Dr. Basil Darras, MD

PediatricsMaleAge 69

Pediatrics

Dr. Basil Darras, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Athens Medical School|University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences in 1977. He is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Basil Darras, MD

Department of Neurology

300 Longwood Ave # 3066 Boston, MA 02115
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Darras' conditions and procedures:

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Constipation
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Limb Cramp
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pediatric Neurological Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Tremor
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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He is clearly a very smart man, but has horrible bedside manners. He wasn't aware of my very important medical history (it was in my chart), he only spoke to the caregiver not the patient, and he was extremely rushed.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
2 people found this helpful
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KM – Jan 14, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My approach to care reflects my interest in the genetic basis of neurological disease and my desire to practice on the forefront of clinical care and research....Read more

Biography

Dr. Darras serves as an expert for the Department of Neurology for Boston Children's Hospital Precision Medicine Service.

I focus in my practice...
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Genetics

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Genetics
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1985
Tufts Medical School, New England Medical Center|Yale University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Nassau County Medical Center, Clinical Campus SUNY At Stony Brook|Tufts Medical School - New England Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1979
University Of Athens Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
University of Athens Medical School|University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Greek

Awards

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Does Dr. Basil Darras, MD accept new patients?

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Basil Darras, MD on Healthgrades. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Darras's profile.

What conditions does Dr. Basil Darras, MD treat?

Dr. Darras frequently treats the following conditions: Muscle Weakness, Ataxia, and Brain Disorders. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Basil Darras, MD's office address?

Dr. Darras' office is located at 300 Longwood Ave # 3066, Boston, MA 02115. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages is Dr. Basil Darras, MD fluent in?

Dr. Darras is able to speak Greek and English. View profile to see all.

Is Dr. Basil Darras, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Basil Darras, MD is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital.

Is Dr. Basil Darras, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Basil Darras, MD holds board certifications in Clinical Genetics, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, and Pediatrics.

How much experience does Dr. Basil Darras, MD have?

Dr. Darras has over 45 years of healthcare experience.

Locations

Practice

Department of Neurology300 Longwood Ave # 3066 Boston, MA 02115
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Boston Children's Hospital

Department of Neurology333 Longwood Ave Boston, MA 02115
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Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA