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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Savitt is Average. Dr. Savitt has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 2.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Savitt, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Savitt graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 13 awards.

2003-5 Passano Physician-Scientist Award
2003 Herbert Friedberg Parkinson Disease Fellowship
1986 National Deans List/ B.A. w/ distinction in all subjects, Cornell University
1993-95 Medical Student Research Awards
1982 Bausch and Lomb Science Award
2001 Preziosi Award for Clinical Excellence, chief resident in Neurology, Johns Hopkins
1997 Lange Medical Publications Award
1996 Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
1997 Balder Scholarship Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
2005 American Parkinson Disease Association Cotzias Fellowship
1997 Summa cum Laude, University of Maryland School of Medicine
1994 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Savitt has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital 
  • Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center 
  • Howard County General Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Mark Savitt MD and PHD is a male Neurologist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Joseph M. Savitt practice?
Dr. Joseph Savitt has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Savitt practices Neurology near Elkridge, MD.
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