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About

Dr. Leslie Hightower I, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Covington, LA, with other offices in New Orleans, LA and Luling, LA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology. Dr. Hightower is affiliated with Ochsner Baptist Medical Center, Saint Charles Parish Hospital and Touro Infirmary. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Leslie Hightower I has the following 5 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

Neurology

A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

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Locations & Directions

1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA 70433

225 N Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70119

1057 Paul Maillard Rd
Luling, LA 70070

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