Dr. Louisa Lavy, MD

Dr. Louisa Lavy, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(27)
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Dr. Louisa Lavy, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Coeur D Alene, ID. She is 42 years old.

700 W Ironwood Dr Ste 158

Coeur D Alene, ID 83814

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 95% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lavy "Kootenai Clinic is a network of doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are employed by Kootenai Health and provide care to patients throughout the Inland Northwest."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • 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
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lavy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavy to family and friends
3.9
based on 27 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Lavy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
Seattle, WA |
I am grateful for Dr Lavy. She spent the time to hear my story, she found my MS that had been misdiagnose for years. The MRI was a no brainer, their it was plain as day. She educates me, steps me though the door of taking care of myself, gives me options , truthful and is truly a caring Doctor. Knows her profession.
in Idaho |
Dr. Lavy and her staff has went above and beyond with the care of my husbands neurology needs... Very intelligent. I honestly can not praise her and her staff enough. She is a very caring doctor and been my husbands neurologist for over 5 years. All I can say is amazing. She will explain everything and if it something you do not quite understand she will go over it with you. It is not a short in and out visit as she is very detailed and Nurse Betty is right there when my husband calls her.
coeur d alene, id |
Dr Lavy told me I did not have MS although the doctor she trained under said I did. My biggest issue is that both times I've called the nurse about medication issues, I've had to call repeatedly and still wait for 1 1/2 to two weeks for an answer. Meanwhile, I'm out of pills. Obviously Dr Lavy does not communicate any better with her staff than she does with some of her patients, like myself. It's very disheartening.
in Cataldo, Idaho |
Dr Lavy loves being a neurologist. That carries across to her patients. She listens and is very thorough. She took the lead in determining what my illness was and now is helping me manage it. I open up to her more than any other doctor. I could not do better. If you need a neurologist you could not do better. She and her staff are great!
Asotin, WA |
Dr. Lavy explains why symptoms and conditions are happening in a way that is easily understood. I always learn so much about everything! when she spends time with me. She records all of which we speak during the appointment and then copies it for me to take with me. A huge relief from trying to remember what was said during the appointment. She is very thorough and a delightful person.
in Coeur D Alene, ID |
Dr Lavy has been a true blessing to myself and my family!!
in Coeur D Alene, ID |
Dr. Lavy is an intelligent woman and a poor listener/communicator who does not adjust to the pt needs. I saw her for rls/cognitive issues including memory. She told me she had “no non pharmaceutical options” which i found very limiting. During a phone conversation she rudely refused to repeat some important information. Her nurse, Betty, is under educated, condescending and virtually hung up on me. Her note taking assistant fell asleep. She was unaware of a basic lab test I required.
in cataldo, id. |
i had a horrible experience with dr. lavy. she is VERY unprofessional, mean, short with you,and a lair. she called me a fake and said i did not have M.S. which she confirmed i did at the start. she is very mixed up about what she tells her patients. she is a quack and should be barred from practicing medicine. new patients STAY CLEAR OF HER! thank you LEAH BEAL.
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Dr. Lavy accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lavy has admitting privileges

Kootenai Health
2003 Kootenai Health Way
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
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Bonner General Hospital
520 N 3rd Ave
Sandpoint, ID 83864
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