Dr. Idan Sharon, MD

Dr. Idan Sharon, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Idan Sharon, MD is a neurology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Tel Aviv University / Sackler Faculty Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurology and psychiatry.Read his story

6917 Shore Rd

Brooklyn, NY 11209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Top Care Areas

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

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sharon'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.

Dr. Sharon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sharon " Idan Sharon, MD, is a private practitioner in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island, New York and an attending neurologist and psychiatrist at Cornell NY Methodist Hospital. After receiving a bachelor of arts degree in Biblical archaeology from the State University of New York at Albany, Dr. Sharon earned a medical degree from Tel-Aviv University School of Medicine in Ramat-Aviv, Israel, in 1993. He completed a first residency in psychiatry at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, New York, and a subsequent neurology residency at Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Sharon is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, and the New York State Medical Society. He has won several prestigious awards in neuro-pharmacology. He has been an expert on several television and radio programs, and has served as an expert witness in the state supreme court system in multiple matters relating to collagen vascular, neurological and psychiatric disease states. Active in Internet medical endeavors, Dr. Sharon has written several Web-based textbook chapters for EMedicine and WebMD. He is the primary author of chapters on myasthenia gravis and pregnancy, shared psychotic disorder, acute nerve injury, dissociative disorder, and Huntington disease dementia. He has been featured on radio, television and in news journals on the topics of Headache and Anxiety. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharon "Thorough diagnostic work-up, testing, and provide support and care. Providing and guiding the patient to achieve the various treatment options conservatively."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Sharon does not have any board certifications listed.

75  Conditions Treated

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8  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

  • State University Of New York At Albany
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Tel Aviv University / Sackler Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mount Sinai Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Tulane University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sharon has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sharon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharon's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharon to family and friends
43 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Sharon'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Diagnosis was dead on. Took his time with me and showed he truly cared. If your looking for a doctor that cares and will not rush you go see doc Sharon!
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Doctor, with whom the patient feels very comfortable and at the same time with the impression that the person is in good hands. Dr. Sharon answers all the questions and the patient does not feel rushed during a visit at the doctor's office. With responsibility I can recommend Dr. Sharon to all...more
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Dr. Sharon is hands down one of the best physicians that anyone will ever have the honor of coming across! The man is brilliant and also has a wonderful bedside manner that will make a patient feel at ease in a number of seconds. I simply cannot accurately describe just how much of a genius that...more
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Dr Sharon is an exceptional physician. In a very timely fashion he diagnosed my headache disorder and now I have never felt better! His staff is efficient and caring and my office experience there was refreshing as opposed to other specialists I have seen over the years. I highly recommend this...more
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I typically don’t leave reviews however in this situation I felt the need to put in my two sense. Dr Sharon was a kind physician that everyone deserves to have. He’s brilliant and has an unbelievable memory.. he does not quit until he finds the root of the problem and solves it! His acceptionally...more
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