Dr. Amer Awad, MD

Dr. Amer Awad, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Amer Awad, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Gonzales, LA. He is 39 years old.

2467 S Elizabeth Blvd

Gonzales, LA 70737

Contact Information

(225) 647-8511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Awad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Tremor
very high
more than 92% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
normal
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Awad "Individualized Care. Compassionate Care. Combination of traditional values (listening to the patient) and modern technology."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coma
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple System Atrophy
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • West Nile Fever

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Procedures

  • Autonomic Testing
  • Botox® Injection
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurological Testing
  • Skin Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Jordan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Awad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Awad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awad to family and friends
5.0
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Awad's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Awad accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Awad has admitting privileges

Saint Elizabeth Hospital
1125 W Highway 30
Gonzales, LA 70737
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