Dr. Michael Russo, MD

Dr. Michael Russo, MD

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Dr. Michael Russo, MD is a neurology specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School in 1986 and specializes in neurology, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

250 Ward Ave Ste 170

Honolulu, HI 96814

Contact Information

(808) 294-3332

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetLife
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Dr. Russo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Insomnia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Insomnia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Secondary Insomnia
Polyneuropathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Polyneuropathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Diabetic Polyneuropathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Russo's conditions and procedures:

24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
Anterior Horn Disease
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Lesion
Brain Tumor
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Cognitive Disorders
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty Concentrating
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Electrodiagnostic Procedure
Epilepsy
Episodic Concentration Difficulty
Episodic Loss of Consiousness
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Migraine
Mild Cognitive Impairment
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurological Testing
Neuromuscular Diseases
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Stroke
Syncope
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Tic Disorders
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vertigo

About Me

Care Philosophy

Listening, caring, personalized attention. I strive to identify the cause of your problem. Once the cause is identified, I seek to fix the problem. I don't believe in treating symptoms without identifying the reason for the symptoms. I do not want...

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    Us Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 1999
    Walter Reed Army Institute Of Research
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1993
    Queen's Square-National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1993
    Nyu Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1993
    National Institutes Of Health-Ninds
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1987
    Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Chicago Medical School
    Medical School
    1986
  • 1981
    Princeton University
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Excellence in Military Medicine. Selected by Surgeon Gen as best physician in US Army, 2001
  • Military Medical Merit. Awarded by Chief of Staff, Honuran Armed Forces for humanitarian medical work in Honduras, 2000

Media & Publications

  • Over 100 journal articles, book chapters, medical abstracts and presentations, patents. Book and Journal editor, journal editorial board.,

Dr. Russo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Russo

4.6

Based on 101 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Russo has been seeing my son for seizure disorder for the past year and a half. He has been excellent in every way: thoroughly explaining his medical condition, treatment options, medications and their possible effects. He and his staff show concern and compassion, are always friendly,...Read More
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Dr. Russo is patient, compassionate, and very knowledgeable in his fields of expertise. He listens very astutely to the patient's medical concerns and is able to just as importantly filter issues out not clearly expressed by the patient. His is courteous and professional in his demure. Dr. Russo...Read More
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I have felt that "we" were missing something in the diagnosing and treatment of my 14-yo son who has suffered with a plethora of symptoms since birth. We were referred to Dr. Russo and within a month, after more thorough testing than he had ever undergone, Dr. Russo presented us with diagnosis...Read More
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Could have died because of this man’s lack of knowledge re: Cerebral Thrombosis. He had me on a CPAP machine, and my PC was scratching his head, as my sleep study showed NO apnea. Very sad situation. He needs training on the human brain.
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For over 20 years I've had severe chronic migraines (2-3 per week) in which I was on several medications. I was referred to Dr. Russo and after a couple of visits and testing I was switched to just one medication and prescribed a CPAP machine. Today, after 3 months of just the one medication and...Read More
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