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Dr. Sheila Asghar, MD

Pediatric Neurology ·  Female

Dr. Asghar

Penn State Health Pediatric Neurology

500 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033

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(800) 243-1455


Dr. Sheila Asghar, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Hershey, PA. She graduated from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences and specializes in pediatric neurology.


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Dr. Asghar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Asghar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asghar treats Brain Disorders more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Asghar treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Seizure Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asghar treats Seizure Disorders more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Asghar treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1
Epilepsy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asghar treats Epilepsy more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Asghar treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Dr. Asghar's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sheila Asghar, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Hershey, PA. She graduated from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences and specializes in pediatric neurology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology

Education

Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences
Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Malay
  • Punjabi
  • English