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About Dr. Laura Ment

Dr. Laura Ment, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Haven, CT. She has 44 years of experience. Her specialties include Child Neurology, Neurology and Pediatrics. Dr. Ment is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Laura Ment is Great. Dr. Laura Ment has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Laura Ment is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Yale School of Medicine

333 Cedar St
New Haven, CT 06510
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Specialties

Dr. Laura Ment has the following 3 specialties

  • Child Neurology

    Pediatric neurologists diagnose neurological conditions in children as young as newborn, all the way up to adolescence. They can recommend treatment for sleep disorders, head injuries and headaches, but they also specialize in issues such as epilepsy, seizures and brain tumors.
    Their expertise in childhood development and the nervous system make them an excellent resource for parents of children with autism, cerebral palsy, mental development issues or learning disabilities. You can consult with a pediatric neurologist before, during and after diagnosis depending on your child's specific condition and needs.

  • 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.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Expertise

    16 Expertise

  • Anoxia
  • Brain Disorder
  • Brain Hypoxia
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Brain Damage
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Fetal Diseases
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Infant Disorders
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Bleeding In The Brain)
  • Periventricular Leukomalacia
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke

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Five Stars

Dr. Ment is AMAZING. She epitomizes how all physicians should aspire to be.

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Wonderful

doctor Ment is accurate, gentle and overall a wonderful doctor and we highly recommend her to anyone who has concerns with their child's nervous system.

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Wonderful, Caring Professional, the best

Dr. Ment has been one of the best Doctors we have ever had! We feel 100% confident in her diagnoses, and she is quick to respond to concerns and refer us to the correct specialist.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ment is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1973

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Laura Ment accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Yale School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT

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