Dr. Susan Perlman, MD

Dr. Susan Perlman, MD

NeurologyFemaleAge 73

Accepting new patients

Dr. Susan Perlman, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Stony Brook U, School of Medicine medical school in 1975. She is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Perlman to book an appointment.

Locations

UCLA Medical Center Neurology

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Center300 Medical Plz Ste B-200 Los Angeles, CA 90095
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Perlman is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Los Angeles, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for neurology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ See hospitals

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She is the best. She has excellent bedside manner. She never rushes you or cuts you off. When you are talking She has a genuine interest in what you are saying.Her knowledge and expertise is so valuable. Having a doctor totally understand your rare disease as a patient makes you feel you are getting the best care possible.She is extremely intelligent but is very warm. She is awesome and her work is Invaluable.
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Experience and Background Checks

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Perlman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perlman treats Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Perlman treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Ataxia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perlman treats Ataxia more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Perlman treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ataxia With Fasciculations
  • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
  • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
  • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Friedreich's Ataxia
  • Gluten Ataxia
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Sensory Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
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Huntington's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perlman treats Huntington's Disease more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Perlman treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Perlman's conditions and procedures:

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anxiety
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Huntington's Disease
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wada Test

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(310) 878-6093

Dr. Perlman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity-CA HMO
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 PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Biography

Dr. Susan Perlman, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Stony...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1981
University of California-Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1979
University of California-Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1976
University of California-Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
1975
Stony Brook U, School of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Susan Perlman, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (310) 878-6093.

Does Dr. Susan Perlman, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Perlman has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Susan Perlman, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Susan Perlman, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Perlman's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Susan Perlman, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Susan Perlman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Perlman frequently treats Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Ataxia, and Huntington's Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Perlman treats.

Where is Dr. Susan Perlman, MD's office located?

Dr. Perlman's office is located at 300 Medical Plz Ste B-200, Los Angeles, CA 90095. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Perlman is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

31 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)