Dr. William Head Jr, MD

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Neurology | Male

1100 Clove Rd Apt Ld Staten Island, NY 10301 Get Directions
Dr. William Head Jr, MD
Dr. William Head Jr, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Staten Island, NY. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Head Jr is affiliated with Richmond University Medical Center and Mount Sinai Beth Israel.

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    Dr. Head Jr's Reviews

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    2.1
    based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)
    Dr. Head Jr's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      FAIR
    • Explains condition(s) well
      FAIR
    • Answers Questions
      FAIR
    • Time well spent
      FAIR
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      GOOD
    • Office environment
      FAIR
    • Staff friendliness
      FAIR
    • Average wait time
      31 to 45 minutes
    Patient Comments (6)
    New York, NY |
    This man should not be practicing medicine.
    in new york |
    total lying insurance ime quack.. out of control
    New York, NY |
    Dr Head is definitely not looking to treat fairly any of his sick patients referred by Workman's compensation. Please help yourselves and record your session so that you are treated fairly and with respect. God bless you. And keep your head up.
    New York, NY |
    Head makes his living by declaring severely sick people ‘healthy’ as insurance companies pay him HUGE consultancy fees to do so. This man has no integrity and no empathy with the people he 'evaluates'. He tricks his visitors into a sense of false security and then withholds important information in his medical reports. He also asks questions that have no bearing on the sickness that the clients have. This man cares more about collecting insurance fees than his Hippocratic oath.
    in Newburgh, NY |
    I have to disagree with a lot of the reviews of Dr Head. After the initial questionnaire that wqas answered by me and filled out by office staff and took 2:45. When I saw the Dr he was very engaging and looked at and listened to me when I asked or answered a question. He seemed to be concerned for my well being and agreed with other doctors that I have seen for a workers Comp injury from 1 1/2 yrs ago. I just don't understand the reviews. The Dr was the opposite of what I read about.
    in Garner, NC |
    Dr Head is experienced, brilliant and compassionate. Always gets it right
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    Dr. Head Jr'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 Neurology and Psychiatry
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Neurology
    • Psychiatry

    Conditions Treated

    • Anxiety
    • Ataxia
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Injury
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Chiari Malformation, Adult
    • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
    • Dementia
    • Depression
    • Depressive Disorders
    • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    • Headache
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lower Back Injuries
    • Lower Back Sprain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Neck Injuries
    • Neck Sprain
    • Neurological Diseases
    • Neurological Injuries
    • Panic Attack
    • Panic Disorder
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Post-Traumatic Headache
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Stroke
    • Tremor
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertigo

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1970

    • Internship Hospital
      Saint Vincent's Hospital

      Completed in 1971

    • Residency Hospital
      Mount Sinai Hosp

      Completed in 1976

      Nys Psyc Inst/Colum-Presby

      Completed in 1974

    • Undergraduate School
      Harvard College

      Graduated in 1966

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry
    • Brain Injury Medicine
    • Psychiatry

    Procedures Performed

    • Psychotherapy Services