Dr. Fawzy Salama, MD

Dr. Fawzy Salama, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fawzy Salama, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Syosset, NY. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

175 Jericho Tpke Ste 114

Syosset, NY 11791

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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Migraine
very high
more than 93% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
high
more than 90% of peers
Polyneuropathy
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Salama " Educating and  enlightening   patients  by  scientific facts and  illustrations & charts are the easiest way to get closer to 100% compliance in taking  medications , following physical therapy & rehabilitation  and dieting  which ultimately will  restore peace and happiness within a sick  human being  .

Dr. Fawzy Salama,

5/6/2015"

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Adult Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
69

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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

  • Ain Shams University Faculty Of Med Cairo Egypt
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • New York Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Ma Mem Hlthcare Mem Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Strong Memorial Hospital University of Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic, Egyptian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Salama does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Salama and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Salama's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salama to family and friends
3.8
based on 18 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Salama's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Salama Says:

I would appreciate  any objective criticism to improve  my  communication  skills  and experience .

I came to learn a lot from  my patients  about their own diseases and  responses to medications ;the learning process never stops.Thanks


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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Salama accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
    HealthFirst PPO
    Neighborhood Health Providers
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Advantage Plus
    Choice Care
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Basic PPO
    Medicaid
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Salama has admitting privileges

Plainview Hospital
888 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY 11803
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