Dr. Lewiston Birkmann, MD

Dr. Lewiston Birkmann, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Lewiston Birkmann, MD is a neurology specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1971 and specializes in neurology.

2631 S 70th St

Lincoln, NE 68506

Contact Information

(402) 483-7226

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Top Care Areas

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

Essential Tremor
very high
more than 91% of peers
EMG (Electromyography)
very high
more than 88% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Birkmann'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*

56  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • David Grant Usaf Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ne College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Birkmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Birkmann's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Birkmann to family and friends
34 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (5)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Birkmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Horrible bedside manners. Acted like I was wasting his time. I could barely walk and he said it was depression!! I had to go to Omaha to get decent help. Birkmann missed encephalitis. Oops.
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I had had what I thought was a headache for 18 yrs and was given different types of pain meds but my headache never left. Dr. Birkmann figured it out!! He has good bedside manners and a good sense of humor.
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I HAD A BALANCE PROBLEM SEVERAL YEARS AGO. I HAD VERTIGO AND WENT TO DR. BIRKMANN. HE HAD ME WALK DOWN THE HALLWAY AND SEE HOW I WALKED. MY WIFE AND I WERE VERY UPSET WITH HIM BECAUSE WE ALREADY KNEW HOW I WAS WALKING. HE DID NOTHING MORE. HAD TO GO TO A SPECIALIST IN OMAHA TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM.MY...more
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TERRIBLE EXPERIENCE! VERY RUDE!! ACTED LIKE WE WERE WASTING HIS TIME. TIME TO RETIRE DOC!
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My daughter has seen Dr. Birkmann for 5 years. We are very impressed with the treatment and kindness this man has shown our daughter. He is always willing to listen and discuss ways to improve her care.
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