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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ira Casson is Average. Dr. Casson has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 2.8
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ira Casson, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Brain Injuries
  • Concussion
  • Epilepsy
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Headache Disorders
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Casson graduated from New York University. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Concussion
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011)


Dr. Casson has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • LIJ Schneiders Childrens Hospital 
  • North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr 


  • Spanish
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. Ira Richard Casson MD is a male Neurologist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Ira R. Casson practice?
Dr. Ira Casson has 3 office locations.
Dr. Ira Casson practices Neurology near Forest Hills, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Whitestone, NY and South Ozone Park, NY.
See Forest Hills Neurologists.