Dr. Joseph Black, MD

Dr. Joseph Black, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(32)
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Dr. Joseph Black, MD is a neurology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1965 and specializes in neurology.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 6C

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-7382

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tremor
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
63

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Black has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Black's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends
1.9
based on 32 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Black's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

St Louis, MO |
The rudest Doctor I have ever been to!! I've been showing early signs of MS, which runs in my family. I've been to the ER and several other doctors and they said I need a full body MRI, but the neurologist has to write it. I've been having trouble talking and I need my mom's help and he told her to...more
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in Saint Louis, MO |
There is no chance I would recommend this man to anyone under any circumstances. He is RUDE and arrogant beyond belief. Among other things, he ridiculed me when I said I enjoy reading, implying that I was lying. A friend (an M.D.)accompanied me to his office and he was incredibly rude to her as...more
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in Imperial, MO |
I have had a severe constant headache for almost 2 yrs. I had an appointment with dr black and all he could do is critise my for being a 'fluffy girl' yes I admit my weight is an issue but to only harp on that and ridicule me on that was horrible I left there is tears! This dr is rude and needs...more
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in Carbondale, IL |
My experience was very positive. He has a different approach in that he starts from scratch asking questions about the issue rather than depending on what other people may have said about your case. His approach produces an unbiased assessment that I found refreshing, insightful, and useful. He...more
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Dr. Black accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Black has admitting privileges

Barnes Jewish Hospital
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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