Dr. Ying Tao, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 64

Dr. Ying Tao, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tao has more experience with Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Tianjin Medical University medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway and Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tao to book an appointment.

Dr. Tao

Abdul Qaraman MD

700 N Broad St Elizabeth, NJ 07208

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Tao

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Tao treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Tao treats other conditions, please contact the office at (908) 354-3994.

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Dr. Tao is experienced in the area of Headache. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Headache
Cluster Headache
Migraine
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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. Tao is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Seizure Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
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Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Neurodegenerative Disorders specialists.

Dr. Tao is experienced in the area of Neurodegenerative Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dementia
Parkinson's Disease
Dementia or Depression Screening
Alzheimer's Disease
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Neurocritical Care Disorders

Neurocritical care specialists diagnose and treat severe and life-threatening neurological conditions such as stroke, spinal cord injury, brain tumor, and traumatic brain injuryCompare with other Neurocritical Care Disorders specialists.

Dr. Tao is experienced in the area of Neurocritical Care Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Cerebrovascular Disease
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Stroke
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Dr. Tao's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anosmia
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • 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
  • Herniated Disc
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wada Test
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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(908) 354-3994

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Tao's Reviews

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4.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ying Tao, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tao has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Saint Louis University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Tianjin Medical University
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Chinese

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ying Tao, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ying Tao, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tao frequently treats Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Tao specializes.

Where is Dr. Ying Tao, MD's office located?

Dr. Tao's office is located at 700 N Broad St, Elizabeth, NJ 07208. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ying Tao, MD speak?

Dr. Tao speaks Chinese and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Ying Tao, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Practice

Abdul Qaraman MD700 N Broad St Elizabeth, NJ 07208
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Tao is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway

Rahway, NJ

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Elizabeth, NJ

55% Patient Experience Rating, 14% lower than the national average

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