Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, MD

Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, MD is a neurology specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of Medicine of Budapest in 1984 and specializes in neurology.


Buffalo, NY 14263

Contact Information

(716) 845-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
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Top Care Areas

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Brain Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 57% of peers

Dr. Mechtler'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • University of Medicine of Budapest
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Millard Fillmore Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Dent Neurologic Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Dent Neurologic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • MD Anderson
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mechtler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hungarian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mechtler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mechtler to family and friends
31 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Mechtler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

It is clear that many of his patients not only felt demeaned but where treated poorly. Laslo’s arrogance was the reason some voluntarily departed from his care. Others who advocated for themselves where told they should go elsewhere. And if you were someone who challenged him, you were...more
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If you disagree with him or challenge him, he will eliminate you from Dent”s practice. A tyrant has no place in medicine let alone the head of a specialty medical practice. To warrant eliminating complete access to an entire medical organization, a grave deed must have been done? For if not, such...more
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I had great expectations going in to see this doctor, as he is supposed to be the best neurologist in western New York. Both of my appointments, I have been left in tiny rooms, examined by students, then lectured by Dr Mechtler about how I’ve reached the end of the road for treatment of my...more
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Dr. Metchtler has been my neurologist for over 20 years. He is the best! I would recommend him to anyone who is struggling with neurological problems. He is well educated,has an amazing way of relating to me as his patient, always down to earth and wiling to help me. I am thankful for him. Despite...more
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Thank you for leaving a review! I am sorry to hear our clinic team is not providing the level of service and kindness they should be. I will pass along these comments to our management team. Take Care, S., Brand Specialist at DENT. Please note, providers do not respond to reviews.

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I saw Dr. Mechtler as a referral from one of my doctors who spotted a brain tumor as a result of an MRI being taken for transcranial magnetic stimulation. He saw me within 24 hours of having the MRI, explained to me what type of tumor it was - a menengioma, that he was 95% sure it was most likely...more
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