Dr. Christopher Valencia, MD

Dr. Christopher Valencia, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Christopher Valencia, MD is a neurology specialist in Lady Lake, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of The East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, University Of The East in 1986 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.Read his story

13940 N US Highway 441 Bldg 300

Lady Lake, FL 32159

Contact Information

(352) 391-9057

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stroke
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Valencia's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Valencia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Valencia "More Than Just a Neurologist... As an Internist, Dr. Valencia is more cognizant of the impact of the patients' Neurologic diagnosis in his/her medical condition Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Mercy Hospital, Buffalo, New York Neurology Residency at Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Clinical Instructor in Medicine (1990) at Mercy Hospital / SUNY - AB, Buffalo, New York Recipient of Siegel Award for TEACHING EXCELLENCE (1991) -- State University of New York at Buffalo Award for Excellence in Research and Presentation -- Mercy Hospital, John J. O'Brien Symposium, 1990 "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Valencia "The BEST Neurologic Exam You will Ever Get!

We provide the most Cost-Effective Evaluation...

No UNNECESSARY Testing"

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

71  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 The East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, University Of The East
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Mercy Hosp/SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Valencia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Valencia's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Valencia to family and friends
38 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (24)

Dr. Valencia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

I am surprised to read such negative reviews of Dr. Valencia. The fact is that he is not Dr. Fuzzy Make You Feel Good, but he is Dr. Research Based Physician which is REALLY important in terms of real outcomes. I trust the science of the medicine far above the way a doctor makes me feel, and...more
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He is indeed the worst Dr. we've encountered. All he could talk about was that we'd both had strokes, and that my previous back surgeries were not needed. He spoke down to us and didn't want to hear the problems my husband was really having ... he jumped to conclusions without really listening. ...more
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When advised to see a neurologist, Dr. Valencia almost immediately diagnosed me as being in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease and began treatment. I improved immensely. There is a slight cultural difference and he can appear insensitive or insistent with his opinion. But not to the point...more
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The most rude doctor we have EVER encountered. He told us he didn't care about and did not want to hear about any other health conditions or symptoms that we thought might be informative to the health issue in question. He ridiculed the questions we asked. He demeaned all of us (family). He is...more
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