Dr. Leonie Van Passel, MD

Dr. Leonie Van Passel, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(15)
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Dr. Leonie Van Passel, MD is a neurology specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Universiteit Utrecht in 1998 and specializes in neurology.

2881 Hyde Park St

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Van Passel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Nerve Conduction Studies

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Utrecht University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Universiteit Utrecht
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Harbor Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Passel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Passel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Passel to family and friends
2.9
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Van Passel's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Sarasota Florida |
Bad experience with Dr. Passel. I had episodes that looked like partial complex seizures. I had two 72 hour EEG's which were normal. She refused to look at the videos of the episodes and recommended Mayo Clinic. We consulted a physician from Columbia Presbyterian who looked at the videos and...more
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I had a very bad experience with Dr Van Passel. I tried to explain to her about the different types of headaches I have been having, she totally shut me down and told me to "get to the point". Excuse me, but I thought that when you go to a neurologist, the whole point is to explain your symptoms. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Van Passel accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Van Passel has admitting privileges

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
5731 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
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Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Venice Regional Bayfront Health
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL 34285
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