Dr. Ziad El-Zammar, MD

Dr. Ziad El-Zammar, MD

Neurology  ·  
Dr. Ziad El-Zammar, MD is a neurology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus Faculty Of Med Damascus Syria in 1992 and specializes in neurology, headache management, and more.Read his story

888 E Brighton Ave

Syracuse, NY 13205

Contact Information

(315) 214-5430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 88% of peers
more than 79% of peers
Cerebral Hemorrhage
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. El-Zammar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. El-Zammar "He is well trained in general neurology with special training in Neurophysiology and Cerebrovascular Diseases. He has more than a decade of experience in neurology."

7  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Headache Management
  • Muscle Disorders
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Pain Management
  • Stroke Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. El-Zammar does not have any board certifications listed.

63  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Professional Misconduct (7/30/2014)
    Action Taken: Practice Restriction
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York


  • Damascus University, Syria
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Damascus Faculty Of Med Damascus Syria
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • U Mass
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Nih Bethesda
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. El-Zammar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. El-Zammar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Zammar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Zammar to family and friends
17 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. El-Zammar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. El-Zammar Says:

I highly appreciate any feedback from our patients regarding our physician expertise and manners and the quality of our service.


Patient Comments (10)

Dr. El-Zammar was a very kind and professional doctor. He did not rush our time together and took the time to examine me and to ask the appropriate questions and to answer the many questions that I had. I felt very comfortable with Doctor El-Zammar and recommend him highly to any new patients that...more
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Great Doctor with lot of humility and humanity! Rare to find a doctor willing spend as much time listening and making his patients comfortable as Dr Ziad does. He came to the waiting room apologizing that he spent longtime with an elderly lady (he opened the door for her when she was leaving the...more
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I was very pleased with my care with Dr. El-Zammar. He really listened and questioned me to try and solve my head aches. He spent a long time and it was very easy to talk to him even with a sense of humor. By the end of the first visit he had a plan to help me.
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Many thanks JRed for your kind words; we are so glad that we are able to help you and help so many patients like you. Regards, Ziad

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HI. every thing was so great .no waitting time .parkig availabel .dr ziad took all the time i needed ,explain every thing for me to understand. jeniffer was great .thank you so much
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Dr. El-Zammar is willing to discuss all your questions and comments and provide an answer and will make sure you understand the treatment plan and tell you to always call with any problems or questions..
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