MEET THE DOCTORS

RICHARD BABKES, M.D.

Neurology Credentials

Specialty:      Neurology
Address:     3290 N. Ridge Rd. Suite 240
City:     Ellicott City
State:      MD
ZIP:      21043

Training:
Dr. Babkes completed his training in neurology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York City, where he served as Chief Resident. He was fortunate to have trained under world renowned neurologists.
Dr. Morris Bender (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morris_Bender) and Dr. Melvin Yahr (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC324469/), and he gratefully acknowledges their influence on his career.

Board Certified and Experienced:
Dr. Babkes is Board Certified in Neurology, and has many years experience as a full-time clinical neurologist.

Academic Affiliation:
For over 25 years, Dr. Babkes has held a part - time academic appointment as Instructor in Neurology at Johns Hopkins Hospital, one of the top hospitals in the U.S. (http:// health.usnews.com/health/best-hospitals).
He is also affiliated with Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD.
Dr. Babkes is a member of the American Academy of Neurology.

Consultant:
Dr. Babkes serves as a Disability Consultant to both state and federal agencies.

Patient Care:
From thank you notes over the years, patients and their families have characterized Dr. Babkes as:

“...brilliant – he diagnosed me, after years of trying to find answers...” (SP).
“...the kindest, most caring doctor I have ever had” (RP).
“I would follow him to the ends of the earth – he’s the best!” (SG).
“Thank you for saving my father’s life and giving him 20 wonderful years” (CR).
 
LAURA BABKES REAVEN, M.D.

Undergraduate Education:
Harvard University. A.B. degree, magna cum laude, in Cognitive Neuroscience

Medical Degree:
M.D. Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, in Chicago

Residency in Neurology:
University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Reaven served as a Chief Resident, and was named Resident of the Year.

Biography:
Trained at top institutions, Dr. Reaven is board certified in neurology and is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology. She is affiliated with Howard County General Hospital.
In her years of clinical experience she has been recognized for outstanding diagnostic skills, effective treatment regimens and a warm, compassionate manner greatly appreciated by patients. 
Her excellent clinical skills and commitment to compassionate patient care are a perfect fit to the mission of Neuro Care Center, LLC.