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Dr. Waqas Sohail, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Sohail

Dr. Waqas Sohail, MD is a neurology specialist in Wausau, WI. He graduated from Quaid-E-Azam Medical College and specializes in neurology.


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Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Unprofessional Conduct (9/17/2014)View details
1 board action Found
  • Unprofessional Conduct (11/7/2014)View details
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Dr. Sohail's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sohail treats Migraine more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sohail treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sohail treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sohail treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sohail treats Tremor more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Sohail treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
  • Benign Essential Tremor
  • Essential Tremor
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Primary Orthostatic Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2

Dr. Sohail's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Sohail received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from Quaid-e- Azam Medical College located in Pakistan. He completed his Internal Medicine internship from Saint Mary s Hospital of Waterbury and his Neurology residency from the Un...

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Parkland Memorial Hospital Of Dallas
Residency Hospital
University Of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Saint Mary S Hospital Of Waterbury
Internship Hospital
Quaid-E-Azam Medical College
Medical School

Dr. Sohail's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sohail

2.6

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
36.666666666666664%
(11)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
56.666666666666664%
(17)

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Avoid this doctor if you can. Terrible. Poor communication. Lies and contradicts himself. Very unprofessional. Very disappointing. His dismissiveness is borderline negligence. If you are very ill, please do not waste your time with this so-called specialist.
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Absolutely not! I got my medical records from my visit to him, where he accuses me of "doctor shopping" and that my sensory neuropathy was psychological. He cost me nearly 6 months where I could have been receiving care. The minute I got in to see another neurologist, I started treatment and 5...Read More
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Very unprofessional. I had a very difficult time getting information from him. Did not explain potential side effects of my illness. Very unhelpful.
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Predetermined decision without listening. Does not listen. Did not bother with physical.
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