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Dr. Vijay Vishwanath, MD

Pediatric Neurology ·  Male

Dr. Vishwanath

Dr. Vijay Vishwanath, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in pediatric neurology and epilepsy.


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(518) 262-1700

Dr. Vishwanath accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Vishwanath's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Headache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vishwanath treats Headache more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Vishwanath treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vishwanath treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Vishwanath treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vishwanath treats Migraine more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Vishwanath treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine

Dr. Vishwanath's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Developmental Delay
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lyme Disease
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • 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

Dr. Vishwanath' s approach to patient care places special importance on communicating with concerned families, addressing worries and explaining what the steps will be going forward. He sees pediatric patients with a variety of neurological condition...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Epilepsy

Board Certifications

  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Education

2015
Ny U Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
2012
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
2015
2012

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Tamil
  • English

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Locations

Albany Med Pediatric Neurology

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:30pm
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