Dr. Gregory Van Stavern, MD

Dr. Gregory Van Stavern, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Gregory Van Stavern, MD is a neurology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurology and neuro-ophthalmology.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 12C

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Optic Neuritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Van Stavern'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.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

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

71  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • La Salle University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Of The University Of Pa Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Pa Hospital Uphs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Stavern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Stavern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Stavern to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Van Stavern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Van Stavern is very knowledgeable, and listened to all my questions and concerns that I had about my Intracranial Hypertension. He took the time to explain what was going on, and sent me for some testing the same day. I was able to see him again that day for the results. By seeing him, I found...more
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I was shuffled between 3 doctors before I was referred to Dr Van Stavern. I am so pleased that I ended up in his office. I was taken back earlier than my actual appointment time and was very impressed with how productive my appt was. His entire staff was wonderful, very kind and professional. They...more
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I recently had my first appointment with Dr. Van Stavern and was not sure what to expect based on past reviews. Dr. Van Stavern did in fact take time to talk with me regarding my specific issues.....helping me to better understand the possibilities. He had unplanned test performed to help...more
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Dr. Van Stavern had a horrible bed side manner. He was downright rude and arrogant. He may be knowledgable in his field but I would not recommend him. Horrible experience.
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I saw him for pseudotumor cerebri after not receiving the answers from previous doctors whose solution to my illness was surgery. I am thankful I went to him because surgery was not required and the illness resolved as he said it would. He was able to answer all questions that I had and explain...more
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