Dr. David Bear, DO

Dr. David Bear, DO

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(107)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Bear, DO is a neurology doctor who practices in Pensacola, FL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 12 years.

9400 University Pkwy

Pensacola, FL 32514

Contact Information

(850) 438-1136

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • 40 More

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bear "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Allergy Testing
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Third Occipital Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound
  • Videonystagmography
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)

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 South Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Martin Army Community Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Grand View Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Barry University / School Of Graduate Medical Science
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bear's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bear to family and friends
4.7
based on 107 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (107)

  • 5
    (96)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Bear'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

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mr. bear is man who does not take the time to really care. he is a overpriced Dr. who only looks out for himself. and his lazy staff. who whine and come up with excuses why they can not do their jobs. cant receive information properly mailed to them by signature only for another office. looses...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bear accepts 49 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ameriben
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Pipefitters
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Vista Health Plan
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Bear has admitting privileges

Baptist Hospital
1000 W Moreno St
Pensacola, FL 32501
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Gulf Breeze Hospital
1110 Gulf Breeze Pkwy
Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
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