Dr. Michio Hirano, MD

Dr. Michio Hirano, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 59

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Michio Hirano, MD is a Neurology Specialist in New York, NY and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hirano to book an appointment.


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Columbia University Medical Center Neurology

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(212) 235-1519
Neurological Institute of NY710 W 168th St Fl 3 New York, NY 10032
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Neurological Institute of New York710 W 168th St New York, NY 10032
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Dr. Hirano is extremely well versed in treating patients with rare diseases. He is dedicated and very easily approachable. I would highly recommend him to others seeking excellent & dedicated medical care.
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L.B. – Mar 18, 2019
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He is an absolute gem. He diagnosed my mitochondrial disease after living undiagnosed for several years and has been on my treatment team ever since.. He truly cares for his patients.
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Aug 08, 2017
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THE BEST THANK YOU HELPING THE LITTLE KID
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Milan, MI – Jul 17, 2017
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He seems to be nice, but he easily dismisses things and doesn't delve into the problem. He missed my diagnosis
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Background

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hirano's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Myasthenia Gravis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hirano treats Myasthenia Gravis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Hirano treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
Insomnia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hirano treats Insomnia more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Hirano treats this condition more than 54% 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
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Secondary Insomnia
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Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hirano treats Muscular Dystrophy (MD) more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Hirano treats this condition more than 35% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy With Syringomyelia
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy
  • Hypotonic Sclerotic Muscular Dystrophy
  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy
  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy, Autosomal Dominant
  • Miyoshi Myopathy
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Merosin Negative
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Merosin-Positive
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1c
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne and Becker Type
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Late-Onset
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb Girdle Type 2A, Erb Type
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Autosomal Dominant, Type 1F
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Autosomal Recessive, Type 2A
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Type 2M
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Proximal, Late-Onset
  • Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy
  • Ophthalmoplegic Muscular Dystrophy
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Dr. Hirano's conditions and procedures:

  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Insomnia
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Medication Management
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Neuro Interventions
  • Neurological Testing

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Dr. Hirano accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna POS
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Connecticare
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GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
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Oxford Health Plans
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United Healthcare EPO
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United Healthcare POS
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About Me

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...Read more

Biography

Dr. Hirano received his B.A. from Harvard College and M.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. At the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC),...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Colum Presby Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Jacobi Medical center
Internship Hospital
1986
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Medical School

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