Dr. Louise Ledbetter, MD

Dr. Louise Ledbetter, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Louise Ledbetter, MD is a neurology specialist in Columbia, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Wake Forest University in 1987 and specializes in neurology and sleep medicine.

927 N James Campbell Blvd Ste 105

Columbia, TN 38401

Contact Information

(931) 388-5114

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cranial Trauma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Ledbetter'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ledbetter "Bringing World Class Neurology to Your Hometown."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

143  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Wake Forest University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Wake Forest University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Wake Forest University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • School of Sleep Medicine, Palo Alto, California
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine, 2004
  • Myasthenia Gravis Research Award, 1988
Media & Publications
  • Evolution of brain MRI abnormalities in limbic encephalitis., 1990
  • Design and baseline characteristics of the stroke prevention by aggressive reduction in cholesterol levels (SPARCL) study, 2003
  • Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) Investigators. High-dose atorvastatin after stroke or transient ischemic attack, 2006 Aug
  • Non-benign amaurosis fugax in a medical student., 1990
  • A false-positive edrophonium test in a patient with a brainstem glioma, 1989
  • Involved-field radio therapy and intra-Ommaya Methotrexate/ Cytarabine in patients with AIDS-related lymphomatous meningitis., 1993 Oct
  • Intra-ommaya Methotrexate therapy in patients with AIDS and lymphomatous meningitis., 10/9/91
  • Non-benign amaurosis fugax in a medical student, 1990
  • Risk of stroke and cardiovascular events after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack in patients with type 2 diabetes or metabolic syndrome: secondary analysis of the Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction of Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) Trial., 2011 June
  • Amaurosis fugax due to pituitary tumor, 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ledbetter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ledbetter to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 1

Dr. Ledbetter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Ledbetter is great with her patients and helps them in any way she can when you have a problem. Great Dr for MS, she works hard to see that your health issues are taken care of. All the nurses and office employees are very nice.
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Nothing but excellent service by Dr. Ledbetter and everyone in her office. She is extremely knowledgeable and is considerate in her treatment. You never feel rushed and it has always been a totally satisfying experience to be seen by her and her staff. Would recommend highly.
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Compassionate knowledgeable doctor.
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I've been seeing her for over 10 years & couldn't imagine seeing another neurologist. You may have to sit in the waiting room a little longer than you'd like but it's worth it when she stays in your room. She will answer all of your questions & spend as much time with you as needed. She listens to...more
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