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Dr. Gregory Piacente, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Piacente

White-Wilson Medical Center

1005 Mar Walt Dr Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

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Dr. Gregory Piacente, MD is a neurology specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.


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(850) 863-8253

Dr. Piacente accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Piacente's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piacente treats Trigeminal Neuralgia more than 99% of his peers

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

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piacente treats Migraine more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Piacente treats this condition more than 93% of his 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)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Piacente treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Piacente treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Piacente's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • 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
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to offer comprehensive, efficient and compassionate care to patients in need. Dr. Piacente is a strong patient advocate and is medical advisor to multiple area support groups.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology

Education

1980
Pennsylvania Hospital Of University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency Hospital
1977
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1974
University of South Florida / College of Medicine
Medical School
1980
1977
1976
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Piacente's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Piacente

3.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
53.84615384615385%
(7)
4 Stars
15.384615384615385%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
23.076923076923077%
(3)

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I would recommend this Dr. to anyone who has Myasthenia Gravis. Dr. Piacente is so knowledgeable with medications and over the last year I have improved under his care and recommendations. I am appreciative that he was recommended to me. He is sensitive, caring and kind. He also has an excellent nurse and when I have called the office my questions are answered...... 5 stars to Dr. Piacente and his staff. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you
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Rude, arrogant and condescending.
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