Dr. Rebecca Whiddon, MD

Dr. Rebecca Whiddon, MD

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Dr. Rebecca Whiddon, MD is a neurology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2007 and specializes in neurology, neurological movement disorders, and more.

10101 Park Rowe Ave Ste 200

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
  • 8 More

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Dr. Whiddon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whiddon treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 98% of her peers

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

Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whiddon treats Headache more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Whiddon treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache
Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whiddon treats Tremor more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Whiddon treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
  • Benign Essential Tremor
  • Essential Tremor
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Primary Orthostatic Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2

Dr. Whiddon's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diplopia
Dystonia
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Meningiomas
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Conduction Studies
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurostimulation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Osteosarcoma
Parkinsonism
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syncope
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Tourette's Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rebecca Whiddon, MD is a neurology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2007 and specializes in neurology, neurological movement disorders, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Neurological Movement Disorders

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2013
    Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2012
    University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2011
    University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2008
    Earl K. Long Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Whiddon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whiddon

3.4

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40%
(8)

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Very thorough and provides great insight. Took the time to go over my condition and took the necessary, proactive steps to get tests ordered.
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Very patient friendly. Knowledgeable and relates information about illness so I can understand.
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Dr. Whiddon was very compassionate with our concerns. She really took time to explain things and gave reassurance. Her nurse Marla is just awesome. She truly knows how to make you feel comfortable and your visit a pleasurable experience. We highly recommend Dr.Whiddon and her staff, due to their...Read More
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Smart, involved and goes the extra mile to make sure you get the medical help you need. Wish all of my doctors were like her. Would recommend her to anyone needing a neurologist.
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A diagnoses was placed on paperwork I received that I did not have and I had a lot is issues. I disagreed with them placing i was given diet consulting, which I was not, in my chart and that I was overweight. I did not go there for that! so I told them it was a bunch of crap. I cancelled my...Read More
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana Health Benefit Plan of Louisiana
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