License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Sperling is Good. Dr. Sperling has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
Bedside Manner 3.3
Spends Time with Me 3.2
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Sperling, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery (Anterior Temporal Lobectomy)
  • Complex Partial Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy
  • Generalized Epilepsy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Sclerosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Tonic-Clonic Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Sperling graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Anterior Temporal Lobectomy
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Tonic-Clonic Epilepsy
Philadelphia Magazines Top Docs
Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2013)


Dr. Sperling has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael R Sperling MD is a male Neurologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Michael R. Sperling practice?
Dr. Michael Sperling has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michael Sperling practices Neurology near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Jenkintown, PA.
See Philadelphia Neurologists.