Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD

Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD

Neurology  |  
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Dr. Timothy Hecker, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Mobile, AL. He has been practicing for 16 years.

3280 Dauphin St Bldg A

Mobile, AL 36606

Contact Information

(251) 450-3700

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hecker to family and friends
4.2
based on 34 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 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 (9)

in Mobile, AL |
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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in Semmes, AL |
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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Mobile, AL |
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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in Gulf Shores, AL |
Dr Hecker a great Dr. He listens and is kind but his nurse is awful. She is always in a terrible mood. She is out only problem with his practice. He is terrific and my husband and I have used another neurologist.
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in Theodore, AL |
I found Dr. Hecker on this site, and based on the reviews, decided to give him a try. Y'all did not let me down! He is hands down, one of THE sweetest doctors! This was my first time seeing a neurologist & I was nervous of being judged (based on my size) but he was so reassuring and genuinely...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hecker accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hecker has admitting privileges

Thomas Hospital
750 Morphy Ave
Fairhope, AL 36532
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Providence Hospital
6801 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL 36608
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Infirmary Health - Mobile Infirmary
5 Mobile Infirmary Cir
Mobile, AL 36607
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Springhill Medical Center
3719 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 36608
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