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Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
26 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dana Leifer is Good. Dr. Leifer has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 3.1
Courteous Staff 3.1
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dana Leifer, MD is board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Basal Ganglia Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Epilepsy
  • General Neurology; Vascular Neurology; Stroke; Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM); Carotid Artery Disease; Transcranial Doppler; Neurovascular Disease; Aneurysm; Carotid Ultrasound; Cerebral Aneurysm; Cerebral Vascular Disease; Doppler Ultrasound; Subarachnoid Hemorrhage; Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurology
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

Education & Awards

Dr. Leifer graduated from Harvard University , Boston.


Dr. Leifer has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Dana Leifer MD is a male Neurologist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Vascular Neurology.
Where does Dr. Dana Leifer practice?
Dr. Dana Leifer has 4 office locations.
Dr. Dana Leifer practices Neurology and Vascular Neurology near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Manhasset, NY.
See New York Neurologists.