Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD

Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD

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Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD is a neurology specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 2002 and specializes in neurology.

3280 Dauphin St Bldg A

Mobile, AL 36606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stroke
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hecker'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*

74  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hecker's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecker to family and friends
36 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Hecker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Hecker is a very compassionate and knowledgeable neurologist. I am a physician who has recently seen Dr. Hecker for a new onset of severe Trigeminal Nerve pain that he has thoroughly evaluated and effectively treated. I have also previously referred many patients to Dr. Hecker and they have...more
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Dr. Hecker started off being the most sensitive doctor. Over the course of my two year treatment he changed for the bad. His nurse, Connie, is very rude and non-responsive to phone calls and health problems that arise.
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He must have been preoccupied because I did not feel like he was listening to my problems. He kept looking at his phone then, abruptly told me he was going to prescribe a medication I had already been on. Guess he had other patients to get to.
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If the front desk staff is any indication of the patient care and surgery results I would receive from the doctors, than I would say to run as fast as your legs can carry you in the opposite direction. To begin with, when calling to make a first time appointment with the highly recommended Dr....more
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He is the third neurologist I've consulted after recently being diagnosed with epilepsy. He is a very kind man who spent significant time with us, answering all kinds of questions, and explaining things we didn't even think to ask. I would highly recommend him.
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