Dr. Leonard A. Cedars MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Leonard Cedars is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Phoenix, Arizona and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Banner Desert Medical Center and Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Cedars accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at Banner Desert Medical Center and one of 77 at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Maternal & Fetal Medicine/High Risk

Hospital Affiliation

Banner Desert Medical Center
High performing in Gynecology

Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
High performing in Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1975–1978

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1974–1975

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Maternal-Fetal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

ID State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

WA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Publications & Presentations

Treatment of oligohydramnios with maternal 1-deamino-[8-D-arginine] vasopressin-induced plasma hypoosmolality.
Ross, M. G., Cedars, L., Nijland, M. J., Ogundipe, A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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