Dr. Leon Melvin Edelstein M.D.
Pathologist | Immunopathology1007 LIVE OAK BLVD YUBA CITY CA, 95991
Dr. Leon Edelstein is a pathologist practicing in YUBA CITY, CA. Dr. Edelstein is a doctor who specializes in the study of bodily fluids and tissues. As a pathologist, Dr. Edelstein can help your primary care doctor make a diagnosis about your medical condition. Dr. Edelstein may perform a tissue biopsy to determine if a patient has cancer, practice genetic testing, and complete a number of laboratory examinations. Pathologists can also perform autopsies which can determine a persons cause of death and gain information about genetic progression of a disease.
Education and Training
Univ of Southern Ca Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1959
PathologyAmerican Board of PathologyABP
DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD
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