Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD

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Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Hershey, PA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Acharya has more experience with Epilepsy than other specialists in her area. She graduated from UNIVERSITY OF BOMBAY / TOPIWALA NATIONAL MEDICAL COLLEGE medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with Milton S Hershey Medical Center. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Acharya to book an appointment.

Dr. Acharya

Penn State Medical Ctr Neurolgy

30 Hope Dr Hershey, PA 17033
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Acharya is affiliated with Milton S Hershey Medical Center Hershey, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for neurology.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Acharya

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Acharya treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Acharya treats other conditions, please contact the office at (717) 531-3828.

Epilepsy

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

Dr. Acharya is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Dr. Acharya's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Meningitis
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wada Test

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(717) 531-3828

Dr. Acharya accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Hershey, PA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Acharya has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1989
UNIVERSITY OF BOMBAY / TOPIWALA NATIONAL MEDICAL COLLEGE
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD offer telehealth services?

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

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What are Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Acharya frequently treats Epilepsy. See all practice areas where Dr. Acharya specializes.

Where is Dr. Vinita Acharya, MD's office located?

Dr. Acharya's office is located at 30 Hope Dr, Hershey, PA 17033. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Penn State Medical Ctr Neurolgy

Penn State Medical Ctr Neurolgy30 Hope Dr Hershey, PA 17033
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Hershey, PA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

23 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2022)