Dr. Sara Westgate, MD

Dr. Sara Westgate, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
55 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Sara Westgate, MD is a neurology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She specializes in neurology.

Austin Neurocare

5900 Southwest Pkwy Ste 401

Austin, TX 78735
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • HealthSource of Ohio

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Westgate's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westgate treats Migraine more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Westgate treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westgate treats Restless Leg Syndrome more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Westgate treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Primary Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Restless Leg Syndrome
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westgate performs Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Westgate performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Botox® for Migraine Treatment
  • Botox® for the Bladder

Dr. Westgate's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sara Westgate, MD is a neurology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Baylor University
Residency Hospital
1994
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1986
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Undergraduate School
1998
1994
1986

Awards

Dr. Westgate's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Westgate

3.2

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
46.15384615384615%
(6)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
15.384615384615385%
(2)
1 Star
30.76923076923077%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Sara Westgate, MD
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Never even saw the Doctor! I left a message and waited 24 hours for a return call. I was referred to see this DR by a current patient of hers and a friend of my husbands. The young lady that called me back treated me like I was an idiot. I was wanting to confirm that the Dr was in network for me. She replied that they accept my insurance. I explained many places will accept insurance, but may not be in network. Her response was "We are contracted with your insurance" said in a way that st
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I do not recommend this neurologist. She seems to have a pre-set agenda and does not care what you have to say about your own issues. Hardly spent any time with me and does not seem to care. Continued to prescribe me various forms of the same medication that makes me ill. Billed my insurance for a service that was not rendered for my last office visit.
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
HealthSmart
HealthSource of Ohio
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
One Health
PacifiCare Health Systems
PHCS
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Preferred Health Professionals
Preferred Health Systems
Preferred Health Network
Private HealthCare Systems
Prudential
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare

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