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Dr. Jorge Martinez-Leyva, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.4 (19)
Map Pin Small Shreveport, LA
Accepting new patients
55 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Jorge Martinez-Leyva, MD

Dr. Jorge Martinez-Leyva, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Shreveport, LA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 55 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from AUTONOMOUS UNIVERSITY OF SAN LUIS POTOSI / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with WK Pierremont Health Center. Dr. Martinez-Leyva, completed a residency at McGill University. Patients rated Dr. Martinez-Leyva an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Martinez-Leyva works at Practice in Shreveport, LA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Jorge Martinez-leyva MD
    8001 Youree Dr Ste 850, Shreveport, LA 71115 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 798-2623

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  • WK Pierremont Health Center

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    About Dr. Jorge Martinez-Leyva, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 55 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1083726368
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • McGill University
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    • AUTONOMOUS UNIVERSITY OF SAN LUIS POTOSI / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Martinez-Leyva works at Practice in Shreveport, LA. View the full address on Dr. Martinez-Leyva’s profile.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Martinez-Leyva. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Martinez-Leyva.

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