Dr. Leah Ridge, MD

Dr. Leah Ridge, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Leah Ridge, MD is a neurology specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurology and headache management.

1010 S King St Ste 106

Honolulu, HI 96814

Contact Information

(808) 486-7199

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Autonomic Disorders
high
more than 91% of peers
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
high
more than 90% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
normal
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ridge "The secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Headache Management

1  Board Certifications

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

94  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cough Headache
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diplopia
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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 California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Usc-La Co/Chldns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Master Gardener University Hawaii
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ridge has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ridge's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ridge to family and friends
25 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Ridge's 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 (10)

She's really busy... but always makes time for her patients. I always expect a wait time before my appointment but it's well worth it. For me, she dug deep and found details about my neurological disorder (passing out) that other docs wouldn't have found because they didn't take the time. She got...more
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Dr Ridge is very professional and the best doctor I have ever met. She does a thorough exam and diagnosed my condition that was missed by 3 other local neurologists. She is The Best!
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I feel very comfortable discussing personal matters with her. She is very smart and gets things done for her patients!
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I was nervous and scared about a stroke I experienced. She found out what caused it after the hospital did a cursory job and missed the problem. I feel I have been given a second chance. She makes something like the human brain understandable in a very professional and kind way.
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Excellent experience. I have hope again
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