Dr. Kelly Schmidt, MD

Dr. Kelly Schmidt, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kelly Schmidt, MD is a neurology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 2002 and specializes in neurology and pediatric neurosurgery. She speaks Spanish.

3006 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 765

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
93

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acrocephalosyndactyly
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Paracentesis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Davidson Co Tb Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schmidt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmidt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schmidt to family and friends
4.4
based on 30 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Schmidt'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 (8)

Henderson, NV |
Today I went to this neurosurgeon here in Vegas. I was very excited. I was told she was a great doctor. Couldn't even sleep last night hoping she'll be able to help me with my vision, my black outs, and my forgetfulness. Obviously things take time. I knew going in she would probably have to refer...more
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in Las vegas nv |
Very rude staff i come for appt for my son and they ask me to call and request his records instead of having everything ready when i got there i left and will never return worst office worst dr in vegas that is the reason i took my son to ucla and will cont to do so if i need to
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We are sorry to see reviews like this. We strive to provide all of our patients with excellent service and will work to improve our customer service at check-in.
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in Logandale, NV |
She is amazing did my fusion flawlessly, She is very kind and will do the best work
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in Lake Havasu City, AZ |
Dr Schmidt is the only doctor that has the expertise to manage my baclofen bump. Along with her PA Alison, they make the perfect team. I feel so very comfortable with them managing me! Besides that they are Awesome Ladies. Their office staff are so easy to work also. Thanks Megan. Mike S
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in Las Vegas, NV |
My daughter was born with Spina Bifida and hydrocephalus and Dr Schmidt did an outstanding job on my daughters back surgery and her shunt surgery. She and her assistant are very very professional and informative with each step of care they did on my daughter I highly recommend Dr Schmidt to anyone...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schmidt accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Open Choice PPO
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
    American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    Tricare HMO
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare POS
    Sierra Health
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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