Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD

Epilepsy  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(22)
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Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD
Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD is an epilepsy doctor who practices in Boise, ID. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Wechsler is affiliated with St. Luke's Boise Medical Center.

Boise Office

1499 W Hays St

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 275-8585

Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD

Dr. Robert Wechsler, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • 15 More

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Care Philosophy

My goal is for my patients to achieve seizure freedom with no side effects.
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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
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Familial Neonatal Epilepsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • 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
  • Syncope
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wechsler to family and friends
3.2
based on 22 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Wechsler's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Meridian, ID |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wechsler accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
    Heritage Signature
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Wechsler has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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