Dr. Simin Khavandgar, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology ·  Female

Dr. Khavandgar

Univ Pittsburgh Phys Neur

3471 5th Ave Ste 1103 Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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(412) 692-4920


Dr. Simin Khavandgar, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Pittsburgh, PA. She specializes in clinical neurophysiology, sleep medicine, and more.


At a glance

  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Low wait times . Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
  • Trustworthy . Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews

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Dr. Khavandgar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

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Dr. Khavandgar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavandgar treats Narcolepsy and Cataplexy more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Khavandgar treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cataplexy
  • Narcolepsy
Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavandgar treats Sleep Disorders more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Khavandgar treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Essential Tremor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavandgar treats Essential Tremor more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Khavandgar treats this condition more than 75% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Essential Tremor

Dr. Khavandgar's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Dr. Khavandgar's Reviews

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5.0

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A physician who really listens, is openminded and spends appropriate time on a complicated case. Very sharp with excellent judgment and an understanding manner. A real gem!
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By far the best neurologist that I have seen. She is very thorough and does not rush. I would refer anyone to her!
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I feel she was very detailed and explored all possibilities . Very Good
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Simin Khavandgar, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Pittsburgh, PA. She specializes in clinical neurophysiology, sleep medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Awards