Dr. Jeffrey Kessler, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Kessler, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Kessler, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

1991 Marcus Ave Ste 110

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 95% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kessler "Striving to provide excellence in Neuroscience while providing patients with superior patient care and compassion."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Physical Therapy

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

  • Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Cornell Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Cornell Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Cornell Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kessler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kessler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessler to family and friends
3.4
based on 22 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kessler's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Mastic, NY |
My wife came in to Dr. Kessler with Parkinson's. She was doing Okay, but it was time to replace her doctor. Dr. Kessler took her off her recently developed medicine, Rytary, and replaced it with the old medicine that he said he help developed, back in the seventies, Carbo liba. It was all down...more
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Dr. Kessler accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Indemnity EPO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Advantage Platinum HMO
    Advantage Platinum POS
    Advantage Platinum PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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