Dr. Jahannaz Dastgir, DO

Dr. Jahannaz Dastgir, DO

Neuromuscular Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jahannaz Dastgir, DO is a neuromuscular medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in neuromuscular medicine and pediatric neurology.Read her story

Columbia University Medical Center Neurology

180 Fort Washington Ave Fl 5

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

more than 63% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 57% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Dastgir'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. Dastgir's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dastgir "Dr. Jahannaz Dastgir is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics of the Division of Child Neurology. Dr. Dastgir completed her medical training at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, her pediatrics training at the University of Connecticut, child neurology fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital, and neuromuscular sub-specialty training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham Women's Hospital. She then went onto a three-year clinical research fellowship in neuromuscular and neurogenetic disorders of childhood at the National Institutes of Health, where she gained experience in clinical trials and translational research. Disorders treated: Childhood onset motor neuron disorders, myopathies, muscular dystrophies, neuromuscular junction disorders, neuropathies, movement disorders, and hereditary spastic paraplegias. Diagnostic tests performed: Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies; Muscle Ultrasound"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dastgir "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Pediatric Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

32  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.


  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Connecticut Children's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dastgir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dastgir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dastgir to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Dastgir'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
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