Dr. Parag Mehta, MD

Dr. Parag Mehta, MD

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Dr. Parag Mehta, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in San Pedro, CA. He has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Mehta is affiliated with Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance.

Parag Mehta, MD

1294 W 6th St Ste 105

San Pedro, CA 90731
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Mehta has an unusual in-depth approach to diagnosis and treatment and treats patients with respect and dignity to provide specialty care as a Neurologist. He spends considerable time and energy to make sure that patient needs are attended to. He is also a Board certified Internist (from India) who has 10 years of training/teaching/research in Neurology in some of the most prestigious US Hospitals, is BC in Neurology, and has spent 18 years in practice of Neurology in San Pedro/South Bay.
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Dr. Mehta's Experience

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Dr. Mehta's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Adolescent Neurology
  • Behavioral Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Geriatric Neurology
  • Headache Management
  • Neurological Movement Disorders
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylitis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Lumbar Puncture

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

  • Science College, Raipur, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Louis University Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • North Shore Cornell University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • St Louis University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • SUNY Brooklyn Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • USC NeuroMuscular Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Clinical Instructor Dept. Of Neurosciences, Uc San Diego
    Other Education | Completed 1994
  • Demonstrator/Clinical Instructor, Dept Of Medicine, MGM Med Coll Hosps, Indore, India
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
3.1
based on 15 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Mehta'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
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
Long Beach, CA |
We Have been using Dr Mehta for: our daughters seizure condition, sons MS, and my Senior care. I would highly recommend him as he takes each patient as if it is his own family, and gives his best personal service!
in Redondo Beach |
He can take the most complicated issues and figure them out. He definitely thinks outside of the box and that is unique in itself. He has a very calm demeanor (and a good sense of humor :-) ) which makes it easy to discuss your medical issues. He is just a wealth of information and a great doctor as well as one of the nicest people you will ever meet!
in Redondo Beach, CA |
Dr. Mehta is by far the best neurologist I have ever had and my favorite doctor. He has an incredible memory and is always up to date on the newest medications and treatments for all the different illnesses he treats. Dr. Mehta definitely takes the time to listen to you and and gather your history so he can make an accurate diagnosis and treatment. He's the first doctor to really listen to me and actually read my history and find a correlation w/my pain. His knowledge is amazing!
in San Pedro, CA |
I highly recommend Dr. Mehta. He takes the time and does only the testing required to do a proper evaluation of your needs. He listens well, and he asks questions when he feels he needs more information about your symptoms. He is cautious in his approach to medical needs, which is good for you and is much more likely to give a better long-term result than, for instance, a headlong rush into surgery. I have already recommended Dr. Mehta to other people I know who would benefit from his services.
in Torrance, CA |
I not only WOULD recommend Dr. Mehta but I HAVE. Personally, I found him to be the most comprehensive of any doctor I've ever seen, as he used our allotted time to cover valuable ground without wasting it on chit chat. My impression was that he actually lets his brain process all the jig saw pieces and formulate a plan instead of grabbing at one piece and prescribing something to deal with that. I think he's a fantastic doctor with an excellent memory for detail.
in Long beach, CA |
ABOLUTELY HORRIBLE, STAY FAR AWAY FROM THIS CROOK! The only thing this doctor could do was tell us about prescribing opiates to pregnant women, which we are strongly against. As we are leaving he states we must leave a deposit since he was unable to reach insurance. I asked him why did he not mention this before. I asked under what guidelines does he get this deposit figure. HE just assumed a price. Then he says he doesn't usually deal with people who have these problems.
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Dr. Mehta accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
    Tricare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare PPO

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