Dr. Amar Elkhalifa, MD

Dr. Amar Elkhalifa, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Amar Elkhalifa, MD is a neurology specialist in Cambridge, MA. He graduated from University Of Khartoum, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in neurology.

300 Mount Auburn St Ste 306

Cambridge, MA 02138

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Elkhalifa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

52  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • University Of Khartoum, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Missouri School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elkhalifa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elkhalifa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elkhalifa to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Elkhalifa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He treated me for stroke on July 22, 2013, and then examined me 3 months later, even taking care to look at my bare toes. His excellent advice: "Keep moving!"
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I saw Dr. Elkhaifa via the MIT Health Plan at MIT, so some of the metrics such as scheduling were not specific to him and I have left them blank. The visit was in reference to a peripheral neuropathy which he diagnosed after a reference out for testing at MIT. His manner was good, his conduct was...more
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Might be fine neurologically speaking but No bedside manner, poor relationship skills, chastized me for not agreeing with treatment plan, and did nit listen when told critical information- replued ' i have another patient." I belueve he diagnosed what he wanted and does not truly listen to...more
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Excellent neurologist who can diagnose difficult problems. Very caring person who takes the time to know you and takes time with appointment.
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