Accepting New Patients

Cara Leahy,DO

Neurology
Specialties

MMA Provider
Memory Care
MMA
Neurology

Primary location

Memorial Healthcare Institute For Neuroscience – Owosso

Languages

English

Patient Ratings and Comments

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.8 out of 5 (62 Ratings, 18 Comments)


08/21/2021

Vey caring doctor and physician assistant

08/20/2021

Loved Dr. Leahy! She was great and I am glad to be her patient.

08/07/2021

Good

08/04/2021

We would recommend Dr. Leahy to others. She listened to my health concerns and included me and my family member in discussions about treatment and steps moving forward. She is also very compassionate and understanding which is helpful with regard to my health issue.

07/16/2021

Liked the Doctor's approach and demeanor; very thorough and honest

06/03/2021

We drive 1 hour and 45 minutes one way to see Dr. Leahy...I would even drive further if I had to. She is more than worth it!

04/30/2021

I have been coming to dr. Leahy for 1 1/2 years, and I have utmost confidence in her abilities. She has taken me from wheelchair-bound to walking. I am extremely impressed!

04/26/2021

Dr Leahy is kind and compassionate and a good listener. She is also very smart and knows her neurology.

04/14/2021

She did take time with me but didn't recommend any treatment.

03/20/2021

Dr. Lehy is amazing!!

12/19/2020

Dr Leahy is a very understanding Dr. She always listens and answer any questions about medical treatments available or medication available.

12/14/2020

Good

10/24/2020

good

10/19/2020

Excellent care. Recommend highly.

10/17/2020

We have found Dr. Leahy to be an excellent doctor. Very caring, concerned, knowledgeable, understanding and genuine care for our concerns. Explains things in a manner we can understand.

10/03/2020

Very impressed with Dr. Leahy!!!!!!!! She listened to our concerns which resulted in ordering additional testing to try and get the answers we have been looking for.

10/02/2020

Again Dr Leahy does everything well. Very Good

09/20/2020

I have already recommended Dr. Leahy to other people.

09/12/2020

We certainly will recommend. They just have such great compassion - truly are in it for all the RIGHT REASONS, to help! To improve life!

09/04/2020

A very good experience! Look forward to our next visit and hope *Dr. Leahy sees much improvement!

08/09/2020

Dr. Leahy is easy to talk to and listens to what you are saying. She is kind and professional, skillful, competent and capabie.

07/31/2020

Dr. Leahy is wonderful!

07/10/2020

Dr. was excellent and so was assistant -

All good.

06/10/2020

My care provider is awesome, she really explained the purpose of the injections, the side effects, how long it may take to travel through my body before it actually starts working.

05/14/2020

Very warm & caring.

04/29/2020

Dr. Cara Leahy has been highly accessible and concerned.

03/28/2020

So far I am very happy with Dr. Leahy. I'm hoping to have more input into my fathers therapies.

03/18/2020

She always listens to us and we feel very well taken care of when we leave.

01/30/2020

I'm very happy with Dr. Leahy and her staff.

12/18/2019

I am very thankful that I have Dr. Leahy as my provider. She is willing to listen to any concerns that I might have about my medial conditon and clearly explains my options.

11/15/2019

Good

10/19/2019

Exceeded expectations

08/07/2019

She was very attentive and kind.

08/07/2019

good

07/31/2019

good, clear explanation of answers to all my questions

07/02/2019

Dr. Leahy is a wonderful, caring dr. and everyone on staff is very sensitive to my needs, I would highly recommend Dr. Leahy to anyone. SHE'S GREAT! - VERY KIND!

06/06/2019

I think she is a good dr. Just not the right dr. for the condition that I have. She is referring me out.

06/03/2019

You couldn't ask for a better understanding doctor.

05/30/2019

excellent experience

05/21/2019

She's the best.

05/17/2019

Dr Leahy is the best Dr I have ever had. She is very understanding, comforting and helpful. She shows real concern for her patients. Dr Leahy is amazing. Need more Drs like her.

05/16/2019

Good.

05/09/2019

Our family loves Dr. Leahy!

03/27/2019

Dr. Leahy is excellent. So kind & caring.

03/19/2019

Dr. Leahy was SO nice and kind and I had a list of questions. She answered every one of them and reviewed my EEG with me and explained the results very thoroughly. LOVE that you are researching Alzheimer's diagnosis possibly via blood work some day!!

03/18/2019

I will continue to make the drive from Lansing to Owosso to see Dr. Leahy. She's wonderful!

10/31/2018

always good, has helped me a great deal with my headaches im very happy with my Doctor

10/26/2018

Dr. Leahy is outstanding. She had provided exceptional care to me, my daughter and both of my parents. She listens, spends the time she needs, and develops approaches that or logical and effective.

08/18/2018

Dr. Leahy is very kind, caring, and informative. She is a great example of what all doctors should follow.

Dr. Leahy is the Director for Cognitive Disorders at Memorial Healthcare.  Dr. Leahy’s passion lies with Alzheimer’s disease and memory care.  She frequently works with patients with memory care needs, and she provides  comprehensive and compassionate care to those affected by these challenging neurological conditions.  In an effort to bring the best resources and support to memory care patients, she started the iRemember free tablet program.  Dr. Leahy is on the front line of Alzheimer’s Disease research, treatment, and care, and she is closely following cutting edge advancements in medical interventions.  She is actively involved in teaching physicians and medical students about best practices in Alzheimer’s Disease care.

The practice is accepting new patients with most insurances.

Memorial Healthcare Institute for Neuroscience is an employed physician practice of Memorial Medical Associates, a department of Memorial Healthcare.


MEMORY DISORDERS CLINIC

As we know, Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating disease for patients and families, robbing a person of their memories, personality and relationships with the ones they love. With the help of the Alzheimer’s Association, the Memorial Healthcare Institute for Neurosciences has opened a multidisciplinary memory disorders clinic to help support patients and their families in our community. This clinic is designed to offer the latest in information, treatments and supports for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

Dr. Leahy is a leader in developing this multidisciplinary approach for Alzheimer’s disease. She, along with her team of clinical pharmacists, nurses and home health professionals, meet with each patient and their families during this memory clinic appointment. The goal is to provide care and treatment that extends beyond the medicines and to improve the quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. If you know of someone who might benefit from this caring, passionate and dedicated approach to patient care, please have them contact their primary care physician to learn if they might qualify for this unique clinic.

 

Accepting new patients

Yes

Accepts children

No

Insurance information

Aetna
BCBSM Blue Preferred Plus
BCBSM Medicare Plus Blue PPO
BCBSM Traditional, HAP
BCN Medicare Advantage
Blue Care Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO/ Trust
Blue Cross Complete
Cigna
Cofinity
HAP Empowered Medicaid
Health Alliance Plan of MI
Humana Military
Humana PPO
McLaren Commercial
McLaren Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Meridian Health Plan Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
Palmetto GBA(Railroad Medicare)
PHCS
PHP Commerical
PHP Medicare
Physicians Health Plan Commercial
Priority Health
Sparrow Physicians Health Network
Tricare Standard
United Healthcare Commercial
United Healthcare Community Plan