Dr. Jose DeSousa, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 78
  
Dr. DeSousa
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Midwest Medical Center

4700 Schaefer Rd Dearborn, MI 48126

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(313) 581-2600

Dr. Jose DeSousa, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Dearborn, MI and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Escola Med De Goa University Lisbon medical school in 1965. He is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital - Dearborn. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. DeSousa to book an appointment.


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Dr. DeSousa's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Torticollis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeSousa treats Torticollis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. DeSousa treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeSousa treats Multiple Sclerosis (MS) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. DeSousa treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Pediatric
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
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Sleep Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. DeSousa treats Sleep Disorders more than 65% of his peers

Dr. DeSousa treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
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Dr. DeSousa's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Migraine
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo

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Dr. DeSousa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
Priority Health
Priority PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Dr. DeSousa's Reviews

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Dr. DeSousa helped me with my migraines. I am much better now!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jose DeSousa, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Dearborn, MI and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Escola Med...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Muscle Disorders
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)
  • Sports Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Education

Bellevue Hospital Center NYU
Residency Hospital
New York Med College
Residency Hospital
Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1972
Eeg and Epilepsy
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Wayne State University
Fellowship Hospital
1967
R Williams Hosp
Internship Hospital
1965
Escola Med De Goa University Lisbon
Medical School
1960
Liceu National Afonso De Albuquerque
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Awards

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Locations

Midwest Medical Center

Midwest Medical Center4700 Schaefer Rd Dearborn, MI 48126
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Beaumont Hospital - Dearborn

Dearborn, MI

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

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