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Dr. William Hammesfahr, MD


Neurology | Male

1950 Laurel Manor Dr Ste 206 The Villages, FL 32162 Get Directions


Dr. William Hammesfahr, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in The Villages, FL. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

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    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (7)
in Lady Lake, FL |
I want to say after going to 2 neurologists before Dr Hammesfahr all I can say is WOW, what a relief meeting him on a recommendation from my family doctor. He knows his stuff and he got right down to business with me. He made room In his schedule to get moving forward with me. He knew his stuff, when one thing didn't so good results he had more treatments to pick from. Dr. Hammesfahr is the real deal.
in Lady Lake, FL |
Dr. Hammesfahr is caring and understanding. A Doctor who will go above and beyond for his patients. I was in a car accident 5 years ago and all Doctors gave up on me except Dr. H, he has tried everything to make me comfortable and sends me to the best places to help me. Many times I felt like I could never have a day without migraines or unreal pain but I am on an upswing thanks to Dr. H. without him I would be no more then a shell of a person. I now can enjoy my 2 year old grandson. Thank you
in Lady Lake, FL |
As a nurse of 41 years I have seen and worked with many MD's. Dr Hammesfahr is the most impressive physician i have seen in decades. He is personable, easy to talk to and he explains things in a manner that is easily understood. His vast knowledge base of current treatments, both traditional and alternative, gives him the ability to provide the most appropriate treatment in every instance. I have witnessed his provision of care for others and was so impressed i chose him for my healthcare needs.
in Ocala, FL |
I was in a car accident and with having nerve damage Dr Hammesfahr was able to work me into his schedule. He was very through on getting me started on his treatment and I've seen major improvement with his treatment. He does know what he's talking about and makes sure you understand how and why his treatment will work. I recommend him to all my family and friends.
in Ocala fl |
I want to say that Dr hammesfahr is a great doctor who diagnosed me and took his time with my care. I can't say enough about his bedside manor he really does care about his patients. Thank you so much for all you have done for me as a person. You have me hope all doctors are like you.
The Villages, FL |
Dr. Hammesfahr is amazing! After having a stroke in 2016, every doctor pretty much said my nursing career was over. He took a whole person approach to my care with the goal of helping me regain the ability to function as a productive member of the healthcare family. He opened his office on a Saturday morning just to see me! I entered unable to say much more than "yes" or "no" or walk unsupported. I left able to speak small sentences and am now able to function near my prior level.
in Oviedo,,Florida |
He was the only neurologist who understood the treatment for my stroke.. He was friendly and Truly listened to me. I highly recommended him.
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  •  Specializes in Neurology
  •  Board certified in Neurology
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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo


  • Medical School
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • Internship Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Med College Of La

    Completed in 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Neurology

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)