Dr. Howard Sander, MD

Dr. Howard Sander, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Howard Sander, MD is a neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurology, pain medicine, and more.

240 E 38th St

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Polyneuropathy
high
more than 89% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Sander'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.

5  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Vascular Neurology

6  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

58  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Ear Disorders
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Parkinsonism
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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2  Procedures

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Beth Isreal Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mass Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sander's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sander to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Sander is a 5-star physician. He is thorough, he listens, he explains everything & he not only answers questions he usually answers them before you ask. He looks at the whole patient & the complete history. When you see him you have his undivided attention; no cell phone on the desk, no phone...more
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Caring, thorough, responsive, and super knowledgeable Neurologist. He has made so much difference in my comfort and the quality of my life.
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My experience with Dr Sander has been one of an exceptional nature. He is a very competent physician and has been very thorough in examining me and communicating the results to me and following up with appropriate suggestions. I look forward and hope to continue as a patient of Dr Sander as...more
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