Dr. Richard Zweifler, MD

Dr. Richard Zweifler, MD

Save
Vascular Neurology  |  
Male  |  
52 y/o
(9)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Zweifler, MD is a vascular neurology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Zweifler is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge, Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Sentara Leigh Hospital and Ochsner Medical Center.

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Zweifler

Dr. Zweifler's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Zweifler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Vascular Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
70

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • 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
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

More

Read More
2

Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • TULANE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Calif San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • U Calif San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zweifler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Zweifler does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Zweifler and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Ochsner Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Neurosciences Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Zweifler is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

View Awards

Dr. Zweifler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zweifler to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews

Ochsner Health System

also has reviews with comments for this provider:

logo for Ochsner Health System
4.4
based on 33 total reviews (13 with comments)
SEE THESE REVIEWS AND COMMENTS
Dr. Zweifler'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Richard Zweifler, MD?
Are you Dr. Zweifler?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Zweifler

Dr. Zweifler accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

Hospitals where Dr. Zweifler has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
View Hospital Profile
Sentara Leigh Hospital
830 Kempsville Rd
Norfolk, VA 23502
View Hospital Profile
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
600 Gresham Dr
Norfolk, VA 23507
View Hospital Profile
Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
View Hospital Profile
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital
1060 First Colonial Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
View Hospital Profile