Dr. Benedict Idowu, DO

Dr. Benedict Idowu, DO

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
61 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Benedict Idowu, DO is a neurology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurology.

Elliott Mastology Center

17050 Medical Center Dr Ste 305

Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Idowu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Confusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Idowu treats Confusion more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Idowu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Idowu treats Migraine more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Idowu treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Idowu treats Brain Disorders more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Idowu treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Idowu's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Benedict Idowu, DO is a neurology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Education

1997
Tulane University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
Tulane University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1992
Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1986
LSUMC School of Allied Health
1982
Dillard University
Undergraduate School
1997
1993
1992
1986
1982

Languages

  • Yoruba
  • English

Dr. Idowu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Idowu

3.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(5)

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Average Reported Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Idowu's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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