John Leventhal, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) and Clinical Professor of Nursing; Medical Director, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Child Abuse Program

Physician Biography

Dr. Leventhal directs the Child Abuse Programs of the Children's Hospital and provides evaluation and care to children who are suspected of being abused and neglected. His research focuses on the epidemiology of child maltreatment, distinguishing abusive and accidental injuries, and the prevention of abuse and neglect.

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Pediatrics: Family Advocacy and Child Abuse Program | General Pediatrics

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics AB of Pediatrics (1978)

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Contact Info

John Leventhal, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric Child Abuse1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste 1st Floor
New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Pediatric Child AbusePrimary Care Center, Yale New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
General PediatricsPO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064