Dr. Steven J. Zuckerman, MD

Dr. Steven J. Zuckerman, MD

Neurology | Male | 63 years old

Steven Zuckerman, MD, earned his Doctor of Medicine from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in...Read more

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Steven Zuckerman, MD, earned his Doctor of Medicine from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. He completed...   Read More

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    • License Reinstatement without Restrictions
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      Dr. Zuckerman accepts 15 insurance carriers

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      15 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerihealth
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • Coventry Health Care
      • Humana
      • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
      • Medicaid
      • Peoples Health
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • Vantage Health Plan
      • Verity Healthnet
      • WellCare

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      Dr. Zuckerman's Review Details
      3.8 based on 17 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
         (17)
      • Helpfulness
         (17)
      • Staff
         (17)
      • Scheduling
         (16)
      Experience with Dr. Zuckerman
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (17)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (17)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (17)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (17)
      Dr. Zuckerman's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (16)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (17)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (17)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (15)
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      in Torbert, LA |
      Horrible attitude. Does not care about patient's well being
      in Baton Rouge |
      Dr. Zuckerman is a WONDERFUL doctor with great bedside manner, warm sense of humor and is above all very thorough in his examinations. He has won me over with confidence and trust. He provided an AWESOME experience! Thank you so much, Dr. Zuckerman. You are the best!
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      Specialties

      • Neurology
      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Zuckerman's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Internal Medicine
      • Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Aneurysm
      • Anterior Horn Disease
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Vascular Disease
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Dementia
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Diplopia
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lyme Disease
      • Meningiomas
      • Migraine
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
      • Myasthenia Gravis
      • Myelopathy
      • Myoclonus
      • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Post-Concussion Syndrome
      • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Syphilis Infections
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thrombosis
      • Tic Disorders
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vasculitis
      • Vertigo
      • Visual Field Defects

      Procedures Performed

      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 1
        Board Action

        Dr. Zuckerman has 1 board action

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        • License Reactivation  (4/12/2006)
        • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
        • Summary: Dr Steven Jeffrey Zuckerman; License # 06875R

          Nature of Complaint:

          The Physician is seeking reinstatement of his license at this time.

          Action Taken:

          The Board has reinstated the Physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Louisiana without restriction.

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

        Graduated in 1980

      • Internship Hospital
        Parkland Hosp/Sw

        Completed in 1983

      • Residency Hospital
        Neurological Institute Of New York Columbia University Medical Center

        Completed in 1986

        Parkland Hosp/Sw

        Completed in 1983

      • Undergraduate School
        Hamilton College

        Graduated in 1974

        University Of Milan

        Graduated in 1978

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Italian
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Zuckerman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurology
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Neurology
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • Board actions found
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      Dr. Zuckerman's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Zuckerman

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      Dr. Zuckerman says...

      Steven Zuckerman, MD, earned his Doctor of Medicine from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. He completed his residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Zuckerman completed his residency in Neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Neurology.