Dr. Francis Mwaisela, MD

Dr. Francis Mwaisela, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis Mwaisela, MD is a clinical neurophysiology doctor who practices in Towson, MD. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

7801 York Rd Ste 342

Towson, MD 21204

Contact Information

(410) 321-6055

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo


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  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.


  • Muhimbili University College Of Health Sciences, University Of Dar Es Salaam
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Howard U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • U Conn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mwaisela has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mwaisela's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mwaisela to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Mwaisela's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Towson, MD |
Fantastic quick and lovely people. DRs are excellent and truly care about their patients. I've been with this practice for over 6 years after working with other doctors. There is no comparison. Best of the best!
Cockeysville, MD |
Dr Francis Mwasela is a kind, patient and compassionate doctor. Unfortunately, I had a very poor experience when trying to reach him by phone. I have called several times and reached an answering machine. I would give him 5 Stars based on my first and only visit. I would give his office staff one star.
Towson, MD |
Dr. Francis Mwaisela is lovely, but his staff is difficult at best. I am a new patient with this practice and his staff has made my transition to his office extremely difficult. I would recommend Dr. Mwaisela with a warning about his staff. I feel that it is very important to have a staff that is both willing to help the patients, but also accommodating and pleasant to them as well. That is not the case with his staff. The last time I was in office, they did not even acknowledge my arrival.
in Baltimore, MD |
This is the WORST place too ever go to.His secretaries are very rude and lazy.It took them a week to get back to me.I even tried to go to their office in person once to make an appointment,because I only got their voice mail on phone.The secretary there did not like I showed up there in person to make appointment.She told me that they were not an open clinic.She had a very bad attitude.I got my bill from them in the mail,but i still do not know my results from the testing done on me.
in Dundalk, MD |
Dr. Mwaisela is by far the BEST neurologist I have seen. He does no make me do test that are unnecessary. Aso his office staff is AMAZING, Leslie is the best! Thank you all for making MS not suck so bad!!!!!!!!!!
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Dr. Mwaisela accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
    Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Mwaisela has admitting privileges

University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
7601 Osler Drive
Towson, MD 21204
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