Dr. Allen Lifton, MD

Dr. Allen Lifton, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
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Dr. Allen Lifton, MD is a neurology specialist in Venice, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1992 and specializes in neurology.

200 Capri Isles Blvd Unit 7D

Venice, FL 34292

Contact Information

(941) 485-2220

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Lifton performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lifton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lifton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lifton to family and friends
based on 13 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Lifton's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Venice, FL
After waiting months to see Dr. Lifton, I received a voice mail late on a Friday to confirm my Monday appointment. I was traveling that day and was on and off of flights. When I got the voice mail, Dr. Lifton's office was closed. I called his office first thing Monday morning to confirm and was...more
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in Venice, FL
I had a very positive experience with Dr Liftons practice. Sherrie was a great technician. Dr Lifton provided a thorough explanation of condition and a remedial plan to correct issues
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in Nokomis, FL
Before seeing Dr. Lifton my migraines left me in bed unable to have any quality of life. I am about 50% better and can function. I still have a long way to go as nothing is fixed overnight when you have suffered for 20 years. I would highly recommend him. He also saw my mother and was quick to...more
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in Venice, FL
Dr. Lifton is a rare doctor who both listens and thinks deeply. He is thorough, curious, empathetic,and open to considering new non-mainstream but scientific solutions. I've seen MANY doctors for my condition over 26 years, he provided the first hypothesis that matches all the data. If you see him,...more
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in North Port, Fl
He diagnosed my MS. Is well versed in meds available for treatment as well as offering good practical advice on dealing with the disease.
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