Dr. Steven Sykes, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Sykes
Telehealth services available

Harris, Carole MD - Cedar Sinai Medical Tower

8635 W 3rd St Ste 850 Los Angeles, CA 90048

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(310) 385-6016

Dr. Steven Sykes, MD is a Clinical Neurophysiologist in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Sykes has more experience with Headache, General Neurological Disorders, and Epilepsy than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Cedars - Sinai Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sykes to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sykes

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sykes treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sykes treats other conditions, please contact the office at (310) 385-6016.

Headache

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

Dr. Sykes typically treats 91% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Headache
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
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General Neurological Disorders

General neurological disorder specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions such as epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson's disease that affect your brain, spinal cord or nerves, anywhere throughout your body.

Dr. Sykes typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Restless Leg Syndrome
Concussion
Brain Disorders
Gait Abnormality
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Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.

Dr. Sykes typically treats 42% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Essential Tremor
Epilepsy
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Seizure Disorders
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sykes' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Dr. Sykes accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Sykes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sykes

4.1

Based on 13 ratings

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My mother resumed her normal life because of Dr. Steven Skyes. My mom had been in Chronic debilitating pain for one year And no one could make a proper diagnosis until we met Dr. Skyes on Wednesday. He spent a quality time to find the source of pain and immediately schedule the recommended treatment. For the first time my mother Went to sleep and woke up without pain and with a big smile. I cannot thank him enough for ending my mom pain and suffering with his caring and skilled manner.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Mansoureh Simaee – Oct 05, 2020
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i had been misdiagnosed for decades and he finally figured it out for me. he is always compassionate, talented and thoughtful. don't think i have ever waited past my appointment time either. i highly recommend.
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I was in the emergency room and he is very compassionate and dedicated. He diagnosed my issue and is an amazing doctor.
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Biography

Dr. Steven Sykes, MD is a Clinical Neurophysiologist in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Sykes has more experience with Headache, General Neurological Disorders,...Read more

Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Awards

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Locations

Practice

Harris, Carole MD - Cedar Sinai Medical Tower8635 W 3rd St Ste 850 Los Angeles, CA 90048
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Cedars Sinai Med Grp Endcrnlgy

Cedars Sinai Med Grp Endcrnlgy250 N Robertson Blvd Ste 518 Beverly Hills, CA 90211
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

West Hollywood, CA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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