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Specializes in Neurology • Female • Age 58

30 Bridge St Ste 102
New Milford, CT 06776
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Dr. Puglia's Experience

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Dr. Puglia's Specialties

  • Neurology

Procedures Dr. Puglia Performs

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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Hospital Quality

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Danbury Hospital
24 Hospital Ave
Danbury, CT 06810
New Milford Hospital
21 Elm St
New Milford, CT 06776

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Northwest Hills Neurology
Northwest Hills Neurology
30 Bridge St Ste 102
New Milford, CT 06776
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    Dr. Puglia's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Meningiomas
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    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Albany Medical College
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Montefiore Hospital University Pittsburg
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Puglia & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Puglia's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Danbury Hospital

    • New Milford Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
    • 16 Star Ratings
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    3.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puglia to family and friends

    3.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Puglia's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Puglia

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Northwest Hills Neurology
    30 Bridge St Ste 102
    New Milford, CT 06776
    (860) 350-1161 (Office)
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