Dr. Avery Katz, MD

Dr. Avery Katz, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Avery Katz, MD is a neurology specialist in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurology.

905 Allwood Rd Ste 105

Clifton, NJ 07012

Contact Information

(973) 471-3680

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Tension Headache
very high
more than 97% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Katz'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Katz "Patients come first. Primary care neurology to second opinion consults."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

89  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • HealthGrades Honor Roll, 2011-2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
29 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Katz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Office staff is horrible. I was lucky enough to actually have someone answer the phone, was on hold for 24 minutes then they hung up. Was having a relapse and because I couldn't get in touch even after leaving several voicemails I ended up in ER twice. Dr said office will make appt for next day....more
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I'm dealing with Lupus from 6 years with a horrible migraines, tingling, numbness in my arms; always in horrible pain I saw different doctors include different neurologist as well I saw finally Dr. Katz and with his diagnostic and 2 meds my migraines are in control together with the rest of the...more
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Dr. Katz is a terrific Doctor. Very knowledgeable and caring. Thanks to him I am fully recovered from a stroke last June. He has also been very helpful in referring me to other excellent Doctors who have also been pivotal in my recovery.
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can never get in touch with the office. office staff rude, phone rings and rings they finally answer put you on hold for over a half hour. Dr. has no bed side manner what so ever makes you wait over a hour to be seen. I do not recommend this Dr. at all.
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I have been dealing with Dr. Katz for a couple of years now and to be honest I am very impressed with him. He listens to the issues and does not make me feel like he is rushing me out the door. Because of that and his determination we have made great strides in my treatment. I would very much...more
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