Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 64

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Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD is a neurology specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in neurology and neurological physiology.

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(860) 264-6631

Dr. Prasad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Prasad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasad treats Brain Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Prasad treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

EEG (Electroencephalogram)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasad performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Prasad performs this procedure more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
Seizure Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prasad treats Seizure Disorders more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Prasad treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1

Dr. Prasad's conditions and procedures:

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Avinash Prasad, MD is a neurology specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in neurology and neurological physiology.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurological Physiology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Windham Hospital

Willimantic, CT

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Hartford Hospital

Hartford, CT

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)