Michael Pourfar, MD, Neurology, New York, NY, Glen Cove Hospital

MichaelHPourfarMD

Neurology New York, NY

Director of the Movement Disorders Institute at the North Shore-LIJ Health System and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School

Overview of Dr. Pourfar

Dr. Michael Pourfar is a neurologist in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Glen Cove Hospital and NYU Langone Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and has been in practice 18 years. Dr. Pourfar accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Glen Cove Hospital and one of 243 doctors at NYU Langone Hospitals who specialize in Neurology.

Education & Training

  • Mount Sinai School of MedicineResidency, Neurology, 2000 - 2003
  • Mount Sinai School of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 1999 - 2002
  • Drexel University College of MedicineClass of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2001 - 2022
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Study: Deep Brain Stim Shown to Improve Tourettes Symptoms
    Study: Deep Brain Stim Shown to Improve Tourettes SymptomsApril 11th, 2017
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for Tourette Syndrome - NYU Langone - Neurosurgery
    Deep Brain Stimulation for Tourette Syndrome - NYU Langone - NeurosurgeryFebruary 10th, 2016

Grant Support

  • Parkinson'S Disease Genetics DatabaseNational Center For Research Resources2008–2010
  • Brain Networks In Parkinson'S DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources2007–2010
  • An Exploratory Trial Of Folic Acid And L-Methylfolate In Parkinson'S DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources2007–2010
  • PharosNational Center For Research Resources2006–2007

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
    BCBS California PPO
    Blue Shield California HMO
    Blue Shield California PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health PPO
    GHI PPO
    Great West PPO
    Health Net California Large Group PPO
    Health Net HMO - Employer Group
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    Pacificare HMO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment