Dr. Richard Leschek, DO

Dr. Richard Leschek, DO

Neurology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Richard Leschek, DO is a neurology specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

172 Thomas Johnson Dr Ste 202

Frederick, MD 21702

Contact Information

(301) 698-8300

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Leschek'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. Leschek "We take the time to listen to our patients. We don't always just give a quick fix. We try to help solve problems for the long run."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

66  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Fasciculation Syndrome
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonic Epilepsy Benign, Adult, Familial
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Rutgers College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Garden City Osteo Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Medical College Of Pa Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Medical College Of Pa Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Leschek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leschek's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leschek to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Leschek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I saw Dr.,Lescheck for migraines. He took the time to talk to me, obtain a thorough history about my migraines (20 yr hx), and discussed treatment options. The medicine he prescribed was so effective. I'm sorry I did not see him sooner. Michelle, a staff member in his office, is also very...more
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I made an appointment to see se leschek to have a nerve conduction study at my doctors suggestion first he tols me it wasnt nessesaary. And went over y medications then i asked if we we were foing to ake the tesy i hade made the appointment for and he got very upset and told me to find another...more
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