Dr. Louis Pearlstein, DO

Dr. Louis Pearlstein, DO

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Neurology  |  
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65 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Louis Pearlstein, DO is a neurology specialist in Bensalem, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

Neurologic & Headache Associates, PC.

3070 Bristol Pike Ste 124

Bensalem, PA 19020
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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

Concussion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 97% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Pearlstein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pearlstein "We have been i practice in Bensalem, PA since 1982 and hold multiple board certifications. We try our best to demystify the medical and neurologic issues that we see on a daily basis. It is our goal to quickly establish a diagnosis and treatment plan. We are a private outpatient-only practice and we limit the number of patients that we can comfortably see in a day. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pearlstein "We evaluate all patients thoroughly and expeditiously, so as to quickly arrive at a diagnosis (when possible) and hopefully a successful treatment plan."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Washington and Jefferson
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Se Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Hahnemann University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • LEWIS ROSSMAN MEMORIAL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING TEACHING, 1982-1983
  • FRANKFORD HOSPITALS/JEFFERSON HEALTH SYSTEM DEDICATION TO TEACHING, 2006
Media & Publications

Dr. Pearlstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pearlstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pearlstein to family and friends
3.9
based on 27 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pearlstein's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had my yearly visit with Dr. Louis Pearlstein,Neurologist,in Bensalem,Pa.-Once again, I was greeted so warmly by the staff,and must admit I always look forward to seeing Dr. Pearlstein every year. He treats everyone with such respect and honesty,and so knowledgable in his profession. I make...more
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Extremely friendly, helpful and attentive staff.
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Went in for nerve pain, got a diagnosis of an inflammatory muscle disease (that's likely wrong) without any tests besides a standard blood test. And never addressed the cause of the nerve pain. Gave me some meds and was told to call when I needed more. Forget trying to get answers or clarification...more
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Neither were we impressed. Unfortunately, we weren't informed at the time of scheduling that "Dr. Jane", knew more than I, nor the many previous physicians she had" wasted her time with", could ever have possibly known about neurology and the nervous system. How silly of me (and those other neurologists)!

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Nice and helpful when you are actually in the office, but otherwise I was very disappointed. A phone call from a receptionist saying you're having seizures, we're prescribing this medication, no we don't want to see you in person to discuss your results, see you in six months! does not inspire a...more
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Sorry, but we do not believe it is ethical to bill your insurance company for an office visit, to review any and all possible medication side effects . We provide handouts for that purpose and we gladly answer specific questions and concerns within reason.

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