Dr. Korak Sarkar, MD

Dr. Korak Sarkar, MD

Neurology  ·  

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Dr. Korak Sarkar, MD is a neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in neurology.Read his story

Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center

2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 810

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sarkar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cranial Trauma
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Post-Concussion Syndrome
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Sarkar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Sarkar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sarkar "Dr. Korak Sarkar completed his undergraduate education at the Johns Hopkins University where he obtained Bachelor of Science degrees in Applied Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, and Neurosciences. He earned a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of California at San Diego School of Medicine. He completed a Neurology Residency at the University of California at Davis, in Sacramento, CA. This was followed by the completion of a Brain Injury and Medicine Fellowship at Northwestern and the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. Dr. Sarkar is double boarded in Neurology and Brain Injury Medicine and Rehabilitation. He joined the Ochsner Neurosciences Institute in 2015 and is also a Clinical Instructor at the Tulane School of Medicine. His research on TBI has been published in peer-reviewed journals and has been awarded the American Academy of Neurology’s (AAN) Founder’s Award in Translational Research. He currently serves as a board member for the non-profit Brain Injury Association of Louisiana (BIALA). Dr Sarkar is the director of M3D Lab."


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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Sarkar does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sarkar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Neurosciences Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Sarkar is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Sarkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sarkar to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Ochsner Health System

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based on 46 total reviews (24 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sarkar'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 (1)

I have been undiagnosed for 2yrs and 7 months. I have been to doctors from Louisiana to Houston with nothing but a lot of medical bills. After meeting Dr. Sarkar I was finally diagnosed as having had a stroke witch was cause by a dissection of my left cerebral artery due to a heavy neck workout at...more
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