Dr. Philip Overby, MD

Dr. Philip Overby, MD

Pediatric Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Philip Overby, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Valhalla, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 2000 and specializes in pediatric neurology and epilepsy & neurophysiology.Read his story

100 Woods Rd Fl 2

Valhalla, NY 10595

Contact Information

(914) 493-7513

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EEG (Electroencephalogram)
more than 79% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 78% of peers
more than 69% of peers

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Dr. Overby's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Overby "Dr. Overby is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at New York Medical College. He is board certified in both pediatric neurology and epilepsy. Dr. Overby is primarily interested in acute care neurology including neurocritical care, continuous bedside EEG monitoring, and neurologic care of the hospitalized patient. Dr. Overby trained in pediatrics at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore. He completed his pediatric neurology fellowship at Johns Hopkins. He then returned to Montefiore for a fellowship in neurophysiology including Electroencephalography (EEG) and care of the patient with epilepsy. Subsequently Dr. Overby was Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics at Montefiore and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. In this capacity he served as the inpatient neurology hospitalist. Dr Overby is originally from Minnesota and grew up in Minneapolis. He has a BA in English from Kenyon College, an MA from St John's College Graduate Institute where he studied philosophy, and an MD from the University of Minnesota. He and his family live in Westchester. Now part of Boston Children's Health Physicians Dr. Overby, will be director of the inpatient neurology service at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital under the auspices of the division of pediatric neurology."
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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

65  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Kenyon College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Maine Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Children's Hospital At Montefiore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Montefiore / Albert Einstein Coll Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Overby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Overby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Overby to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Overby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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