Dr. Casilda Balmaceda, MD

Dr. Casilda Balmaceda, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Casilda Balmaceda, MD is a neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1987 and specializes in neurology.

350 Fort Washington Ave Ste 354

New York, NY 10033

Contact Information

(212) 927-3327

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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Balmaceda

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Balmaceda'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*

35  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo


Read Less

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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Balmaceda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Balmaceda does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Balmaceda and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Balmaceda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balmaceda to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Balmaceda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

In January 2015 I incurred a back injury. I was experiencing excruciatingly painful spasms in my left leg. For the next 3months I went to reputable specialists and received many medications. Nothing Helped! I finally went to Dr. Balmaceda. After having me perform a few exercises she ordered an...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I was going threw so issues of my disease, MS went to Dr. Balmaceda for a second opinion, went to her with out tranfering my medical records from my current Dr.and without me telling her that I was diagnosed MS. She did test that I never have heard of and she came back with the same diagnos. She...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
You can show her tests that illustrate that you have serious, time-sensitive neurological conditions (verified by her peers from other states, and even in NYC), and if you are not part of a cohort she respects or choose to attend to she will leave you high and dry in the emergency room or physical...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Balmaceda?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Internal Medicine
Vascular Neurology