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Dr. Catherine Ham, MD

Neurology ·  Female

Dr. Ham

Dr. Catherine Ham, MD is a neurology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.


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(804) 360-4669

Dr. Ham accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ham's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ham treats Migraine more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Ham treats this condition more than 100% of her 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
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ham treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Ham treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ham treats Headache more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Ham treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache

Dr. Ham's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Catherine Ham, MD is a neurology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Headache Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Vcu McV Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Vcu McV Hosp
Residency Hospital
Vcu McV Hosp
Internship Hospital
2007
Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
College Of William and Mary
Undergraduate School
2007

Awards

Dr. Ham's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ham

3.3

Based on 43 reviews

5 Stars
53.48837209302326%
(23)
4 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
(1)
3 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
(1)
2 Stars
9.30232558139535%
(4)
1 Star
32.55813953488372%
(14)

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I have been seeing her for a year and she is my 7th neurologist. She is the only one who was able to find out what was wrong with me and i have never had anyone take so much time to explain complicated stuff so clearly. I finally found a good doctor and will keep driving 2 hours bc she's the best.
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Dr. Ham is one of the most personable, caring physicians I have ever seen. She has helped me tremendously with severe chronic migraines, taking into account other medical and personal issues. I highly recommend her.
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Dr. Ham is wonderful! She is caring and professional. I read some of the other reviews and cannot even imagine why these patients would write such things... She spent an incredible amount of time with me to diagnose my migraines and we tried a couple of different methods. I am happy to report ...Read More
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This lady will waste your time and possibly ruin your character with her unprofessional and hateful notes. Do yourself a favor and STAY AWAY! I sure will read reviews before I see any doctor now.
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Dr. Ham seems to be competent and up to date with regard to migraine care. I appreciated the time she took with me. But right off the bat she aggressively questioned me about being on disability, in a way that indicated that she suspected me of malingering and my other doctor of weak ethics.. I was...Read More
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