Dr. Howard Sherman, MD

Dr. Howard Sherman, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Howard Sherman, MD is a neurology specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University and specializes in neurology.

1942 Braeburn Dr

Salem, VA 24153

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Dr. Sherman does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Metropolitan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Bowman Gray School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sherman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sherman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Sherman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

If I could give 0 stars I would. I went to doctor Sherman and he made an off color remark laughingly belittling doctors that come to this country from other countries. His treatment did not work for me and after many tries at getting the correct medication, I gave up. His staff is also awful. They...more
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Dr. Sherman was not prepared for visits (i.e. sent pt. to UVA for 2nd opinion and MRI, at follow up visit he had not reviewed the MRI and was confused why the pt. was there. Next follow up visit he still had not reviewed the MRI). He was indifferent, unhelpful, and offered no suggestions or...more
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Dr. Sherman is friendly upbeat and thorough. He communicates,well, listens, and gives his evaluation clearly. I was referred by my excellent primary care physician. Dr Sherman changed my MS medication with great results. I trust him.
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Absolutely excellent neurologist. Both clinically knowledgable and caring. We are lucky to have him in the valley.
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