Dr. Kathryn Hedges, MD

Dr. Kathryn Hedges, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o
(30)

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Dr. Kathryn Hedges, MD is a neurology specialist in Lees Summit, MO. She specializes in neurology.Read her story

Kansas City Neurology Associates

2000 SE Blue Pkwy Ste 270A

Lees Summit, MO 64063
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hedges performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hedges'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.

Dr. Hedges' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hedges "Dr. Kathryn A. Hedges is board certified in neurology. A member of Kansas City Neurology Associates, Dr. Hedges has a special focus on the neurological needs of older adults. Her specific practice interest is in treatment for strokes and Parkinson?s disease. Dr. Hedges has been practicing for more than 20 years and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and is a past president of the Kansas City Neurology/Neurosurgery Society. She is an active community advocate, with a substantial participation in the American Heart Association?s Go Red for Women movement, and is active in her church. Dr. Hedges received her medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha and completed a residency at Ohio State University. Dr. Hedges is affiliated with Lee's Summit Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hedges "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

99  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

  • University of Nebraska School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ohio State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hedges has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hedges' Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hedges to family and friends
30 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hedges' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (17)

Dr Hedges is always so nice and takes as much time as we need. Would highly recommend her.
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Great Doctor, bedside manner, She really listens to what her patients say! She and her staff got me in to see her quickly and I appreciate not only Dr Hedges but her fabulous Staff...
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Dr. Hedges listened and cared for my individual situation. Her eye contact and soft voice gave me calm reassurance that I was in a safe place and that everything was going to be alright. She responded to my answers in a way that showed she understood what I was trying to tell her and she cared...more
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I had heard nice things about Dr. Hedges and was pleased when my doc referred me to her for headaches. A very good listener, she diagnosed the problem and gave me three options for treatment. #1 didn’t work, but it appears the second option is giving me near-total relief.
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Thank you for taking the time to share your story. We are committed to delivering the quality care patients deserve and are so happy to read about positive experiences. Thank you for sharing! Nicole Schmidt, Practice Manager

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Dr. Hedges was very professional and pleasant. She tested my reflexes ask question about when this started and if family members had any of the same symptoms. She ruled out any disease and suggested a medicine that would treatment for me and told me the side effects and not wanting me to fill the...more
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Thank you for the kind words, Corbin! We are so lucky to have such committed caretakers at Kansas City Neurology Associates and are so thankful for all they do. We will be sure to pass along your comments. Nicole Schmidt, Practice Manager

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