Dr. Ronald Lesser MD Neurologist

Dr. Ronald Lesser is a neurologist in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Hospital. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Lesser accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Epilepsy

Hospital Affiliation

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #1 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Pediatrics, 1970 - 1971

New York State Psychiatric Institute
Residency, Psychiatry, 1973 - 1976

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Neurology, 1976 - 1978

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, Neurology, 1979 - 1979

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 36 years in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 34 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 22 years in Clinical Neurophysiology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 1 years in Epilepsy

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Lesser, R. P.,Schachter, S.,Kimiskidis, V. K.

Does the teddy bear sign predict psychogenic nonepileptic seizures?
Cervenka, M. C.,Lesser, R.,Tran, T. T.,Fortuné, T.,Muthugovindan, D.,Miglioretti, D. L.

Therapeutic brain hypothermia, its mechanisms of action, and its prospects as a treatment for epilepsy.
Motamedi, G. K.,Lesser, R. P.,Vicini, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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