Dr. Stanford Downs, MD

Dr. Stanford Downs, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(12)
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Dr. Stanford Downs, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Anchorage, AK. He is 58 years old.

2741 Debarr Rd Ste C413

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 277-1623

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Downs performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
61

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurological Testing
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Downs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Downs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downs to family and friends
2.8
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Downs' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Anchorage, AK |
Very pleased with my care management. Dr. Downs takes his time to really listen to patient concerns and is very thoughtful in his responses. He does have a tendency to run extremely late, but this is simply because he really takes his time with each patient. This is far more important to me than...more
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There has clearly been a staff shake up in this office. Within 1 month both MAs and the receptionist were gone. Dr. Downs new MA Trish is the least helpful most disrespectful medical staffer I have ever met. Much needed prescriptions are overlooked and forgotten over long weekends and the...more
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Anchorage, AK |
needs mental health care beware very bad
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Dr. Downs accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Downs has admitting privileges

Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Providence Alaska Medical Center
3200 Providence Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
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