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Dr. Laura Lynam, MD

Dr. Laura Lynam, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 44

  

Dr. Laura Lynam, MD is a neurology specialist in Tacoma, WA. She specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.


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(253) 292-6774

Dr. Lynam accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Bridgespan
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Community First Health Plans
Medicare
First Choice Health
Humana
Medicare
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Medicare
Part B Primary
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
Private HealthCare Systems
Uniform Medical Plan
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
Medicaid
United Healthcare
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

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Dr. Lynam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Epilepsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynam treats Epilepsy more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lynam treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynam treats Brain Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Lynam treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Seizure Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynam treats Seizure Disorders more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Lynam treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1

Dr. Lynam's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Petit Mal Seizure
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Dr. Laura Lynam is a board-certified neurologist with specialty training in the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy. A graduate of the University of Iowa College of Medicine, Dr. Lynam completed her internal medicine internship at St. Joseph's Hospit...

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Education

Mayo Clinic - Arizona
Fellowship Hospital
BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
Residency Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital
Internship Hospital
University of Iowa
Medical School
1997
Grinnell College
Undergraduate School
1997

Awards

Dr. Lynam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lynam

3.7

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(5)
4 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Laura Lynam, MD
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We went to Dr.Lynam and she has given us hope of figuring out what's going on with my daughter after 25.5 yrs of the why what's going on questions she is great sat and listened to all my worries.
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