Dr. Ilya Kister, MD

Dr. Ilya Kister, MD

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Dr. Ilya Kister, MD is a neurology specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurology and electrodiagnostic medicine.

200 S Orange Ave # 124-A

Livingston, NJ 07039

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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
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  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kister's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kister treats Multiple Sclerosis (MS) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kister treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Pediatric
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Brain Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kister treats Brain Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kister treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kister's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Difficulty With Walking
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Headache
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Leukodystrophy
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myelitis
Neuromyelitis Optica
Optic Neuritis
Parkinson's Disease
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Sleep Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Disorders
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ilya Kister, MD is a neurology specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurology and electrodiagnostic medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

NYU Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Albert Einstein Coll Med
Residency Hospital
Maimonides Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2002
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School
2002

Awards

Dr. Kister's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kister

4.5

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Dr. Kister is an experienced, empathic brilliant neurologist. His ability to assess symptoms and their combined effects on one’s life is impressive and speaks to his knowledge of often vague but profound symptoms as they affect someone’s life.
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Dr Kister and his office failed me miserably. He misdiagnosed me with multiple sclerosis in 2011. He refused to do a spinal tap but had no problem treating me with toxic medication. I then begged for a spinal tap. I contacted his office even the office social worker and got no response at all....Read More
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Dr. Kister is an amazing professional that know so much about MS. I feel very confident that he will help me to find the balance I need to control my MS
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Been with him about 10 years now and I think he great
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Medicaid
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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Wellcare of Georgia
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