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Steven Galetta, MD, Neurology, New York, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals


Neurology New York, NY


Professor of Neurology, and Chair of the Department of Neurology at the NYU Langone Medical Center

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Overview of Dr. Galetta

Neuro-ophthalmology, optic neuritis, double vision

Education & Training

  • University of Miami/Jackson Health System
    University of Miami/Jackson Health SystemResidency, Neurology, 1987 - 1988
  • University of Pennsylvania Health System
    University of Pennsylvania Health SystemResidency, Neurology, 1983 - 1987
  • Weill Cornell Medicine
    Weill Cornell MedicineClass of 1983
  • University of Pennsylvania
    University of PennsylvaniaB.A., Biology, Magna Cum Laude, 1979

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1987 - Present
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2012 - 2024
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1984 - 2024
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2014
  • New York Superdoctors 2014
  • America’s Top Doctors 2014
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Slowing of Number Naming Speed by King Devick Test in Parkinson’s Disease  
    Lin T Galetta SL et al, Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 1/1/2014
  • Isolated Third, Fourth and Sixth Nerve Palsies from Presumed Microvascular versus Other Causes: A Prospective Study  
    Tamhankar MA, Biousse V, Ying GS, Prasad S, Subramanian PS, Lee MS, Eggenberger E, Moss HE, Pineles S, Bennett J, Osborne B, Volpe NJ, Liu GT, Bruce BB, Newman NJ, Gal..., Ophthalmology, 6/6/2013
  • Saccades and Memory: Baseline Associations of the King Devick and SCAT 2 SAC Tests in Professional Hockey Players  
    Galetta MS, Moster SL, Galetta SL et al, J Neuro Sci, 5/15/2013
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Authored Content

  • AAN 2021 Session Preview: Incorporating Vision into Diagnostic AssessmentApril 2021

Press Mentions

  • Severely Stressful Events Worsen Symptoms of Long COVID
    Severely Stressful Events Worsen Symptoms of Long COVIDNovember 9th, 2022
  • Looking into the Long-COVID Brain
    Looking into the Long-COVID BrainFebruary 13th, 2022
  • Most COVID-19 Patients Have Long-Term Neurological Problems
    Most COVID-19 Patients Have Long-Term Neurological ProblemsMay 24th, 2021
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    AmeriHealth Direct POS
    Amerihealth HMO
    AmeriHealth PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    Horizon BCBS Direct Access
    Horizon BCBS HMO
    Horizon BCBS POS
    Horizon BCBS PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    IBC Keystone HMO / POS
    IBC Personal Choice PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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