Dr. Howard Belfer, MD

Dr. Howard Belfer, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Howard Belfer, MD is a neurology specialist in South San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in neurology.

192 Beacon St

South San Francisco, CA 94080

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Belfer'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Michael Reese
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Belfer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Belfer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Belfer to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Belfer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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