Dr. Gwendolyn Claussen, MD

Dr. Gwendolyn Claussen, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 56
(10)
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Dr. Gwendolyn Claussen, MD is a clinical neurophysiology doctor who practices in Tuscaloosa, AL. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

100 Rice Mine Road Loop Ste 301

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406

Contact Information

(205) 345-3881

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Restless Leg Syndrome
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more than 99% of peers
Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Refsum Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Bowman Gray School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Al Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Claussen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Claussen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Claussen to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Claussen'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 (2)

Birmingham, AL |
Dr. Claussen is one of the best physicians to take part in my care. My fianc? and I both work in the healthcare field and agree that she has the experience and bedside manner that is superior to most physicians in her field. She is an excellent listener and ensures that you understand your...more
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in Tuscaloosa, AL |
I was a patient of Dr. Claussen's for over a year before being diagnosed with MS. During that year, she incorrectly diagnosed me or rather, missed the diagnosis. I felt that she did not listen to me and was always in a hurry. I requested the diagnostic test that led to the MS diagnosis because I...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Claussen accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Claussen has admitting privileges

DCH Regional Medical Center
809 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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