Dr. Debashis Biswas, MD

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Neurology | Male

Semmes-Murphey Clinic 6325 Humphreys Blvd, Memphis, TN 38120 Get Directions
(901) 522-7700

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Debashis Biswas | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute Debashis Biswas was born in Calcutta (currently known as Kolkata), India...Read more

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3.3
based on 24 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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in Memphis, TN |
He never let me explain the problems I'm experiencing without interrupting me. Then, he was close to out of the door without letting me finish my questions and get the answers I needed. He needs to communicate with his patients better and be much more courteous. After waiting 1 1/2 hours to see him, I got maybe 5 minutes with him. I won't be going back.
in Batesville, Ms |
Our experience here has been Wonderful. He has truly helped. The staff care not just about the patient but also the care giver.My husband had Bad headaches and next pain and he was able to help without pain meds. Thanks to him and his staff. My husband has not had any pain in months.
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Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

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Debashis Biswas | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute

Disorders & Treatments

  • Aneurysms
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Tumors
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Concussions
  • General Neurology
  • Head Injury
  • Headaches
  • Leg Pain
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Neurophysiology
  • Numbness
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine
  • Stroke
  • Weakness

Additional Areas of Expertise

  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Dementia
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  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo

Procedures Performed

  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Background Check

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Rg Kar Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    McP Hahnemann University

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Biswas' Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Biswas

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
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Dr. Biswas says...

Debashis Biswas | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute

Debashis Biswas was born in Calcutta (currently known as Kolkata), India in 1963. He got his medical  degree from R G Kar medical College in 1985. For ten years he trained in trauma and orthopedics in various institutes in India and UK . He came to the US in 1996 which was  in " the decade of the brain". There was a lot of new propaganda about developments in the world of neurosciences and the mysteries of the brain and spinal cord. This influenced him to consider a career in neurology. He entered and completed residency in neurology at MCP Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA . He was the chief resident of the program in the year 2000. On completion of his neurology residency he started working as a general neurologist as the wide spectrum of neurological disorders interested him tremendously. He practiced in Philadelphia for three years before moving to this area in 2003. He remains fascinated with general neurology and continues to practice as a general neurologist. He likes to have a more hands on approach in his patient care and also greatly enjoys interacting with his patients. He also enjoys teaching medical students and residents.

He is passionate about traveling and cinema. He also enjoys reading and photography. His favorite authors are Oliver Sacks, V S Ramachandran and Wilbur Smith.

He lives in Germantown, TN with his wife Monami , 3 sons – Aditya, Ishan, Adrish and a dog named Simba.

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Dr. Biswas says...

Debashis Biswas | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute

Disorders & Treatments

  • Aneurysms
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Tumors
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Concussions
  • General Neurology
  • Head Injury
  • Headaches
  • Leg Pain
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Neurophysiology
  • Numbness
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine
  • Stroke
  • Weakness

Additional Areas of Expertise

  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Dementia