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Dr. Louisa Lavy, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 44

Dr. Lavy

Dr. Louisa Lavy, MD is a neurology specialist in Coeur D Alene, ID. She specializes in neurology.


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(208) 625-5100

Dr. Lavy accepts the following insurance:

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 (GHC)
Coop Core
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Lavy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lavy treats Multiple Sclerosis (MS) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Lavy treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Pediatric
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lavy treats Brain Disorders more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Lavy treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lavy treats Migraine more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Lavy treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine

Dr. Lavy's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • 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
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • 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
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • 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

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Awards

Dr. Lavy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lavy

3.9

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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(20)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
17.24137931034483%
(5)
1 Star
13.793103448275861%
(4)

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I have M.S since 2007 by 2009 I was unable to work ans my speech was very slurred most people could not understand me, then I saw Dr Lavy 2011, I now hold a fulltime job and my work does not even know I have M.S I cant tell you enough how awesome Dr Lavy is she changed my life for the better. What...Read More
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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....Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Coeur D Alene, ID