Dr. Emily Engel, MD

Dr. Emily Engel, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Dr. Emily Engel, MD is a neurology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Hahnemann University in 1998 and specializes in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-8887

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
high
more than 90% of peers
Epilepsy
normal
more than 19% of peers
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
normal
more than 10% of peers

Dr. Engel'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.

3  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Headache Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

8  Conditions Treated

7  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

  • Ucsd
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Olive View Hosp-Ucla
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Harbor / UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Engel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Engel's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Engel to family and friends
23 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Engel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Excellent doctor
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Dr Engel is an excellent doctor with compassion and knowledge. I have had her for over 10 years.
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I saw Dr Engel since my sister in California sees her & recommended her (i live in Arizona.) Dr Engel was the Dr I have been searching for over the last 17 years! She was so very smart & explained everything to me so i could understand exactly what she meant. She was kind, caring and patient with...more
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I have been a patient of dr engel’s for 9 yrs. she is smart & concerned & professional & put me right at ease. Her old nurse, Lisa, was a definate asset to her practice-very professional, kind & patient. Dr engel made my migraines 101% better after the very first visit & has continued ever since. I...more
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The staff at the office is great, and she is a helpful, delightful doctor. She is kind, informed, and explains clearly. She is also proactive-- I transferred from her to another doctor who was a specialist in epilepsy. He eventually said he could do no more for me and I should stick to sub-par ...more
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