Dr. Damon Fellman, MD

Dr. Damon Fellman, MD

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Age 73
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Dr. Damon Fellman, MD is a neurology specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine and specializes in neurology, stroke neurology, and more.

211 Essex St Ste 202

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

(201) 488-1515

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 93% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
high
more than 90% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Fellman'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.

Care Philosophy

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6  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Headache Management
  • Headache Medicine
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Stroke Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

2  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.

Education

  • University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NJ BEST DOCTORS, 2009,2010,
  • PATIENT SATISFACTION AWARD, 2009,2010,
  • BERGEN COUNTY BEST DOCTORS, 2010,2011,
Media & Publications

Dr. Fellman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fellman's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fellman to family and friends
44 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Fellman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

a very useful and helpful visit. the doctor was very patient with us and answered all our questions. I had no questions left on my list! We left very reassured that we were in very good hands. We have friends who have seen him also and his fine reputation is well deserved.
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Dr. Fellan was nice. Problem is the office. I am sitting on waiting room for 30 mins so far. No one tells me how long do I have to wait more for EMG test. Receptionist was not that kind. More like they are busy to shut that window don't talk to me atmosphere. Receptionist said they are going to...more
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This was a very unfortunate situation. A referral from her primary doctor was needed, which we had not received . Our patient waited while the staff tried to contact the primary doctor and it took a considerable amount of time to get through to his office and the doctor. Our EMG doctor was ready for her and waiting. Our fault was in not explaining the reason for the delay to the patient. The EMG doctor, the staff and office manager did apologize to the patient for the time she spent waiting.

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Dr Fellman is a great doctor, unfortunately the office staff is not very friendly when you call to make appointments over the phone. You also have to wait a long time to get an appointment, even when explaining to the woman on the phone that you feel it is urgent. The person you talk to acts like...more
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We take your remarks very seriously and are reviewing with our staff the appropriate courteous and considerate approach to patient concerns and requests. We regret and apologize for the experience which you encountered and are working to see that it does not happen again.

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Dr. Fellman is very low-key and gentle. He is also straightforward--the kind of Dr. who hugs you and says: "You don't need a neurologist, anymore, but if you need one again, feel welcome to come back." He's sharp as a nail and explains everything; he makes images intelligible, so you can see what's...more
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Dr. Fellman was very helpful to me and my husband in explaining MS and the treatments and possible problems. He spent a lot of time with us and answered our questions. We left feeling reassured and much more hopeful about the future.
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