Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

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Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD
Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Huntsville, AL. He has been practicing for 10 years. Dr. Kar is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital.

Neurology Consultants

201 Governors Dr SW Ste 420

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 881-4112

Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Kar's Experience

Dr. Kar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Neurology
  • Adult Neurology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo


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  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Neurological Testing
  • Occipital Nerve Block

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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.


  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kar to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Kar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Hunstville,Al |
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 conditions. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs a good neurologist.
Huntsville, AL |
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 time. The office staff always tell me they will leave him a message to call and he never does. I missed 2 weeks of work and had to go on LWOP. My follow-up with him is not until a month away.
in Huntsville,AL |
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 medication & $400 MRI & told me he doesn't do fmla. If I $ to pay for that $400 MRi, then my claim is legit. All I expected realistically ws 2 try new inexpsve. meds & coverage 4 wrk til we fig it out
in Scottsboro, AL |
I would definitely recommend DR. Kar to others. He is kind and compassionate! He seems to be very knowledgeable in his field.
in Athens, AL |
Very compassionate, kind doctor who is knowledgeable and excellent in his field. I would be confident in recommending him to anyone needing a good neurologist.
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Dr. Kar accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kar has admitting privileges

Huntsville Hospital
101 Sivley Rd SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
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