Dr. Edgar Robertson, MD

Dr. Edgar Robertson, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(20)
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Dr. Edgar Robertson, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Peabody, MA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

6 Essex Center Dr Ste 307

Peabody, MA 01960

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
57

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Albany Med Center Ny
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University School Of Med Ma
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston University School Of Med Ma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Robertson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Robertson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robertson to family and friends
2.6
based on 20 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Robertson'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Saugus, MA |
If you are referred to Dr. Robertson, RUN, don't walk. I've met a lot of physicians in my life, but he is a piece of work, and not in a good way. Rude, dismissive, condescending, and, without talking to me, put an extremely derogatory note on my chart which I am demanding my primary remove. It was offensive and uncalled for. He walked out of the first (and only) appointment when I wasn't done speaking! He dismissed important facts and ordered no tests. He did not return phone calls, either.
Ma |
Seeing this Doctor was a total waste of time. He didn't take my symptoms seriously. Talked about things unrelated. He said that some of my issues were just from getting old!! I'm 50 not 80! Basically said that he recommended no tests, treatment or follow up. He told me to wait and get a few more headaches and then decide what I wanted to do...What??? Stay away from this doctor who should retire!!
Boston, MA |
Went in for a concussion. When I tried to discuss cognitive processing issues he told me "well, women aren't really good at math." Extremely inappropriate statement or joke, and then he did not address my question. He wasn't able to sufficiently answer any of my questions regarding treatment of symptoms, and minimized the migraine headaches I have been getting as just an inconvenience. I would never recommend this practice!
in Worcester, MA |
I started seeing Dr. Robertson when I was transferred to him from my child neurologist. Dr. Robertson never once had me have an MRI, or EEG even after my seizures had gotten worse. Anytime I ended up in the ER due to having a seizure they would ask who my doctor was and I would say him they would tell me to find a new doctor. It got to the point I was having 8 seizures a day and he did nothing for me I ended up being accepted to MGH seizures are controlled with meds. I would never refer him!
farmington nh |
I would recommend Dr Robertson to family and friends because he treats you as family. I travel from New Hampshire to Peabody mass to see Dr Robertson and have done so for 10 years. a big thank you to Dr Robertson for all he has done for me.
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Dr. Robertson accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Robertson has admitting privileges

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81 Highland Ave
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