Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD

Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 65

Accepting new patients

Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Hartford, CT and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Prasad has more experience with Epilepsy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Institute Of Medical Sciences, Varanasi, Banaras Hindu University medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as The Hospital of Central Connecticut - New Britain General Campus and Hartford Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Prasad to book an appointment.

Locations

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

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(203) 295-0161
Hartford Hospital Neurology85 Seymour St Hartford, CT 06106
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Practice

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(203) 295-0161
85 Seymour St Hartford, CT 06106
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Hospital Highlight

Affiliated with Midstate Medical Center Meriden, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Prasad

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Prasad treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Prasad treats other conditions, please contact the office at (860) 972-3621.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Prasad treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Prasad
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Epilepsy
Seizure Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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Dr. Prasad's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Dr. Prasad accepts

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(203) 295-0161

Dr. Prasad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-CT
Balanced Pathway Tiered-CT PPO
Balanced Pathway-CT HMO
Balanced Pathway-CT PPO
Blue New England Network-CT HMO
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
BlueChoice New England Network-CT
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Pathway X-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X for HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced-CT HMO
Century Preferred (Tiered)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
Century Preferred Tiered (Select Network)-CT
Century Preferred-CT
Choice BlueCare-CT HMO
Choice Century Preferred Basic-CT PPO
City of New Haven - BlueCard-CT
City of New Haven - Century Preferred-CT
CT Children's Medical Center - Tiered-CT PPO
Day Kimball Tiered-CT PPO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT PPO
Gold Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway CT Tiered (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Ind)-CT PPO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway X Enhanced (Ind -)-CT HMO
Pathway X Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Platinum Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X Tiered-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Coinsurance Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
State BlueCare (Local Network only)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network)-CT
State Preferred (Tiered)-CT
State Preferred-CT
USA-CT PPO
Yale New Haven Health System - Tiered-CT PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Biography

Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Hartford, CT and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Prasad has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurological Physiology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Virginia Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
New York University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1995
The New York Hospital Med Center Of Queens
Internship Hospital
1977
Institute Of Medical Sciences, Varanasi, Banaras Hindu University
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD?

Call (203) 295-0161 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (860) 972-3621 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Prasad has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Prasad's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Prasad frequently treats Epilepsy. See all practice areas where Dr. Prasad specializes.

Where is Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD's office located?

Dr. Prasad's office is located at 85 Seymour St, Hartford, CT 06106. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD speak?

Dr. Prasad speaks Urdu, Hindi, and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Prasad is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

The Hospital of Central Connecticut - New Britain General Campus

New Britain, CT

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Hartford Hospital

Hartford, CT

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Midstate Medical Center

Meriden, CT

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

The Hospital of Central Connecticut at Bradley Memorial

Southington, CT
1 Award Received

Windham Hospital

Willimantic, CT

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average