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Specializes in Neurology • Female

306 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
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Hospital Quality

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Beckley ARH Hospital
306 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801

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Beckley ARH Hospital ANS
ARH NEUROLOGY
306 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
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    Dr. Link's Experience

    Dr. Link's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Neurological Immunology
    • Neuropsychiatry (Neurology)
    • Neurorehabilitation
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    • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
    • Baclofen Pump Therapy
    • Botox® Injection
    • Cognitive Assessment
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • Lumbar Puncture
    • Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Neuroimmunology
    • Neurological Testing
    • Occipital Nerve Block
    • Pain Medication Management
    • Skin Biopsy
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    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Convulsions
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dizziness
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Inherited Neuropathies and Myopathies
    • Insomnia
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    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Mental Disorders Related to Alzheimers
    • Mental Disorders Related to Huntington's Disease
    • Migraine
    • Mild Cognitive Impairment
    • Movement Disorders
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) With Orthostatic Hypotension
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myopathy
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Injury
    • Neurologic and-or Neurobehavioral Disorders
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Link

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    1 Board Action

    • Failure to complete continuing education requirements  (6/24/2013)
    • Action Taken: Education
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: West Virginia
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Media & Publications

    • Excellence in Service Award (for magnet designation) as Neurology Hospitalist, 12/14/2007
    • MEDICAL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP, 01/30/1976
    • USA Honors, 01/30/2009
    • Outstanding Service Award, April 2010
    • PhD Thesis: IL4, IFN -G TGF-B IN MS, MG by ISH ., 02/14/1994
    • PUBLICATIONS Link J, Soderstrom M, Olsson T, Hojeberg B, Ljungdahl A, Link H. Increased TGF-B, IL-4 and IFN-y in multiple sclerosis. Ann Neurol 36: 379-386, 1994 Link J, Navikas V, Yu M, Fredrikson S, Osterman P-O, Link H. Augmented interferon-y, interleukin-4 and transforming growth
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki, Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983
    Karolinska
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    St Louis Un. Med Center
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College of Medicine
    Complete in 1986
    Un. Of South Florida
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cornell College Of Medicine
    Complete in 2005
    Harvard
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    Faculty of Medicine of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
    Graduated in 1976

    Other Education

    KAROLINSKA INSTITUTE / MEDICAL FACULTY
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Link & Staff

    • English
    • Greek
    • Spanish
    • Swedish
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Link's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Link's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.1 out of 5

    26 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    25 responses

    Experience with Dr. Link

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    26 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    26 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    • AARP
    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Accountable Health Plans of America
    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Value Care Health Systems
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    Beckley ARH Hospital ANS
    ARH NEUROLOGY
    306 Stanaford Rd
    Beckley, WV 25801
    (304) 255-3536 (Office)
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