Dr. Raafat Iskander, MD

Dr. Raafat Iskander, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(53)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Raafat Iskander, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.Read his story

6200 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1708

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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Essential Tremor
normal
more than 62% of peers
Cerebral Palsy
normal
more than 49% of peers
Insomnia
normal
more than 49% of peers

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Dr. Iskander's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Iskander "Board Certified Neurologist with special qualification in Child Neurology "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Iskander "My goal is to achieve the best care for my patients. With my Epilepsy patient my goal is to have them seizure free."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental Delay
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Panic Attack
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Dementia Evaluation
  • 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

  • University Of Alexandria
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Alexandria
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Maimonedes Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Stony Brook Hosp-Suny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Childrens Medical Center Of Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iskander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iskander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iskander to family and friends
3.1
based on 53 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Iskander's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (13)

in Los Angeles, CA |
I had been having Migraine headaches for 20 years. Dr. Iskander started me on medication to prevent my headaches and I am headache free for 8 months. Thanks to Dr. Iskander.
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in Los Angeles, CA |
I had visited Dr. Iskander for my 12 years old son who is having difficult to control seizures since 2 years of age. My son now is seizure free for 6 months. Thanks to Dr. Iskander for his great help. He has great experience in Epilepsy and I would recommend him for everyone. Olga Sokolov
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in Los Angeles, CA |
does not listen to parents wants to move children out
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in Los Angeles, CA |
Dr. Iskander is great doctor. He is taking care of my 3 years old boy with seizures.
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in Los Angeles ca |
Es muy buen neurólogo el atiende a lupita de ataques epilépticos desde los 3 meses de nacimiento oy tiene 13 años y todavía la atiende muy contenta de k el atiende la niña
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This provider offers the following appointment availability:
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Dr. Iskander accepts 30 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CalOptima
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Global Health Care Network
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    PacifiCare California POS
    Secure Horizons
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Iskander has admitting privileges

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
17100 Euclid St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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