Dr. Sait Ashina, MD

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Dr. Sait Ashina, MD
Dr. Sait Ashina, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Ashina is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center and Lutheran Medical Center.

8714 5th Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11209

Contact Information
Dr. Sait Ashina, MD

Dr. Sait Ashina, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Migraine
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tension Headache
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ashina "Dr. Ashina is a headache specialist and a neurologist. His headache treatment approach combines drug therapy, interventional treatments such as botulinium toxin injections, nerve blocks, and inpatient and outpatient infusion therapy."

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pain Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
60

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Fracture
  • Genetic Predisposition to Migraine With or Without Aura
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • IV Therapy
  • Injection Therapy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • University Of Copenhagen
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Danish Headache Center, University Of Copenhagen
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore Headache Center, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Headache Society International Headache Congress Scholarship Award, 2009
  • Clinical Headache Fellowship Award from the American Headache Society, 2006
  • American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting Scholarship Award, 2007
  • Enrico Greppi Award endorsed by the European Headache Federation/ Italian Society for the Study of Headaches, 2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Danish
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashina's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashina to family and friends
4.6
based on 14 total reviews
Dr. Ashina's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ashina accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Medicare HMO
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare HMO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ashina has admitting privileges

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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Lutheran Medical Center
150 55th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
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