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Dr. David McLaren, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 67

  
Dr. McLaren

Neurology Inc

525 N Keene St Ste 301 Columbia, MO 65201
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Dr. David McLaren, MD is a neurology specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1980 and specializes in neurology and sleep medicine.


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Dr. McLaren accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Advantage
Advantage 6350
Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
Aetna EPO
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna HealthFund HDHP
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Preferred Select
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Advantage
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO-High
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois POS
Blue Precision HMO
BlueCare Dental
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Choice Fund
Choice Fund PPO
Cigna EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna Healthcare of Georgia
Cigna Healthcare of Georgia HMO
Cigna Healthcare of Georgia PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois HMO
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois POS
Cigna Healthcare of Illinois PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Louisiana
Cigna Healthcare of New Jersey
Cigna Healthcare of Texas HMO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas POS
Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna-Equicor
Commercial EPO
Commercial HMO
Commercial PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Advantra
Advantra HMO
Advantra PPO
All of Maryland HDHP
All of Maryland HMO-High
All of Maryland HMO-Standard
Care Management Resources
Carelink HMO
Carelink PPO
Coventry Health America
Coventry Health America HMO
Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co HMO
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
Coventry Metro Comp
CoventryOne HMO
HealthAmerica PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Open Access HMO
Optimum Choice PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
Gold Advantage HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA Benefit Plan Nationwide High
GEHA Benefit Plan Nationwide Standard
GEHA High Deductible Health Plan Nationwide HDHP
GEHA PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink POS
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Consumer Option Nationwide HDHP
Standard Nationwide Standard
Value Plan Nationwide Basic
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Blue Choice 65
Blue Choice 65 Select
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
Medico
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
POMCO Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. McLaren's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLaren treats Thrombosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McLaren treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLaren treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McLaren treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McLaren treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McLaren treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

Dr. McLaren's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • 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
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • 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
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Dr. McLaren's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McLaren

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10%
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Dr. McLaren is one of the most attentive, caring physicians I have ever worked with. He was thorough in his researching my situation from RMSF. Highly recommended.
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He has been the most amazing Doctor! He found what was going on with me neurologically when everyone else had missed it!!! Great attitude, care and concern!
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Biography

Dr. David McLaren, MD is a neurology specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1980 and specializes in neurology and sleep medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Nm School Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Ok Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
1980
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School

Awards

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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)