Nighat Sarwar, BCD

Nighat Sarwar, BCD

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Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o
(24)

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Nighat Sarwar, BCD is a neurology specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in neurology.

Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

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Dementia
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more than 5% of peers
Fibromyalgia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Parkinson's Disease
normal
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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

12  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

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.

Education

  • 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

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Likelihood of recommending Nighat Sarwar to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Nighat Sarwar's Performance

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Patient Comments (5)

Do not go! Very unprofessional. As reported by someone else, she’s a social butterfly, as heard through the walls. Quick to cut you off, no sympathy for having memory problems. Laughed off my cardiologist’s concern, my GP’s concerns, and kept looking at her student to laugh with her. I should have...more
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One of the worst experiences I've had with a doctor. There was one patient ahead of me and she spent an hour and 15 minutes with him. I could hear part of the conversation through the office walls and it was not medically related........just chatting. My appointment was a 1;15. At 2;30, I still had...more
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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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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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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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