Dr. Katalin Scherer, MD

Dr. Katalin Scherer, MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(13)
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Dr. Katalin Scherer, MD is a neuromusculoskeletal medicine doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

2800 E Ajo Way

Tucson, AZ 85713

Contact Information

(520) 874-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • Humana
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Dr. Scherer's Experience

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Dr. Scherer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Board certified in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • 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
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scherer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scherer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scherer to family and friends
2.9
based on 13 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Scherer's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Tucson, AZ |
These were terrible appointments with Dr. Scherer, she interacts with patients in an abrupt and unprofessional manner. The best example included 10 minutes of examination and her confirmation that she believed it was ALS. Obviously my mother was very distraught and Dr. Scherer literally said "We...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
I recently took my son to see Dr.Scherer and I found her to be very knowledgeable, very thorough, pleasant and really good with my son who's ten. She helped us understand his condition and was very helpful as with regards to going forward with his treatment.
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in Tucson, AZ |
I usually look at reviews with a grain of salt, but the negative reviews here are spot on. She came into the room with a bad attitude, and she was outright insulting. To describe what went on in there would take a whole page; I am just glad to get out of there...i am more concerned about her...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
Dr scherer was completely disinterested as to why we were there for the third time. When she was the one that said to come back. She was rude to the point of bitchy. Never would I recommend her. She has zero compassion for her patients.
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in Green Valley, AZ |
I was diagnosed with Neuropathy at TMC Hospital. She disagreed with the diagnosis and sent me for a MRI.She sent my results by letter even though there is a system in place to reach patients by internet called MY Chart. The letter was incomprehensible for a lay person to understand. Bottom line.....more
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Dr. Scherer accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Centene
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
    Health Net of Arizona HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Scherer has admitting privileges

Banner - University Medical Center South
2800 E Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ 85713
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Banner Children's - Diamond Children's Medical Center
1501 North Campbell Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85724
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