Dr. Ira Casson, MD

Dr. Ira Casson, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ira Casson, MD is a neurology specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in neurology.

11203 Queens Blvd Ste 201

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Contact Information

(718) 544-6633

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ataxia
normal
more than 72% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Casson'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.

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
25

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Dystonia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Li Jewish Hillside Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Casson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Casson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Casson to family and friends
1.8
based on 19 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Casson's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Horrible Doctor and a liar
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