Dr. Farng-Yang Foo, MD

Dr. Farng-Yang Foo, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Farng-Yang Foo, MD is a neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from NEW YORK UNIV SCH OF MED in 2002 and specializes in neurology.

650 1st Ave Fl 4

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 213-9339

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 92% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Gait Abnormality
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Foo'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

93  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Foo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foo to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Foo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Will never recommend this doctor. He frivolously decided to prescribe medicine for me without doing further testing and even though the symptoms I was describing were not consistent with his diagnosis. When I probed more, he agreed that MRI was a much better next step and as I suspected it ended...more
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this neurologist diagnosed a family member with a severe condition, offered no treatment plan, and drifted off to the next patient. Not typical of NYU doctors at all. Potentially devastating to the health of the patient. But as long as he has a house in East Hampton, a yacht, or whatever it is, I...more
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Dr. Farng yang Foo was the only dr. available on short notice to perform an EMG on me. DO NOT GO TO HIM FOR AN EMG. Don't know about his general Neurological doctoring abilities, but forget EMG's. Terribly painful.....horrible......
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Dr. Foo was thorough and was prepared for my visit. He reviewed my medical history and notes from our last appointment, and was prepared to conduct a follow up appointment. He also was patient and gave me a lot of time to ask questions. He spent time with me and was friendly. He made me feel...more
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