Dr. Bernard Savella, MD

Dr. Bernard Savella, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bernard Savella, MD is a neurology specialist in Mineola, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in neurology.

Nassau Neurological Consultants

156 1st St

Mineola, NY 11501
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Savella'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

1  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • U Bologna
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Long Is Coll Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Downstate Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Savella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Savella's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Savella to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Savella's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Seeing him for over 30 year , explains and is a good listener . His office has always be nice to me. At his old office, will let you know when i visit his new office. Trying to get appt at new office was terrible.
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Dr. Savella is such an amazing sweet man! But, unfortunately, his receptionist is very nasty to the patients and has forced me to seek out another Dr. I refuse to deal with her attitude nor should anyone have to. Sad Bc he is such a kind man.
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Doctor is good, but the staff is totally unbelievable. Extremely rude and nasty to not only myself but to other patients and on the phone with patients. and family member. And when I attempted to very diplomatically bring it up to the doctor through the paper thin walls, he defended his staff to...more
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Great doctor, terrible staff. The front desk woman is incredibly rude.
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Dr. Savella is excellent. Unfortunately, his staff is not very helpful working with United Healthcare to get medication preapproval that was discussed personally with Dr. Savella. Regrettably, I have been forced to seek another neurologist services.
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