Dr. Julian Ungar-Sargon Sr, PHD

Dr. Julian Ungar-Sargon Sr, PHD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Julian Ungar-Sargon Sr, PHD is a neurology specialist in Merrillville, IN and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from The Royal London Hospital Medical College in 1974 and specializes in neurology and pain medicine.

255 E 90th Dr Ste W3

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

(219) 756-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 5% of peers
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
more than 5% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ungar-Sargon Sr "To empower my patients to manage their own neurological symptoms alongside conventional medical practice.to practice compassionate medicine that allows for healing to occur in the delicate space between physician and patient. please refer to www.drungar.com for more about our unique philosophy of care and compassion. To use state of art technology in the service of our patients and provide them the best healthcare information about their illnesses so as to allow them to better decide.


2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

53  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

1 Sanction
  • Failure to disclose required information (8/19/2015)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Ungar-Sargon, Julian Y MD: License # 036115934: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician entered into Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the US Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement (DEA) in September 2013 and failing to notify the Department regarding said MOA. . ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • London University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2014
  • The Royal London Hospital Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Fellowship, 1978
  • George Riddoch Prize in Neurology, 1972
Media & Publications

Dr. Ungar-Sargon Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ungar-Sargon Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ungar-Sargon Sr to family and friends
80 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (80)

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Dr. Ungar-Sargon Sr'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 (21)

When I began going to Dr. Ungar he was great, attentive and proactive. Now he is in and out of the patient room. It is difficult to schedule because he is only in the Merrillville office once a week.
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I’ve been a patient for many years. I wouldn’t see anothe doctor for many reasons. Dr.Ungar has an amazing bedside manner. He cares about his patients for many reasons other than how they can pay! He truly cares! He hugs me EVERYTIME I see him, he is so happy, and his jokes are actually funny lol!...more
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I like Dr Ungar well enough but his front office staff are ignorant twits. Sat for an hour for an appt only to be seen for 2 mins and not have the test I was told I was scheduled for because “there isn’t time” ok so why the hell did I drive an hour for an appt? Not to mention the waiting room...more
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This doctor is so caring compassionate and has gave me my life back in Feb I will be 2 years seizure free
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I accompanied my friend to her appointment this morning to discuss and find out why Dr Unger denied a small incremental change to her pain medicine. My first impression of him was that he seriously lacked any professionalism. He walked into the room in which we were waiting and immediately asked...more
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