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Dr. William Perkins, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Perkins

Dr. William Perkins, MD is a neurology specialist in Longview, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1984 and specializes in neurology.


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(903) 315-2730

Dr. Perkins accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Perkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perkins treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perkins treats Migraine more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 98% 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
Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perkins treats Headache more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache

Dr. Perkins' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Perkins, MD is a neurology specialist in Longview, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1988
University Miss School Med
Residency Hospital
1985
University Miss School Med
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Mississippi
Medical School
1988
1985
1984

Awards

Dr. Perkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perkins

3.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(3)

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Always in a hurry and slow, very slow to refill medicines. Always run out of meds which are on auto refill but run out because he or his office never return fax to pharmacy on first request.
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Dr. Perkins is very knowledgeable, caring, and has a wonderful "bedside" manner. When I went to see him, my BP was very high. I was sent to the lab and when I left there, they said to go back to Dr. Perkins office. He wanted to make sure my BP had gone down enough for me to drive home! You...Read More
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I have never had the kind and attentive care that I've received with Dr. Perkins. Yes, I would recommend him to any deserving soul ! My name is Tammi Luman and I approve this statement.
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I will NOT recommend him. The first visit I had to wait an hour and a half before I saw him. I notified him via telephone of reactions to a medication. Instead of him calling me back with a new medication, I have to wait 1 month to see him. I'm losing my vision and apparently that isn't important...Read More
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Dr. Perkins was friendly and made me feel at ease with the procedure/test. I will definately refer to friends/family!!!
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