Dr. William Bara-Jimenez, MD

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Dr. William Bara-Jimenez, MD

Neurology | Male

Bethesda Neuroscience Clinic 11119 Rockville Pike Ste 100, Rockville, MD 20852 Get Directions
(240) 221-8052

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I have a caring, personalized and comprehensive approach to patients and their neurological afflictions. Extensive research background allows me a broad, science oriented, and open minded inquiry of the issues at hand.Read more

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  • Aetna
  • Allstate
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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3.8 based on 5 responses
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (4)
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Wait time to see the doctor is always 1 hour after my scheduled appointment, with no apologies, excuses or explanations. Overbooking seems to be the problem, based on the sign-in sheet. Doctor is knowledgeable but is always rushing. Hard to find a doctor that takes time to explain treatment plans.
After the doctor had ordered some lab work, I went to a Labcorp and found out some written lab orders needed clarification. Apparently, I found out that this happens all the time and he refuses to use the forms where labs are checked off. After calling many times, and waiting for the staff to fax the clarified orders, by then it had been two hours. This is inconsiderate and rude. I will complain further as someone needs to tell this doctor to comply with rules and respect other people's time
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Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo

Procedures Performed

  • Botox® Injection
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electronystagmogram
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Maryland.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of The Valley / Division Of Health Science

    Graduated in 1986

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
  • Residency Hospital
    Medical University Of South Carolina

    Completed in 1994

    University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan-Clinical Neurophysiology
    Ninds, Nih, Bethesda Md-Movement Disorders, Neurophysiology

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

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Dr. Bara-Jimenez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

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How well provider listens and answers questions
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Dr. Bara-Jimenez's Care Philosophy

I have a caring, personalized and comprehensive approach to patients and their neurological afflictions. Extensive research background allows me a broad, science oriented, and open minded inquiry of the issues at hand.