License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Kerson is Good. Dr. Kerson has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Kerson, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurology
  • Primary Headache Disorders
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Kerson graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Kerson has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Chestnut Hill Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence A Kerson MD is a male Neurologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Lawrence A. Kerson practice?
Dr. Lawrence Kerson has 7 office locations.
Dr. Lawrence Kerson practices Neurology near Blue Bell, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and Flourtown, PA.
See Blue Bell Neurologists.