Dr. Neil Rosenthal, MD

Dr. Neil Rosenthal, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Neil Rosenthal, MD is a neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1981 and specializes in neurology.

201 E 15th St

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 87% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 84% of peers
Cluster Headache
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Rosenthal'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

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

76  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Pain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Loss
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paresthesia
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tinnitus
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects


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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.


  • Cornell University Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rosenthal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rosenthal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rosenthal to family and friends
24 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rosenthal'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 (14)

Thorough and not overly reactive. I've gone in with numerous "small" complaints - a neurologist is almost a primary care physician, in that he can diagnose and treat all sorts of ailments. Very attentive and responsive. I've recommended him to many friends, all of whom are pleased.
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I found Dr. Rosenthal on Zocdoc and went in for a consultation for numbness in my hand. He determined through very extensive testing that I'd had a mild stroke--something my primary doctor missed--and started me on the correct course of treatment ASAP. He even contacted my primary to discuss the...more
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Every patient arrives with different needs. The unique nature of each visit tends to create reviews so specific that they offer little guidance, good or bad. Dr. Rosenthal, however, has mastered those exceptional qualities universally desired by all in need of help. He is Sympathetic, Intelligent,...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Rosenthal for many years. He is a warm caring very competent physician who was recommended to me by a retired surgeon. Several years ago I had severe back problems and Dr. Rosenthal arranged for me to immediately see a neurosurgeon at Weill Cornell. Two days later I was...more
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I first met Dr. Rosenthal in December 2012 for my diabetic neuropathy. I found his initial evaluation and assessment to be very helpful and insightful. I have continued to see him for my neuropathy ever since. Either on a quarterly or semi-annual basis, depending upon how the neuropathy in my feet...more
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