Nighat Sarwar, BCD

Nighat Sarwar, BCD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Nighat Sarwar, BCD is a neurology specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore in 1987 and specializes in neurology.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Parkinson's Disease
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Nighat Sarwar "I am a general Neurologist with sub specialty in Multiple Sclerosis. I do EMG, NCV, EEG testing, IV treatment and administer Botox for Migraines and Spasticity."


  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated



Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Punjabi University / Government Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Rawalpindi Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of The Punjab / Punjab Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Nighat Sarwar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Nighat Sarwar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Nighat Sarwar to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Nighat Sarwar's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Fresno, CA
Dr. Sarwar should be your last choice of neurologist. She is far from thorough and is quick to refer to treatment without a definitive diagnosis. She doesn't seem to care about her patients' well being and has terrible bedside manner. If you prefer taking your health into your own hands, this isn't...more
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in California
An AMAZING doctor!!! Finally, my daughter does not suffer from migraines. Appointments are always on time and the office staff is great! Dr. Sarwar listens and answers all the questions my daughter and I have. She explains the treatment/medications she recommends. Dr. Sarwar is a warm person...more
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in Fresno, CA
I actually am from Fresno and saw her at the Fresno office. I tried to report her at the Fresno office but you can only do this once a month. This is the worst Dr I have ever done business with. I went to see her and she was suppose to order a MRI on my back. She never did. I had to submit my...more
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