Dr. Kenneth B. Pugar, DO

Dr. Kenneth B. Pugar, DO

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Dr. Kenneth B. Pugar, DO is a neurology specialist in Centerville, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

1975 Miamisburg Centerville Rd

Centerville, OH 45459

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • Butler Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
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Dr. Pugar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugar treats Peripheral Nerve Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pugar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Auditory Neuropathy
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Carotid Sinus Syncope
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Congenital Neuropathy With Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
  • Congenital Sensory Neuropathy With Neurotrophic Keratitis
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
  • Infantile Refsum Disease
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Motor and Sensory Neuropathy With Sensorineural Hearing Loss, Bouldin Type
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Neuropathy, Peripheral With Dysautonomia
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy With Conduction Block
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type III
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type VIIa
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Lom Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Okinawa Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Radicular
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type I
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type II
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type IV
  • Neuropathy, Motor & Sensory
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Pudenal Neuropathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sensory Neuropathy With Spastic Paraplegia
  • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Neuropathy
Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugar treats Tremor more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Pugar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
  • Benign Essential Tremor
  • Essential Tremor
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Primary Orthostatic Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2
Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pugar treats Gait Abnormality more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pugar treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Pugar's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
Aneurysm
Anterior Horn Disease
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diplopia
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Huntington's Disease
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Menstrual Migraine
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinsonism
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Tourette's Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vertigo
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Pugar is the founder and President of Dayton Center for Neurological Disorders. He is a nationally recognized neurologist who has helped develop DCND into one of the largest private neurology practices in Ohio. Dr. Pugar is a firm believer in pu...

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Botsford General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1985
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1985

Awards

Dr. Pugar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pugar

4.0

Based on 104 reviews

5 Stars
67.3076923076923%
(70)
4 Stars
8.653846153846153%
(9)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
2.8846153846153846%
(3)
1 Star
21.153846153846153%
(22)

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I was referred to Dr. Pugar, because my family doctor said he was the best! I was provided thorough explanations and all my questions were answered politely and professionally. I feel like I’m in good hands!
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I was referred to Dr. Pugar due to his expertise in MS. He took the time to explain the history of MS medications and therapies and gave his reasoning for why he was recommending a particular treatment for me. He answered all my questions patiently, and was clear in his plan and next steps. I...Read More
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On my first visit Dr. Pugar spent a lot time with me asking several perinate questions about the problems that I have experience. He performed some test, then explain what he thought what my problems could be, in a very clear explanation. He scheduled several tests...Read More
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I agree with another reviewer that this office should be able to schedule the next appointment while you are checking out. I don't care if they demand I call on the first of the month or not. I'm not going to call from work and if I get home late that's too bad. I call when I can. The office...Read More
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I've been a patient of Dr. Pugar's for more than 3 years now. He has always taken his time to listen and answered all of my questions so that I understand my treatment. He is always very kind. Other than having to schedule your appointment 3+ months out and the brusqueness of some of the front...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield EPO
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Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
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Butler Health Plan
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CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
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Delta Dental
Delta Insurance POS
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Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS) PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Flora Midwest (PPOM)
Flora Midwest (PPOM) EPO
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Flora Midwest (PPOM) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network EPO
Galaxy Health Network POS
Galaxy Health Network PPO
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Health Span
Health Span EPO
Health Span POS
Health Span PPO
HealthSmart
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HealthSmart POS
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HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
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Direct Care POS
Direct Care PPO
Humana
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Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicaid
Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH)
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Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medical Mutual of Ohio EPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio HMO
Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
Medical Mutual of Ohio PPO
Molina Healthcare
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Mt. Carmel
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Mt. Carmel EPO
Mt. Carmel POS
Mt. Carmel PPO
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Nationwide PPO
Ohio Health Choice
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Ohio Health Choice POS
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PHCS
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PHCS PPO
Ryan White
Ryan White EPO
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Ryan White POS
Ryan White PPO
Superior Dental Care
Superior Dental Care POS
Tricare
United Concordia
United Concordia POS
UnitedHealthCare
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United Behavioral Health HMO
United Behavioral Health POS
United Behavioral Health PPO
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United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
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