Dr. Shafi Wani, MD

Dr. Shafi Wani, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 79
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Dr. Shafi Wani, MD is a neurology specialist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 54 years. He graduated from Government Medical College Jammu, Jammu University in 1964 and specializes in neurology.

2500 Nesconset Hwy Bldg 15H

Stony Brook, NY 11790

Contact Information

(631) 689-3005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Wani's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

3  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

  • Government Medical College Jammu, Jammu University
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Ny Polyclinic School Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Vincent's Hsp and M C Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wani's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wani to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Wani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Yes, I usually have to wait, but that's because Dr. Wani takes the time to evaluate each patient thoroughly. He doesn't mind answering questions (of which I usually have several,) and has a depth of knowledge that has helped in keeping my conditions manageable.
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Amazing doctor! Performed trigger point injections in my neck for years, and always did his best to make them as painless as possible (not easy!). Talks through the entire procedure, if you're a regular patient he'll actually remember you and ask questions about your life (for me he'd ask about my...more
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Excellent Doctor.. He helps relieve pain. Smart doctor, nice doctor who gets results..
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I have been a patient of Dr.Wani's since 1986. He is very intelligent man and he is a pleasure to speak to.on medicine and procedures along with other things.an example we have koi ponds and he knew so much. He and his staff go out of there way to help you and listen to you. Not shove u out the...more
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