Dr. Vikas Varma, MD

Dr. Vikas Varma, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Vikas Varma, MD is a neurology specialist in Fresh Meadows, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 1992 and specializes in neurology, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

16408 65th Ave

Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Varma performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 89% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Fibromyalgia
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Varma's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Varma's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Varma "Dr. Vikas Varma is a neurologist and pain management specialist with focus on the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain. Dr. Varma performs a spectrum of neurological testing and interventional pain procedures including but not limited to; spinal cord stimulation, discography with disc decompression, radiofrequency lesioning, PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy along with neurophysiology. Dr. Varma is also specialized in the diagnosis/treatment of headache/migraines including botox for chronic migraines in addition to functional and anti-aging medicine."

5  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Adult Neurology
  • Interventional Neurology
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

31  Conditions Treated

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/20/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Queens County, NY
    State: New York
0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Hahneman U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • North Shore Univ Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Varma has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Varma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Czech
  • Hindi
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Varma's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Varma to family and friends
43 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Varma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (32)

I am a patient Patrick faraj the only thing I have to say is doctor varma is the best but the staff you need to be careful would not professional but the doctor I will always recommend takes patience very serious in treat them the way they supposed to have a good day
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Dr Varma has been excellent on my lowerback pain .He's very attentive to my care and pain issues.I've been is patient for almost 1 year . I wasn't no able to walk the firs visit e was miracles .Dr Varma he try's his best to treat the patient, the staffs the best too. I will recommended 100% thank...more
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Unprofessional, rude, poor bedside manner, doesnt listen to patient, 3 wks for appt and 2 hr wait in office, confirmed appt & refused treatment, office staff need training, medication not covered & office never called pharmacy, the patient is not the priority, . IMP to check if billed for not...more
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Excellent, sstar, explains everything in complete detail.
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Dr Varma has been a fabulous pain management Doctor. Unlike many of the other Dr's I have seen, he takes the time to listen to me and is actually familiar with my injuries. When I have had problems filling meds, his office has worked with my insurance and pharmacy to rectify situation. He also...more
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