Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

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Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD is a neurology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Jj Group Of Hospitals and Grant Medical College in 2007 and specializes in neurology and adult neurology.

201 Governors Dr SW Ste 420

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 881-4112

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kar'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.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Adult Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Jj Group Of Hospitals and Grant Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Chief Resident - University of Texas at Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kar's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kar to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I never even got to see this doctor... I had left my wallet at home and they refused to consider seeing me until I paid $200 up front! This after I had been referred by my own MD and had $1200 MRI. In my opinion, this is medicine purely for profit - morally objectionable! I'll find a different...more
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First, I would like to say, I was kind of a mess, during our consult, having many symptoms, I want go in to. Suffice to say, I've been suffering. Dr. Kar, and he's wise assistant,never missed a beat. Always showing patience and keeping me on point, and most importantly, listening. I don't choose to...more
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I have been seeing Dr Kar for nerve entrapment syndromes that I have been having for last couple of years. He is very passionate about listening to my problems and symptoms. He is very professional in providing care to cure something like this. He is always available when I am in some serious...more
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I have called multiple times to leave urgent messages for the doctor over three weeks time and no one has returned any of my calls. I have been to the e.r. a couple of times due to issues with my autonomic nervous system and Dr. Kar refuses to call me, order any labs, or set up an earlier appt...more
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I wnt to his office feeling hopeless or tht I wld be looked at as some1 looking 4 a high, (druggies make it hard 4 legit issues- migraines). I took a bag full of the meds I've taken over the yrs, includ. Topax. Wanting a altern. to what I've alrdy tried & fmla for work. He gv me Topax again, a $500...more
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