Dr. Gary Bernardini, MD

Dr. Gary Bernardini, MD

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Neurology  |  
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62 y/o

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Dr. Bernardini is board certified by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education in Neurology, with a subspecialty in Vascular Neurology. Additionally, he is certified in Neurocritical Care by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties. Dr. Bernardini has served as principal investigator in several clinical research studies on topics such as therapeutic options in the management of large hemispheric infarcts, subarachnoid hemorrhage, and use of newer neurointerventional techniques to treat acute ischemic stroke. He has been published in numerous clinical journals, including The Neurohospitalist, Stroke, Neurology, The Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases and The Journal of Vascular Surgery. He has presented more than 65 lectures on the various facets of stroke care as well. Dr. Bernardini is an active member of many professional organizations including the Neurocritical Care Society, Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology, American Society of Neuroimaging, the American Academy of Neurology, the Society of Sigma Xi, and the Scientific Research Association. In addition, he is a fellow of the American Heart Association's Stroke Council. Dr. Bernardini completed his fellowship in stroke and neurological critical care at the Neurological Institute of New York at NewYork-Presbyterian /Columbia University Medical Center. He completed his residency in neurology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He earned his medical degree from The University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, where he also earned his Ph.D. in neurophysiology. Dr. Bernardini earned his bachelor's degree in biology from The University of Texas at San Antonio....See Less

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

5645 Main St # WA-200

Flushing, NY 11355
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Bernardini's Experience

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Dr. Bernardini's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • 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

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award

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Dr. Bernardini accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Indemnity
  • Affinity Health Plan
    Affinity Essential Bronze
    Affinity Essential Gold
    Affinity Essential Platinum
    Affinity Essential Silver
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI EPO
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
    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
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    UMR
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO
  • VNS Choice

Hospitals where Dr. Bernardini has admitting privileges

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens
56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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