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Dr. Kirk Daffner, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Daffner

Brigham Behavioral Neurology

221 Longwood Ave Ste M80 Boston, MA 02115

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Dr. Kirk Daffner, MD is a neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1984 and specializes in neurology.


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(617) 732-8060

Dr. Daffner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Daffner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Daffner treats Brain Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Daffner treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dementia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Daffner treats Dementia more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Daffner treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Binswanger's Dementia
  • Dementia, Familial British
  • Dementia, Familial Danish
  • Dysphasic Dementia, Hereditary
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Multi-Infarct Dementia
  • Opticoacoustic Nerve Atrophy Dementia
  • Presenile Dementia, Kraepelin Type
Alzheimer's Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Daffner treats Alzheimer's Disease more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Daffner treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease Without Neurofibrillary Tangles
  • Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease With Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
  • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Daffner's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kirk Daffner, MD is a neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Beth Israel Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Harvard Longwood Program
Residency Hospital
1985
Beth Israel Hospital
Internship Hospital
1984
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1990
1988
1985
1984

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