Dr. Anthony Amato, MD

Dr. Anthony Amato, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Anthony Amato, MD is a neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

75 Francis St

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(857) 307-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Myasthenia Gravis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Amato'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

2  Board Certifications

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

61  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.


  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Wilford Hall Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ohio State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amato has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amato's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Amato'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)

Terrible bedside manner. I have never given a physician such a poor rating. Rolled his eyes when we asked him if our daughter could ask some questions by phone. Not at all like all of the other neurologists we are working with at Brigham.
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I was impressed with Dr. Amato. He was charming, polite and answered any and all questions I had. He spoke in understandable terms. He could have ordered more tests and didn't because they would not have impacted anything I was doing. I would highly recommend him.
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Came to see Dr Amato for possible diagnosis of ALS. He spent maybe 5 minutes with us and never introduced himself. Made us feel like he had better things to do and left all the testing with a students. At the end of the visit we were forced to walk into a dark hallway with no direction. The...more
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terrible experience and a waste of time and money. He didn't listen, talked right over me, and had no empathy or interest in how symptoms effect daily living/goals/ambitions. There are great physicians in Boston, don't waste your time here. I'm not a difficult patient and simply wanted a consult on...more
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