Dr. Ellen Drexler, MD

Dr. Ellen Drexler, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 67
(10)
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Dr. Ellen Drexler, MD is a neurology specialist in Brooklyn, NY. She graduated from State University Of New York, Downstate College Of Medicine and specializes in neurology.

883 65th St

Brooklyn, NY 11220

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Essential Tremor
high
more than 88% of peers
Migraine
high
more than 88% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
50

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • State University Of New York, Downstate College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St.Vincent S Hospital-Midtown
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Drexler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Drexler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Drexler to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Drexler's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Jamaica, NY |
I'm so grateful to have Dr. Drexler like my neurologist. She is very knowledgeable and always returns my call for whatever reason. I definitely recommend her to anyone. I recommended my sister and she also loved her.
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in South Ozone Park, NY |
I've been seeing Dr Drexler for 12 yrs and my life is better because of her help.. I have chronic Migraine and Cluster headaches...
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in Jermyn, PA |
I WAS HER PATIENT FOR MANY YEARS UNTIL I MOVED TO PA. AFTER A WHILE THE TRIP GOT TO HARD FOR ME BUT SHE WAS SIMPLY THE BEST EVER. AFTER 4 BACK SURGERIES I SPEAK FROM EXPIERENCE. IF IT WAS AN EMERGENCY I WOULD DEFINETLY MAKE THE TRIP TO SEE HER. HAVEN'T HAD A NEUROLOGIST LIKE HER SINCE. SIMPLY THE...more
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in New York |
I'm a health care professional. Dr. Drexler took a comprehensive history, discussed plan of care, and said she will always be available to me for any questions. A wonderful professional person.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Drexler accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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