Dr. Damon Fellman, MD

Dr. Damon Fellman, MD

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72 y/o
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Dr. Damon Fellman, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Hackensack, NJ. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

Hackensack Neurology Group

211 Essex St Ste 202

Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

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

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acute Stroke Management
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy

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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Hackensack University Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Neurosciences Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Fellman is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Fellman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fellman to family and friends
4.4
based on 43 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 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 (7)

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...more
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Rutherford, NJ |
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...more
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in Fair Lawn, NJ |
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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Hackensack, NJ |
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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Lincoln Park, NJ |
Dr. Fellman is a very caring doctor who listens and takes the time to understand your issue. He's extremely thorough and writes down instructions to make everything easier to remember
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fellman accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Fellman has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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