Dr. Bernard Schanzer, MD

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Dr. Bernard Schanzer, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has over 59 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schanzer has more experience with Headache and Epilepsy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Universite Libre De Bruxelles, Faculte De Medecine medical school in 1962. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schanzer to book an appointment.

Dr. Schanzer

Neurological Associates PA

700 N Broad St Ste 201 Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Accepting new patients

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He is very prompt and listens very closely to patient input when making a diagnosis
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Ralph Cox – Nov 04, 2019
He is very kind, professional and have a lot of knowledge. Doctor Schanzer is the best. He is always responsive, caring and dedicated to the patient's needs.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Biography

Dr. Bernard Schanzer, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has over 59 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schanzer has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1969
Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1965
Maimonides Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1962
Universite Libre De Bruxelles, Faculte De Medecine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

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What are Dr. Bernard Schanzer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Schanzer frequently treats Headache and Epilepsy. See all practice areas where Dr. Schanzer specializes.

Where is Dr. Bernard Schanzer, MD's office located?

Dr. Schanzer's office is located at 700 N Broad St Ste 201, Elizabeth, NJ 07208. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Schanzer speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Schanzer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Schanzer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Schanzer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (908) 352-3097.

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Schanzer is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Cluster Headache
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
Headache
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High
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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. Schanzer is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Seizure Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
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Check Dr. Schanzer's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Schanzer's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Refsum Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Wada Test

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(908) 352-3097

Dr. Schanzer accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Choice Care PPO
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Neurological Associates PA700 N Broad St Ste 201 Elizabeth, NJ 07208
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