Dr. Leventhal received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, where he received third-year clerkship honors in medicine. He went on to complete an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago Hospitals, where he was recipient of the Best Bedside Manner Award. He then completed a fellowship in nephrology from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where he stayed on as faculty achieving the rank of assistant professor before leaving to join WPH.
Board certified in nephrology, Dr. Leventhal is involved in clinical research and is the author of many peer-reviewed studies and book chapters, on topics such as novel treatments of chronic kidney disease and glomerulonephritis. He often presents at professional conferences, and is a reviewer for many clinical journals.
Dr. Leventhal provides diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases of the kidney, including acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, diabetic nephropathy, hypertension, proteinuria, glomerulonephritis, and kidney stones (including prevention).
He will see patients at the White Plains Hospital Physician Associates offices at 3379 Crompond Road in Yorktown Heights, and 90 South Ridge Street in Rye Brook.
For appointments and more information, call (914) 849-7060.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, with more than 60,000 patient visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, MD, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk, New Rochelle, Somers and Yorktown Heights; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital received Magnet® designation in 2012 and 2016 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014, 2016 and 2018, and 2019, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades® and in 2019, was the only Hospital in Westchester to be named Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. http://www.wphospital.org