Dr. Marcelo Lancman, MD

Dr. Marcelo Lancman, MD

Epilepsy  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Marcelo E. Lancman, M.D. has been in practice as an Epileptologist for over 25 years helping thousands of people with epilepsy gain control over this condition and reclaim their lives. He is the Medical Director of the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group, directs four Level IV Epilepsy Centers in NY and NJ and has given lectures to patients and healthcare providers nationally and internationally.

Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group

20 Prospect Ave Ste 800

Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Pennsylvania
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.
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Dr. Lancman's Experience

Dr. Lancman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Epilepsy
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Familial Infantile Epilepsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy - Mental Deterioration, Finnish Type
  • Epilepsy - Microcephaly - Skeletal Dysplasia
  • Epilepsy - Telangiectasia
  • Epilepsy Occipital Calcifications
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Facial Asymetry - Temporal Seizures
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Folinic Acid-Responsive Seizures
  • Generalized-Onset Seizures
  • Genetic Disposition to Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Petit Mal Seizure
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Pseudoseizure
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Tremor


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  • Ambulatory EEG With Video Monitoring
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Neuropsychological Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • University Of Buenos Aires
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Westchester Med Ctr, New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College, Valhalla, Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wake Forest University Nc Baptist Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lancman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lancman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lancman to family and friends
based on 21 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Lancman'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 (7)
Union, NJ |
Extremely unprofessional staff answering phone... When calling to ask if I could schedule an appointment for a new patient I was asked if the patient had epilepsy. When I responded no, the receptionist rudely replies, "Oh. Well no then."
Ft Lee, NJ |
I recently started having seizures, and after 8 months of CAT scan, MRI, and EEGs, Dr. Lancman has no answers for me as to WHY, or what I should do about them. I don't feel like he explained my test results or options thoroughly in the 30 seconds he sauntered in and out of the room. He definitely didn't make me feel like he cared about me. The head nurse is great and took time to explain things and answer questions after he left me confused, scared and frustrated. No answers, no options, nothing
in Clifton, NJ |
I feel very comfortable with him.
New York, NY |
Very responsive and conscientious about refills and follow ups. I trust him fully.
in West New York, NJ |
Dr. Lancman is a dedicated doctor he has treated me for many years and I have nothing but good things to say he has helped me and I am grateful thanks to him I have been seizure free
Hackensack, NJ |
Dr. Lancman is very thorough and effective in relaying information to his clients. I applaud his efforts to ensure you are receiving the necessary treatment.
New York City, NY |
Does not seem the least bit interested in the patient's needs. The Physician's Assistant on the other hand is attentive, interested, and responsive.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lancman accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Pennsylvania
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Lancman has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
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Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960
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Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Rd
Teaneck, NJ 07666
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St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
70 Dubois St
Newburgh, NY 12550
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White Plains Hospital
41 E Post Rd
White Plains, NY 10601
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Richmond University Medical Center
355 Bard Ave
Staten Island, NY 10310
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Nyack Hospital
160 N Midland Ave
Nyack, NY 10960
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Orange Regional Medical Center
707 E Main St
Middletown, NY 10940
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Saint Joseph's Medical Center
127 S Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
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