Dr. Parag Mehta, MD

Dr. Parag Mehta, MD

Neurology  |  

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Dr. Parag Mehta, MD is a neurology specialist in San Pedro, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University in 1981 and specializes in neurology, headache management, and more.

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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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mehta "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."


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

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • 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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is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Mehta's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Competant, knowledable, dedicated to thoroughly understanding the whole picture, calm, caring, always makes the time to listen. I have received care for five years. This physician thinks "outside the box" when presented with symptoms that are complex.
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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!
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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...more
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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...more
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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...more
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