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Dr. Carol Kooistra, MD

Neurology*
2.6 (28)
Map Pin Small Spartanburg, SC
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Carol Kooistra, MD

Dr. Carol Kooistra, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Spartanburg, SC. They specialize in Neurology, has 42 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX / NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAMPUS and is affiliated with Spartanburg Medical Center and Cherokee Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Kooistra an average 2.6 star rating.

Dr. Kooistra works at Carolina Neurology in Spartanburg, SC. They frequently treat conditions like Gait Abnormality, Difficulty With Walking and All Headaches (incl. Migraine) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kooistra's Office Locations

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    Carolina Neurology
    541 Floyd Rd, Spartanburg, SC 29307 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (864) 585-6179

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  • Spartanburg Medical Center
  • Cherokee Medical Center

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Gait Abnormality
Difficulty With Walking
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dizziness
Essential Tremor
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
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Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Epilepsy
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Facial Nerve Disorder
Headache
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Migraine
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Stroke
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Alzheimer's Disease
Ataxia
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Aural Migraine
Bell's Palsy
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Brain Aneurysm
Cataplexy
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Pain
Diplopia
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Drug Induced Dystonia
Dysphagia
Dystonia
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Insomnia
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Low Back Pain
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelopathy
Narcolepsy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Parkinson's Disease
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Radiculopathy
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Demyelination
Spinal Stenosis
Syncope
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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Visual Field Defects
Vitamin B Deficiency
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Nerve Conduction Studies
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Injury
Brainstem Stroke Syndrome
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebellar Stroke
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Cluster Headache
Chronic Motor Tic Disorder
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
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Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
Dysphagia Cerebrovascular Accident
Embolic Stroke
Encephalomyelopathy
Hemiplegic Migraine
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lennox Gastaut Syndrome
Meningitis
Menstrual Migraine
Moyamoya Disease
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelitis
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Myoclonus
Neurogenic Bowel
Non-Pyogenic Meningitis
Non-Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Nystagmus
Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Optic Neuritis
Parkinsonism
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Tumor
Polymyositis
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Primary Central Sleep Apnea
Primary Insomnia
Pseudobulbar Affect
Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stroke
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Tic Disorders
Transverse Myelitis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Dementia
Vasculitis
Vocal Tic Disorder
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Sleep Study
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    2.6
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    About Dr. Carol Kooistra, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 42 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1598741837
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX / NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAMPUS
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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    Dr. Carol Kooistra, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kooistra is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Kooistra has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kooistra works at Carolina Neurology in Spartanburg, SC. View the full address on Dr. Kooistra’s profile.

    Dr. Kooistra has seen patients for Gait Abnormality, Difficulty With Walking and All Headaches (incl. Migraine), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kooistra on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Kooistra. The overall rating for this provider is 2.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kooistra.

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