• Board certifications

    • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Neurology

  • Administrative titles

    • Chairman Emeritus of Neurology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Chairman Emeritus of Neurology, North Shore University Hospital

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Facultad de Medicina

  • Residencies

    • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

  • Internships

    • Philadelphia General Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

  • Affiliations

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Patient ratings & comments

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Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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"9. Excellent."
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