Dr. Morteza Shamsnia, MD

Dr. Morteza Shamsnia, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Morteza Shamsnia, MD is a clinical neurophysiology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 5

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

(504) 988-5561

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Concussion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Shamsnia'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.

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Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Tehran U Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • U Kans Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • U Mo-Columbia Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shamsnia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shamsnia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shamsnia to family and friends
2.7
based on 22 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Shamsnia's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Covington, LA |
Very knowledgeable, kind and explains things very well.
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Kenner, LA |
He was good w testing thoroughly due to 29 years old he did not believe in writing any pain med even though he Put me through multiple extremely rigorous testing,bc he thought he would show me nothing was wrong or it was bearable,so he did every test he could An each 1 showed just how bad I really...more
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Destrehan, LA |
Very knowledgeable. You will have to wait because he is in high demand, but isn't it worth it for your health? Very kind staff as well. Highly recommend him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shamsnia accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shamsnia has admitting privileges

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
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