Dr. Philip Girard Jr, MD

Dr. Philip Girard Jr, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Girard Jr, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Pasadena, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

50 Alessandro Pl Ste 120

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 87% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Tension Headache
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Chldns Hosp Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Girard Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Girard Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Girard Jr to family and friends
2.9
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Girard Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Covina, CA |
Worst experience ever horrible staff and the doctor was arrogant rude dismissive simply a disgusting excuse for a medical professional!
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in Pasadena, CA |
Diagnosed and treated my neuropathy well and quickly. Didn't explain a nerve stimulation exam before he gave it to me so I found the exam painful and frightening. Didn't diagnose my dementia. Gave me the most painful lumbar puncture I have ever endured.
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Sylmar, CA |
I've been to several neurologists. Dr. Girard is very good. My case is complicated. At the beginning of my health issues, he had the proper tests run and successfully figured it out. Even though I needed a few surgeries, I was grateful to get relief.
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Chino, CA |
He has been very thorough for us. We started with him when our daughter was 10 years and is 17 now. We always come with questions and he always works through them with us. Having a female child with seizures can be challenging. He truly helps work it through. He talks to her and that's what she...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Girard Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Girard Jr has admitting privileges

Huntington Memorial Hospital
100 W California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
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