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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vicki Shanker is Excellent. Dr. Shanker has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vicki Shanker, MD is board certified in Neurology.

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Shanker graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Shanker has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Medical Center Petrie Division 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division 


  • English
  • Chinese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Vicki L Shanker MD is a female Neurologist, has 10 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Vicki L. Shanker practice?
Dr. Vicki Shanker has 1 office location.
Dr. Vicki Shanker practices Neurology near New York, NY.
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