Rachelle Leong, MD

Rachelle Leong, MD

  • Breast Surgery

It is a privilege to be trusted with your care and I hope you see that I am that physician who brings a sense of clarity, calmness, and reassurance that you are getting the best possible care.

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Breast Surgery

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine
  • Breast Health
  • Women at Higher Risk for Breast Cancer

Procedures

  • Breast Surgery
  • Partial Mastectomy with Oncoplastic Reconstruction
  • Prophylactic Mastectomy
  • Skin- and Nipple-Sparing Mastectomies with Reconstruction
  • Surgical Breast Biopsy

Conditions Treated

  • Atypical Hyperplasia of the Breast
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer in Minorities and Young Women
  • Breast Carcinoma In Situ
  • Genetic Mutations and Breast Cancer
  • Hereditary Breast Cancer Syndromes
  • Lactation Disorders
  • Lymphedema
  • Menopause

Locations &
Appointments

Locations

  • Breast Surgery

    350 Engle Street Room 4503 Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-894-3893
    Fax: 201-894-3764

  • Breast Surgery

    22-18 Broadway Suite 301 Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

    Main: 201-894-3893
    Fax: 201-894-3764

Insurance

Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)

Aetna

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health

Amerigroup

  • Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup Medicaid

AmeriHealth

  • AmeriHealth Administrator
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)

APWU

  • APWU Health Plan

Cigna

  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Health

CoreSource

  • CoreSource

Coventry

  • CCN

EmblemHealth

  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health

GEHA

  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid

MagnaCare

  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

Medicaid

  • Medicaid NJ

Medicare

  • Medicare NJ

MultiPlan/PHCS

  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • MultiPlan Worker's Comp
  • PHCS
  • Pomco

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO

NALC

  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits

Oxford

  • Freedom
  • Garden State Network
  • Liberty
  • Metro
  • Oxford Medicare

QualCare

  • Choice Care
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP PPO
  • HIP PRIME HMO
  • HIP PRIME PPO
  • Oscar
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker's Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • CHAMPVA
  • DVA

UMR

  • UMR

UnitedHealthcare

  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • Medica
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

United Healthcare Community and State

  • Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)

USA MCO

  • USA MCO

Wellcare

  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care

About

About Rachelle Leong

Dr. Leong is board certified in general surgery. Her clinical interests include breast cancer surgery, benign breast disease, breast cancer in minorities and young women, and women at high risk for breast cancer. Dr. Leong received her MD from New York Medical College. She did her general surgery residency at North Shore University Hospital, where she was administrative chief resident and a clinical instructor, followed by a breast surgery fellowship at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center. She is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Breast Surgeons, and the Society of Surgical Oncology.  

Honors & Awards

  • 2020: Bergen Magazine Top Doctors

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology

Education &
Training

Education & Degrees

MD: New York Medical College

Residency

  • North Shore University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center, Breast Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Publications

Publications

  • Leong RY, Kohli MK, Zeizafoun N, Liang A, Tartter PI. Radial Scars at Percutaneous Breast Biopsies That Do Not Require Surgery.
    Journal of American College of Surgeons. 2016; 223(5): 712-716
  • Leong RY, Vaszily R, Cate SP, Paguyo A, Gillego A, Fulop T, Boolbol SK. “Screening Mammography in Women ages 40-49: More
    Risks Than Benefits?” Poster presentation at SSO Annual Cancer Symposium March, 2016
  • Tyrell R, Leong RY, Sathayanarayana SA, Korn P, Kadison AS (September 2014) “Using a Single Internal Mammary Artery as
    Retrograde and Antegrade Flow for Bilateral DIEP Reconstruction: A Case Report” International Journal of Angiology. DOI:10.1055/s-
    0034-1390085
  • Leong RY, Nio K, Plumley L, Molmenti E, Klein JD (September 2014) “Systemic Amyloidosis Causing Intestinal Hemorrhage and
    Pseudo-Obstruction: a Case Report” Journal of Surgical Case Reports, 9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rju087
  • Leong RY, Nio K, Plumley L, Molmenti E, Klein JD (May 2014) “Systemic Amyloidosis Causing Intestinal Hemorrhage and Pseudo-
    Obstruction: a Case Report” Poster session presented at the Fourth Annual Surgical Research Day, Feinstein Institute for Medical
    Research. Manhasset, NY. 19 May 2014