Dr. Li Kan, MD

Dr. Li Kan, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Li Kan, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Flushing, NY. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Kan is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

13215 41st Ave Apt 2D

Flushing, NY 11355

Contact Information

(718) 888-9443

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
normal
more than 81% of peers
Headache
normal
more than 80% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kan "As a child neurologist, I care deeply with children with seizures, headaches, developmental delay and ADHD."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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.

Education

  • National Chung Shan University (Sun Yat Sen) Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Sun Yat Sen University Med Scis
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Conn Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Bridgeport Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kan does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kan and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kan to family and friends
4.7
based on 15 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in flushing, ny |
Dr. Kan is the number 1 neurologist in NYC. She is caring with kids with special needs. I am glad she helped me with my daughter.
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Saturday
Dr. Kan accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
    HealthPlus PPO
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kan has admitting privileges

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens
56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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