Dr. David Filippi, MD

Dr. David Filippi, MD

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45 y/o
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Dr. David Filippi, MD is a neurology specialist in Pismo Beach, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in neurology.

Coast Neuro

2 James Way Ste 101

Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Filippi'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

This content was provided by Dr. Filippi "Provide the highest level of neurology care to the patients of the Central Coast"

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

83  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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2  Procedures

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

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Filippi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Filippi's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Filippi to family and friends
62 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (28)

Dr. Filippi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Consistent with most reviews, we too were offended by Dr Filippi’s insensitivity and lack of communication. I am a retired physician and was astounded that, first of all he was almost one hour late, then entered the room with no greeting and sat facing a computer positioned between us as he...more
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I wish I could leave a ZERO STAR rating! This was the worst experience ever from a medical professional my wife and I have ever had....the worst!! He was rude, demeaning, and very egotistical. His practice of giving a medical prescrition without proper diagnosis or analysis is the perfect mixture...more
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Dr Filippi is one of the best doctors my daughter has seen in all her years. She suffers from a severe seizure disorder. There has been, at times we had to wait in the reception room longer than one would except but he gives his patience's all the time they need despite how late it gets.
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Filippi the most arrogant Doc i ever met. I tried to ignore his arrogance and conceited attitude until i wanted to SCREAM. No options for other Neuro prevented me from leaving. Also worst office staff ever, do not return calls, keep you on hold and rude. I have yrs of experience working w/MDs of...more
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Was referred to Dr. Filippi by my primary care physician who ranted and raved about how he was a genius and the absolute best in the area. It took about 6 weeks for me to get an appointment. My appointment was at 1:30, I arrived at the office at 1:15. The waiting room was completely empty and I...more
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