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Leonard Berkowitz, MD

Contact:
718-250-6922
Fax: 718-250-6471

Leonard Berkowitz, MD

Division Chief, Infectious Diseases
The Brooklyn Hospital Center
Maynard Building - 5H
240 Willoughby Street
Brooklyn
NY
11201
Specialty: 
Infectious Diseases
Medical School: 
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Internship: 
SUNY Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn/Kings County Hospital Center
Residency: 
SUNY Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn/Kings County Hospital Center
Fellowship: 
SUNY Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn/Kings County Hospital Center
Board Certification: 
Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Awards: 
  • Super Doctors Hall of Fame achievement award for 2017
  • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors® every year from 2001 – 2017
  • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors® in New York Metro Area every year from 1998 – 2017
  • New York Magazine's Best Doctors in New York every year from 1998 – 2012
Medical Conditions Treated: 
  • HIV

  • AIDS

  • Hepatitis C

  • Cellulitis
  • Osteomyoelitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections

Treatment and Procedures: 
  • HIV/AIDS treatment

  • Infectious Diseases

Public Transportation Available: 
Yes
Access for the Disabled: 
Yes
Languages Spoken in Office: 
English, Spanish, Creole
Office Hours: 

Th 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
F 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

About Dr. Leonard Berkowitz: 

Dr. Leonard Berkowitz leads the medical team at The Brooklyn Hospital Center’s PATH Center, a comprehensive HIV/AIDS center with two locations. He also sees patients in his office in TBHC's Maynard Building. Dr. Berkowitz graduated from medical school in 1977 from SUNY Downstate, where he also completed his residency and fellowship in Infectious Diseases. Dr. Berkowitz is certified as an HIV Specialist by the American Association of HIV Medicine.

Dr. Berkowitz's expertise and compassion for his patients has resulted in numerous recognitions over the years. Most recently, he received recognition as a Super Doctor in the New York Hall of Fame. This achievement is bestowed upon physicians who have received Super Doctor recognition for 10 years. Dr. Berkowitz graduated from medical school in 1977 from SUNY Downstate, where he also completed his residency and fellowship in Infectious Diseases. Dr. Berkowitz is certified as an HIV Specialist by the American Association of HIV Medicine. He has been caring for HIV-positive patients since 1981. Leonard Berkowitz, MD, is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases.

Medical Service: 
Infectious Diseases