I had to walk up 6 flights of stairs only to find out that he was actually in the other wing of the building so I had to go back down 6 flights. Furthermore he took blood samples from me and stated he would call me in a week but I have yet to hear from him.

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Relatively short wait, courteous and professional bedside manner. Answered all my questions and has reassuring tone.

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Doctor Scrimmager is a very diligent doctor. He keeps me informed on my health issues.

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He always treats me with the utmost respect and custom tailors his treatment to my specific case. I couldn't be more pleased to have found Dr. Scrimmager!

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As always he keeps me informed and his recommendations towards my health has always been on point. I count on him to keep me healthy and I value his word.

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As always it's a pleasure when it comes to my visit with doctor Leon Scrimmager. Doctor Scrimmager is a caring, thoughtful, and a very thorough doctor when it comes to his patient's. He's very diligent in explaining the health issues of his patient's, and what they need to do to correct their health issues. I am very proud to have a great doctor like him. keep up the great work doctor scrimmager.

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Very gpos visit.

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the office wasn't crowded so, I was able to enter a room less than five minutes of arrival. however, it took a while before I actually met with the doctor. over thirty minutes passed my appointment and I'm not sure if that's due to the doctor being on break or still with another patient.

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Very Pleasant with my visit. Just not to happy with his Nurse.

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very informative, and helpful.

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