Dr. Margo Block, DO

Dr. Margo Block, DO

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Neurology  |  
Female  |  
40 y/o
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Dr. Margo Block, DO is a neurology doctor who practices in Independence, MO. She is 40 years old.

Midwest Neurology Physicians

19550 E 39th St S Ste 200

Independence, MO 64057
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Epilepsy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Block "Board certified neurologist. Dr. Margo Block completed her neurology residency and clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Dr. Block offers comprehensive general neurology care and treatment with specialized interest in epilepsy. Dr. Block directs the NAEC level 3 epilepsy center, which involves characterizing seizures using tools such as prolonged video EEG monitoring and treatment options including ME."

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    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 Tumor
  • 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
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • 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
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Kansas State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Block has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Block's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Block to family and friends
4.3
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Block's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Warsaw, Mo |
We highly recommend Dr. Block. She is very pleasant & explains everything in a way you can understand.
Our practice aims to deliver the highest quality patient care. We love to hear about these positive experiences. Thanks for sharing this feedback with us!
in Independence, MO |
I love Dr. Block! She is so caring and takes time to be up to date about available treatments and keeps me informed about them. I have been to other neurologists and other hospitals, but going to see Dr. Block is a treat.
Thank you for the positive feedback! We appreciate the kind words.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Block accepts 41 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Behavioral Health
    National Advantage
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Care HMO
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
    Behavioral Health
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Comp Choice
    Comp Results
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    Compassionate Care Network (CCN) PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra HMO
    Advantra PPO
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Family Health Partners
    Family Health Partners HMO
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network PPO
    Select PPO
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care
    HMCC PHO
  • Health Exchange
    Health Exchange PPO
  • Healthcare USA
    Healthcare USA HMO
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Missouri Care
    Missouri Care HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • New Directions Behavioral Health
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Health Professionals
    Preferred Health Professionals PPO
  • Preferred Healthcare
    Preferred Healthcare PPO
  • Preferred Mental Health Management, LLC
  • Premier Group Insurance
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • RockPort Health Care
    CCO/Rockport
  • Savility
    Savility POS
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Value Options
    Behavioral Health
  • Viant
    Viant PPO
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Block has admitting privileges

Centerpoint Medical Center
19600 E 39th St S
Independence, MO 64057
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Belton Regional Medical Center
17065 South 71 Highway
Belton, MO 64012
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Research Medical Center
2316 E Meyer Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64132
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