Dr. Sanford Levy, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 78

Dr. Levy
Accepting new patients

Essex Neurological Associates

6 Essex Center Dr Ste 307 Peabody, MA 01960

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(978) 532-8010

Dr. Sanford Levy, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Peabody, MA and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Levy has more experience with Headache and Epilepsy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Chicago Med Sch medical school in 1968. He is affiliated with medical facilities North Shore Medical Center and NSMC Union Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Levy to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Levy is affiliated with North Shore Medical Center Salem, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for neurology.

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Levy

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Levy treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Levy treats other conditions, please contact the office at (978) 532-8010.


Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Levy typically treats 86% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Tension Headache
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Levy typically treats 46% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Fever-Induced Seizure
Seizure Disorders
Essential Tremor
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Levy's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Dr. Levy accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Commercial HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue Care Elect PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Health Net
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Network Health
Network Health HMO
Network Health PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UniCare PPO
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice believes in trying to arrive at an appropriate diagnosis and to offer treatment for all neurologic conditions. We try to do this in an efficient...Read more


  • Neurology

Board Certifications


Fellowship Hospital
Tufts-New Eng Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
Montefiore Hosp
Internship Hospital
Chicago Med Sch
Medical School
R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
Medical School
Allegheny College
Undergraduate School


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Sanford Levy, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Sanford Levy, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Levy frequently treats Headache and Epilepsy. See all practice areas where Dr. Levy specializes.

Where is Dr. Sanford Levy, MD's office located?

Dr. Levy's office is located at 6 Essex Center Dr Ste 307, Peabody, MA 01960. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Sanford Levy, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Levy has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Essex Neurological Associates

Lynnfield Medical Assoc Inc6 Essex Center Dr Ste 307 Peabody, MA 01960

Affiliated Hospitals

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North Shore Medical Center

Salem, MA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

NSMC Union Hospital

Lynn, MA
  • Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)