Dr. Ram Kairam, MD

Dr. Ram Kairam, MD

Pediatric Neurology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Ram Kairam, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1970 and specializes in pediatric neurology.

180 Fort Washington Ave # 506

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
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more than 22% of peers
Epilepsy
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more than 8% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kairam "Most important of all, I value patient education. Once diagnosis is made and treatment is chosen the most essential element in treatment success is medication adherence and compliance. Clear communication and least medical lingo are my strengths."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology

4  Board Certifications

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

22  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Wgb College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • King George Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kairam's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kairam to family and friends
21 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kairam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

We have been seeing Dr. Kairam for last one year. He is extremely dedicated and diligent . He doesn't want to treat the symptoms . Finds out the root cause of the problem and then treats it. He will spend enough time as needed. Does n't rush through. He evens calls us on Sunday to check / follow up...more
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He is a Great doctor, he spend good amount of time to listen and understand what patient explains and then he explain about diagnose and dos and dont`s, give some education to parent about child what not, i am very happy to meet Dr. Kairam
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Last week at Autism parents support group,I have the opportunity to listen a Buddhist monk Lama Pema,who talk about meditation, paying attention to taughts and feelings without judgment, listening with nonjudgmental acceptance of self and child . Life can be a challenging and stressful for parents...more
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The best thing about Kairam is the way he got involved in our lives. He could just treat my son's condition and be done with it but he takes time and looks into his overall being. Also, he is good with autism. He knows the condition well and makes sure that my son gets the right treatment. He has...more
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Dr. Kairam is extremely supportive and spends a lot of time and effort to explain and make us understand better about autism. he also conducts classes for parents to educate us regarding autism.he is one of the best neurologists I've met.
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