Dr. Frank Berenson, MD

Dr. Frank Berenson, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(25)
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Dr. Frank Berenson, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

5887 Glenridge Dr Ste 140

Atlanta, GA 30328

Contact Information

(678) 705-7341

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaNet
  • 3 More

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Brain Disorders
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more than 33% of peers
Migraine
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more than 32% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 23% of peers

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Dr. Berenson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Berenson "Dr. Frank Berenson attended college at the University of North Carolina and the University of Georgia. He subsequently received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed a pediatric residency there. He completed a pediatric neurology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio and went on to practice at Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital as an Assistant Professor of Child Neurology. Dr. Berenson has been living in the Atlanta area with his family and practicing child neurology here for almost 20 years. Dr. Berenson is board certified in Child Neurology and Pediatrics. He is also one of only two people in the state of Georgia boarded in Headache Medicine. He has been actively involved in the care of neonates at Northside Hospital since his arrival in Atlanta. His professional interests include neonatal neurology, headache medicine, epilepsy and neurophysiology, neuromuscular disease and behavioral neurology. Dr. Berenson has also been involved in numerous clinical trials and drug studies related to the treatment of headache disorders, epilepsy, Tourette's Syndrome and ADHD. He is excited to continue his medical practice at PANDA Neurology and Atlanta Headache Specialists."

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Adolescent Neurology
  • EEG-EMG Technology
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Headache Medicine
  • Neurological Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Seizure Disorders
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Classic Migraine
  • Cluster Headache
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Concussion
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Low Back Pain
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Movement Disorders
  • Myoclonus
  • Nystagmus
  • Pediatric Chorea
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Severe Headache
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Dysport Injection
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Med Coll Of Ga Ga Hlth Sci Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berenson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berenson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berenson to family and friends
2.4
based on 25 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Berenson's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
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 (2)

Fairhope, AL |
Dr Berenson is arrogant, impatient and completely oblivious to the issues facing children with epilepsy. He dismissed my 12 year old's worries and questions about her illness without any empathy at all. He acts as if prescribing any medication is a terrible inconvenience. The office staff is kind...more
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My daughter and I have suffered with migraines for years until we were treated by Dr. Berenson. His expertise has successfully helped us prevent and manage the pain. His bedside manner puts you at ease. He even comes out to the waiting room to retrieve his patients himself. You feel as if he spends...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Berenson accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • NovaNet
  • PHCS
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Berenson has admitting privileges

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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