Dr. Timothy Best, MD

Dr. Timothy Best, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Timothy Best, MD is a neurology specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

707 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr

Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Best's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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 Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clis
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Best has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Best's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Best to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Best's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was referred to Dr. Best by my surgeon.. They never called to schedule. After having tests run, I called to get results. They said we'll call you back and has not returned my phone calls.. Dr. Best was polite and very professional . .
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