Dr. Gary Bernardini, MD

Dr. Gary Bernardini, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gary Bernardini, MD is a neurology specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in neurology.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

5645 Main St # WA-200

Flushing, NY 11355
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

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Cerebral Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Bernardini'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.

Dr. Bernardini's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bernardini "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."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bernardini "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

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

84  Conditions Treated


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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.


  • 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

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

Hospital Quality Award

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