Dr. Joel Delfiner, MD

Dr. Joel Delfiner, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Joel Delfiner, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology.

425 W 59th St Ste 6A

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

1  Board Certifications

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

73  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

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.


  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Thos Jefferson University Hospital Phil
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Ny Neurol Inst/Columbia Pre
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Ny Neur Inst/Columbia Presb
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Delfiner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Delfiner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Delfiner to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Delfiner'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

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Delfiner has been my neurologist for over 9 years and is an amazing Doctor. He takes his time during examinations, is thorough, attentive, kind and dedicated, a rare and special combination.
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He knew the first time he saw my husband that he probably was suffering from Lewy Body Dementia with Parkinsons.
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