Dr. Seth Hepner, MD

Neurology •  Male
  
Dr. Hepner
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Primary Care Medicine Clinic

4901 FOREST PARK AVE Saint Louis, MO 63108

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(314) 362-5060

Dr. Seth Hepner, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Hepner has more experience with Headache, Epilepsy, and General Neurological Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hepner to book an appointment.


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Dr. Hepner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access Choice-MO
Balanced Blue Access-MO
Balanced Blue Preferred-MO
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
Blue Access Choice - S-MO
Blue Access Choice-MO
Blue Access-MO
Blue Preferred (Blue Preferred / Small Grp)-MO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-MO POS
Blue Preferred Network-MO
Blue Preferred Options-MO
Blue Preferred Plus-MO POS
Blue Preferred-MO HMO
Blue Traditional-MO
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Bronze Blue Access Choice-MO
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Bronze Blue Access-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred-MO
Bronze Pathway for HSA-MO
Bronze Pathway X for HSA-MO
Bronze Pathway X-MO
Bronze Pathway-MO
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Gold Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
Gold Blue Access Plus-MO
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Gold Blue Preferred Options-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Gold Blue Preferred-MO
Gold Pathway X-MO
Gold Pathway-MO
Lumenos Plans (Blue Access Choice)-MO
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National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X-MO
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Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Silver Blue Preferred-MO
Silver Pathway for HSA-MO
Silver Pathway X for HSA-MO
Silver Pathway X-MO
Silver Pathway-MO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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HealthLink PPO
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MultiPlan PPO

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Practice Areas

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Typically treats 89% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Migraine more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Tension Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Tension Headache more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Essential Tremor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Essential Tremor more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Seizure Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Seizure Disorders more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

EEG (Electroencephalogram)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Hepner performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

General Neurological Disorders

General neurological disorder specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions such as epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson's disease that affect your brain, spinal cord or nerves, anywhere throughout your body.Compare with other General Neurological Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Gait Abnormality more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Brain Disorders more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hepner treats Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Hepner treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

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Dr. Hepner's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Dr. Hepner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hepner

3.3

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Listened & answered questions (5)
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  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (1)
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Seemed half asleep during appointment. Never followed up with me or my husband, just referred me to a neurosurgeon. When I tried to contact Hepner, he ignored me, repeatedly.
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Jun 22, 2020
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Excellent doctor! He is patient, sympathetic and understanding. He takes his time to explain what’s going on and options for treatment. I highly recommend him and the staff.
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Patti – May 07, 2020
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BEST DOCTOR THAT I HAVE BEEN TO LISTENS TO WHAT YOU SAY. I WOULD RECOMMEND DR. HEPNER. STAFF IS FRIENDLY. CAN GET AN APPOINTMENT THE SAME DAY.
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Excellent physician who is knowledgeable and a great communicator.
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About Me

Biography

" From diagnosis through treatment, I am passionate about working with patients who suffer from neurological disease. My practice is based on a patient-centered philosophy that includes the support and involvement of the family. "

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Headache Management
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Neuroimmunology

Board Certifications

Education

Washington University/Barnes Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Primary Care Medicine Clinic

Barnes Jewish Hospital Primary Care Medicine4901 FOREST PARK AVE Saint Louis, MO 63108
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SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis

Bridgeton, MO

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average