Dr. Melodie Winawer, MD

Dr. Melodie Winawer, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
50 y/o
(2)

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Dr. Melodie Winawer, MD is a neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in neurology.Read her story

Columbia University Medical Center Neurology

710 W 168th St # 246

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus

Learn about Dr. Winawer

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 80% of peers
Headache
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Winawer'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. Winawer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Winawer "Dr. Winawer's clinical interests are in epilepsy and neurogenetics. Her research focuses on the genetics of epilepsy, working to identify susceptibility genes that play a role in human health and disease. She employs genetic epidemiology techniques to investigate the role of genes in raising risk for specific clinical epilepsy subtypes in human subjects, and also uses mouse models to identify genes that contribute to seizure susceptibility. She is the director of clinical neuroscience education for the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Winawer "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. "

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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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

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Mt Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Winawer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Winawer's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Winawer to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Winawer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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