Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD

Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD

Epilepsy  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD is an epilepsy specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1999 and specializes in epilepsy, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

1499 W Hays St

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 275-8585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • 20 More

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Dr. Wechsler's Experience

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Dr. Wechsler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Epilepsy
  • Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy and Neurology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wechsler "My goal is for my patients to achieve seizure freedom with no side effects."

5  Specialties

  • Epilepsy
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Clinical Research
  • Neurology
  • Research

3  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Epilepsy
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Familial Neonatal Epilepsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Early Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Generalized - Paroxysmal Dyskinesia
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Epilepsy, Rolandic - Paroxysmal Exercise-Induced Dystonia - Writer's Cramp
  • Epilepsy, X - Linked - Learning Disabilities - Behavior Disorders
  • Epileptic Encephalopathy, Lennox-Gastaut Type
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Genetic Disposition to Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Migraine
  • Progressive Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • Vassar College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Stanford University Hospital And Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wechsler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • St. Lukes Boise Meridian, Chair, Department of Neurology

Dr. Wechsler's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wechsler to family and friends
22 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Wechsler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Refused to listen to my patient, insisted he was right but his choice of medication made her sicker until she almost couldn't stay in her home. Transferred to another doctor who listened, took her off the med and saved her life.
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