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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Labar is Excellent. Dr. Labar has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Labar, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurophysiology
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Labar graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper East Side


Dr. Labar has 11 hospital affiliations:

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


  • Spanish
  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas R Labar MD and PHD is a male Neurologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Douglas R. Labar practice?
Dr. Douglas Labar has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Labar practices Neurology near New York, NY.
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