Dr. Saleem Tahir, MD

Dr. Saleem Tahir, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(15)
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Dr. Saleem Tahir, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Livonia, MI. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

15142 Levan Rd

Livonia, MI 48154

Contact Information

(734) 779-2147

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Essential Tremor
high
more than 86% of peers
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
high
more than 82% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Psychiatry
2

Board Certifications

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

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • King Edward Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Cmdnj Newark Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Northville Reg Psychology Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne St University Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State U Affil Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tahir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tahir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tahir to family and friends
3.2
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tahir's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Livonia, MI |
My son was a patient in the ICU. Dr. Tahir was called in for consultation and wanted change my son's seizure medications while he was in critical condition. I objected to any change and told him so. I said I wanted to talk to our own neurologist when my son was more stable . He stepped out a...more
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in Garden City, MI |
We have been with Dr Tahir for years..he is very professional and is genuinely concerned about my well being. Dr.Tahir is always available to us when needed. He listens to me when I talk to him and answers all our questions regarding my Parkinsons. We have recommended him to friends and family...
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in Detroit, MI |
I explained all of my symptoms, and he sent me for an Mri which came back normal. Based on those results, he told me to see a psychiatrist. He is, in my opinion, a terrible Doctor.
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in Northville, Mi |
TERRIBLE. Without my permission, Dr. Tahir invited a resident and doctor to watch the procedure. I even had to introduce myself, almost feeling like I was teaching people manners for the first time. Next, while asking my symptoms, Dr. Tahir became increasingly impatient and condescending. After I...more
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in Northville, MI |
I wondered why I could get an appointment the same week when every other neurologist would be months, I do not wonder that anymore. Dr Tahir has very little skill in dealing with patients. My first visit I asked him if he was angry with me about something, the second visit was fine, the third...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tahir accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Tahir has admitting privileges

Oakland Regional Hospital
22401 Foster Winter Dr
Southfield, MI 48075
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St. Mary Mercy Hospital
36475 5 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI 48154
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