Dr. Heather Lau, MD

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Dr. Heather Lau, MD
Dr. Heather Lau, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in New York, NY. She has been practicing for 13 years. Dr. Lau is affiliated with St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital.

240 E 38th St Fl 20

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information
Dr. Heather Lau, MD

Dr. Heather Lau, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Lau performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cluster Headache
normal
more than 60% of peers
Essential Tremor
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more than 48% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 46% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Confusion
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Insomnia
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Myoclonus
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease

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

  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lau's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lau to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Lau'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
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Lau accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • 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 HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lau has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
70 Dubois St
Newburgh, NY 12550
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