Dr. Benjamin Kidder, MD

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Dr. Benjamin Kidder, MD

Neurology | Male

The Neuromedical Center Clinic 10101 Park Rowe Ave Ste 200, Baton Rouge, LA 70810 Get Directions

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Dr. Kidder specializes in Neurology and practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    2.6 based on 25 responses
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    • Staff
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    Experience with Dr. Kidder
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (25)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (25)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (25)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (25)
    Dr. Kidder's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (24)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (25)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (25)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (23)
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    in Bston Rouge, LA |
    We love Dr Kidder. I had deep brain stimulation surgery for a benign essential tremor. Follow up with Dr. kidder. Takes a big interest in any issue I have. Calls me himself. Can't say enough wonderful things about him. Have recommended him to many others.
    in Baton Rouge |
    I was having seizures due to undiagnosed epilepsy along with spinal leaks and chiari malformation and Dr. Kidder dismissed my symptoms within several minutes of speaking to me, told me I was just having muscle spasms, wrote a prescription for a muscle relaxer, and rushed out to make his Valentine's Day lunch which announced to the entire office as he tossed his coat on the way out. He was the most dismissive doctor I've ever seen, and then transferring to another neurologist was a nightmare.
    in Baton Rouge, LA |
    I would NEVER recommend Dr. Kidder to ANYONE. He was rude and arrogant and dismissed everything I said. I was suffering from horrible side effects from the medication he put me on and he disagreed that they were horrible. He spent very little time in the room with me and what little time he spent with me, he dictated his notes into the computer and all but ignored me after I had already been waiting over two hours to see him...and I had the FIRST appointment of the day.
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    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Conditions Treated

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Aneurysm
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus 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
    • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Chronic Pain
    • Concussion
    • Confusion
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Herniated Disc
    • Huntington's Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • 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
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    • Subdural Hemorrhage
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tic Disorders
    • Torticollis
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo

    Procedures Performed

    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

    Background Check

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      Malpractice Claims not available

      Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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      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

    • Medical School
      Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 2005

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

      Dr. Kidder has no awards or honors listed.

    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Kidder has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    Dr. Kidder's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Neurology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Kidder's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Kidder

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients