Dr. Hugh Xian, MD

Dr. Hugh Xian, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Hugh Xian, MD is a neurology specialist in Islip, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in neurology.

712 Main St

Islip, NY 11751

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Xian'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Xian "South Shore Neurologic Associates is a comprehensive Neurologic care facility which is dedicated to alleviating the symptoms of neurological illness, neurological injury and chronic pain through excellence in patient care, advocacy, service, education and research. We have been providing neurologic care for people living in Suffolk County, Long Island since 1980. We have expanded our practice over the years to set standards in neurologic care on Long Island."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

83  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.


  • The Brooklyn Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • New York University / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Xian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Xian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Xian to family and friends
8 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Xian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Xian is excellent and it is always a pleasant experience to go to this doctor. He is friendly and professional. He lets you know exactly what to expect. I am glad he's my neurologist.
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Very excellent dr. Takes his time explains everything, always asks how I am Doung and how treatment has worked.
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Excellent doctor, he knows what to do. Very comfortable and friendly environment,
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Dr. Xian has been my neurologist for three years now and I would highly recommend him. He is very professional and courteous, and he is incredibly knowledgeable. I definitely put my faith in him when it comes to treating my migraines!
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I love Dr. Xian, he takes the time to talk to you and explain procedures and results. When I went to him in 2011 asking for a baseline MRI for Essential Tremors, I expected to get a hard time, but he was very understanding and cooperative. In 2017 he saved my life by suggesting another MRI since...more
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