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Barbara Gisella Carranza Leon, MD


Assistant Professor

4.8 4.8 187 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Lipid Disorders
Endocrinology and Metabolism
Heart and Vascular


MD - Cayetano Heredia University
Internship - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Residency - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Fellowship - Mayo Clinic


Vanderbilt Diabetes
Vanderbilt Diabetes
1215 21st Avenue South
8th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
I have already recommended Dr. Carranza Leon to friends. She is an excellent provider.
Patient | April 7, 2017

Very good
Patient | March 20, 2017

I was pleased.
Patient | March 1, 2017

After having this problem for over 3 yrs and it getting worse and no one being able to help me not my reg dr or 3 other thyroid dr. Dr Leon has been great. She has finally got my levels right and pills I wish I had had her quicker and maybe I wouldnt have gotten graves disease with double vision.
Patient | February 27, 2017

Due to past experience I have little trust in medical Barbara is a very welcome exception. I totally love her and trust her.
Patient | February 21, 2017

Excellent Dr. explained information that had never been told to me before.
Patient | February 16, 2017

Felt like this dr. was informed about my condition & will help me arrive at the best results.
Patient | February 2, 2017

Smartest, kindest diabetic Doc I have ever had - very quick at analyzing sugar chart & ACCURATELY adjusting insulins. LOVE her!!
Patient | January 4, 2017

Very positive. Doctor was excited about positive test results. Excellent outcome.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Excellent physician.
Patient | December 12, 2016

Dr Leon seems to be aware of time and expense for my health care. I drive from central Alabama and my treatment is expensive. She is aware of that and is sympathetic. She never seems rushed. I feel secure with her as my health care provider. Her has staff great support also.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Barbara Carranza Leon, MD not only explained but made a diagram for me to follow so that I understood the differences in the medications which gave me a better understanding on choosing one I felt comfortable with.
Patient | October 31, 2016

Outstanding care.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Dr. Carranza Leon is a great doctor! Very kind, knowledgeable, and friendly! Thank you!
Patient | October 14, 2016

She listened to my concerns and took all the time I needed to answer them.
Patient | September 26, 2016

Patient | September 19, 2016

Liked very much.
Patient | September 1, 2016

good very glad to have her as my db doctor. very helpful
Patient | August 23, 2016

We didn't discuss any new medications - only what already on.
Patient | August 23, 2016

I was very impressed with everyone in that unit.
Patient | August 22, 2016

Dr. Carranza-Leon is a jewel easy to talk to and she explains everything very well.
Patient | August 16, 2016

She is by far the best person I have seen for my thyroid and I have seen 4 other drs
Patient | August 13, 2016

Patient | June 1, 2016

The Dr. was very proficient at what she did
Patient | May 29, 2016

My first visit with this Dr. I really liked her and will continue to see her.
Patient | May 26, 2016

Love her. She spotted patterns and solutions none of the other docs have.
Patient | May 24, 2016