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Leon I. Kupferwasser, M.D.

Languages: German, Yiddish, English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Kupferwasser is born in Germany and relocated to the United States after spending several years combining his clinical work with research activities at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He currently resides with his family in Los Angeles. He practices evidenced-based medicine at a state-of the art level. In this context, he also focuses on weight control, sleep disorder and women in cardiology. His patients enjoy his ability to explain complex issues in an understandable way. He is honored by his patients trust and willing to spend time with them, so that they can be sure about their options and choices ahead.
Johannes Gutenberg University Medical School, Mainz, Germany
Medical School
St. Mary Medical Center, Long Beach, CA
UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Anthem Blue Cross California Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plus POS
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • CorVel Health PPO/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO/POS
  • Health Net Covered CA HMO
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Health Net Silver Network HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • LA Care Covered CA HMO
  • Medi-Cal
  • Medi-Cal - LA Care Care 1st HMO
  • Medi-Cal Health Net HMO
  • Medi-Cal Molina HMO
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • TriCare PPO
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
  • Workers Compensation
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Interests
  • Weight Problem
The Heart Medical Group
16119 Vanowen Street
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 904-5896
The Heart Medical Group
18356 Clark Street Suite 101
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 904-5896
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
Providence Tarzana Medical Center