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Dr. Leonard Appleman, MD

Oncology*
5.0 (5)
Map Pin Small Pittsburgh, PA
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Leonard Appleman, MD

Dr. Leonard Appleman, MD is an Oncology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. They specialize in Oncology, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Oncology. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian, Upmc Altoona, Upmc East, UPMC Passavant - McCandless and UPMC St. Margaret. Dr. Appleman, completed a residency at Beth Israel Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Appleman an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Appleman works at Practice in Pittsburgh, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Bone Cancer, Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer and Thyroid Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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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Dr. Appleman's Office Locations

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    Office
    5150 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 692-4724
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    Office
    5115 Centre Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 692-4724

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • UPMC Presbyterian
  • Upmc Altoona
  • Upmc East
  • UPMC Passavant - McCandless
  • UPMC St. Margaret

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Bone Cancer
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anemia
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Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Brain Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Hypothalamus Cancer
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Pineal Region Tumors
Skin Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Biliary Tract Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Breast Cancer
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Cancer
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Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chordoma
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Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Esophageal Cancer
Ewing's Sarcoma
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemochromatosis
Hemophilia
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukocytopenia
Leukocytosis
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Mature T and NK-Cell Cancer
Melanoma
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Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Myeloma
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Penile Cancer
Penile Carcinoma
Peritoneal Cancer
Pheochromocytoma
Pleural Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Purpura
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Renal Cell Cancer
Reticulosarcoma
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thrombocytosis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urethra Cancer
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Cancer Screening
Erythropoietin Test
Liver Biopsy
Oral Cancer Screening
Skin Screenings
Thoracentesis
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    About Dr. Leonard Appleman, MD

    Specialties*
    • Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1861468589
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Dana-Farber/Harvard
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Oncology
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    Dr. Leonard Appleman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Appleman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Appleman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Appleman has seen patients for Bone Cancer, Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer and Thyroid Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Appleman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    Dr. Appleman speaks Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Appleman. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Appleman.

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