Dr. David Collins, MD

Dr. David Collins, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. David Collins, MD is a neurology specialist in Oakland, CA. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

365 Hawthorne Ave Ste 203

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

(510) 834-5778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 90% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Collins'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Collins does not have any board certifications listed.

97  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Uc Santa Cruz
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lac Usc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Collins has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Collins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Collins' Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Collins to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Collins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Collins was attentive, considerate and informative. He took his time with the initial exam, and listened and addressed all my symptoms. Some of my symptoms may have nothing to do with my issue, or may be anecdotal, but he stayed attentive and concerned. I needed a consultation with a...more
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Dr. Collins uses outstanding skills to see that his patients get optimal care. His knowledge of research results and treatment modalities have been a gift. He has gone to bat for me with insurance companies to obtain the most helpful results. I have had DBS and Dr. Collins uses his excellent...more
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