Dr. Andrew Sylvester, MD

Dr. Andrew Sylvester, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Andrew Sylvester, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

521 W 57th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gait Abnormality
normal
more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.

Education

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine-Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sylvester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sylvester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sylvester to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Sylvester's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Montvale, NJ |
A caring, competent, wonderful man who clearly seems interested in helping me achieve optimum health, within the context of having MS.
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Dr. Sylvester accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • HealthFirst
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Hospitals where Dr. Sylvester has admitting privileges

Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
1111 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10025
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