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Dr. Laxmi Dhakal, MD

Neurology*
3.7 (3)
Map Pin Small Covington, LA
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Laxmi Dhakal, MD

Dr. Laxmi Dhakal, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Covington, LA. They specialize in Neurology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from QINGHAI MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Saint Tammany Parish Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Dhakal an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Dhakal works at Ochsner Neurosciences Institute - Covington in Covington, LA. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Dhakal's Office Locations

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    Ochsner Neurosciences Institute - Covington
    1341 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 865-0542

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Traumatic Brain Injury
Stroke
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Encephalomyelopathy
Epilepsy
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Migraine
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aural Migraine
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Stenosis
Cervical Vertigo
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
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Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Drug Induced Dystonia
Dystonia
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Embolic Stroke
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
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Hemispacial Neglect
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myoclonus
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Parkinson's Disease
Radiculopathy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Demyelination
Spinal Stenosis
Syncope
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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vasculitis
Vertigo
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Visual Field Defects
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Thrombolysis
Acoustic Nerve Disorder
Aneurysm
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Anterior Horn Disease
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Ataxia
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Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Abscess
Brain Injury
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebellar Stroke
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chordoma
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Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Cluster Headache
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Concussion
Congenital Nystagmus
Diplopia
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Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
Dysphagia
Episodic Cluster Headache
Facial Nerve Disorder
Hereditary Amyloidosis
Herniated Disc
Huntington's Disease
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
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Ischemic Encephalopathy
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Meningitis
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelitis
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Myelopathy
Neurofibromatosis Type Two
Non-Pyogenic Meningitis
Non-Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinsonism
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Tumor
Polymyositis
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Generalized Absence Epilepsy
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Pseudobulbar Affect
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Seizure Disorders
Severe Infant Myoclonic Epilepsy
Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Syphilis Infections
Syringomyelia
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Tic Disorders
Torticollis
Tourette's Syndrome
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
Whiplash
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Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
EMG (Electromyography)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Memory Evaluation
Nerve Conduction Studies
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Arise Health Plan
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
    • MagnaCare
    • MVP Health Care
    • Network Health
    • Optima Health
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1598997348
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • QINGHAI MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Saint Tammany Parish Hospital

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    Dr. Laxmi Dhakal, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Dhakal is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Dhakal works at Ochsner Neurosciences Institute - Covington in Covington, LA. View the full address on Dr. Dhakal’s profile.

    Dr. Dhakal has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Dhakal on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Dhakal. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Dhakal.

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