Dr. Allan Herskowitz, MD

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The Neurolgy Group 9090 SW 87th Ct Ste 200 Miami, FL 33176 Get Directions
Dr. Allan Herskowitz, MD
Allan Herskowitz, MD is a board-certified neurologist who practices general neurology at The Neurology Group, a renowned neurological practice in Miami. With 50 years of medical experience, Dr. Herskowitz provides a complete range of services for patients with neurological disorders. His specialties are sports medicine and Botox® therapy. Dr. Herskowitz currently serves as medical director and team physician for the Miami Heat NBA basketball team, a position he's held since 1988. He's also the medical director of the Neuromuscular Treatment Institute, and an Associate Professor of Neurology at Florida International University Medical School. Dr. Herskowitz is a founding member of the Neuroscience Department at Baptist Health Systems, and currently serves as the Chief of Neurology at Baptist Hospital of Miami. He is affiliated with Baptist Health South Florida, Jackson Hospital in Miami, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, and South Miami Hospital. A native of New York, Dr. Herskowitz received his bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Florida, and obtained his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. He went on to complete his internship at the Tuft's Division-Boston City Hospital and his residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He's a fellow of both the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Neurology. He is also an Associate Professor of Neurology at Florida International University Medical School. Dr. Herskowitz has given dozens of lectures on a wide range of neurological topics and published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals. He's actively involved in neurological research and community education.

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The Neurolgy Group9090 SW 87th Ct Ste 200
Miami, FL 33176
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Dr. Herskowitz's Performance
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    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Allan Herskowitz, MD is a board-certified neurologist who practices general neurology at The Neurology Group, a renowned neurological practice in Miami. With 50 years of medical experience, Dr. Herskowitz provides a complete range of services for patients with neurological disorders. His specialties are sports medicine and Botox® therapy.  

Dr. Herskowitz currently serves as medical director and team physician for the Miami Heat NBA basketball team, a position he's held since 1988. He's also the medical director of the Neuromuscular Treatment Institute, and an Associate Professor of Neurology at Florida International University Medical School. Dr. Herskowitz is a founding member of the Neuroscience Department at Baptist Health Systems, and currently serves as the Chief of Neurology at Baptist Hospital of Miami. He is affiliated with Baptist Health South Florida, Jackson Hospital in Miami, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, and South Miami Hospital.

A native of New York, Dr. Herskowitz received his bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Florida, and obtained his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. He went on to complete his internship at the Tuft's Division-Boston City Hospital and his residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He's a fellow of both the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Neurology. He is also an Associate Professor of Neurology at Florida International University Medical School.

Dr. Herskowitz has given dozens of lectures on a wide range of neurological topics and published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals. He's actively involved in neurological research and community education.

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  •  Specializes in Neurology
  •  Board certified in Neurology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1967

  • Internship Hospital
    Boston City Hospital-Tufts Division

    Completed in 1967

  • Residency Hospital
    Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

    Completed in 1971

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Florida, Gainesville

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Neurology

Procedures Performed

  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Chemodenervation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation