ttcqeayetrwczwezdueawsrsbdyr

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Dario M Zagar Is this you?

About Dr. Dario M Zagar

Dr. Dario M Zagar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fairfield, CT. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Zagar has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

33 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dario M Zagar is Great. Dr. Dario M Zagar has been rated by 33 patients. From those 33 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Dario M Zagar is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

Mapbox Map of Dr. Dario M Zagar

Primary Address

Associated Neurologists Of Southern Connecticut

75 Kings Hwy E
Fairfield, CT 06825
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Dario M Zagar has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Dario M Zagar has the following 8 expertise

  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder

Board Certifications

Dr. Dario M Zagar is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

Showing 5 of 33

One Star

Misdiagnosed our daughter would not recommend Dr. Zagar, I would recommend finding someone else.

Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Three Stars

I only have postive words for Dr. Zagar, finally after years of struggling with my health, through his diagnosis and treatment plan I have relief and balance back in my life.

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Concerns

There are concerns about Dr. Zagar. And while he undoubtedly has great competence, the overall attitude often comes across as being cold, and yes, arrogant. He does not always seem to listen, and too quickly debates what the patient wants to ask, or say.

Full Review Rating Breakdown
Find another Doctor.

My daughter saw Dr. Zagar in January, I called my insurance company and made a formal complain. He took my 14 year old daughter in a room with out my permission and spoke with her, I thought he was running tests on her come to find out he was questioning her without another adult in the room. He did not do any of the tests that her pediatrician asked for then he decided to call a friend of his that was a doctor to consult on other matters. Worst doctor ever, I will be calling the State Medical Board, he doesn't know how to do his job!

Easy Appointment
Accurate Diagnosis
Full Review Rating Breakdown
DON'T WASTE YOUR TIME

I had the unfortunate experience to see dario zagar for two different medical issues. He is cold and callous. He never looks at you when you are explaining your symptoms – He is too busy typing every letter that comes out of your mouth on his computer. But, he really doesn’t hear a word you say. The only thing zagar knows is to give you a neurological exam and if you can touch your nose and walk two steps forward, he dismisses your symptoms. The first visit he dismissed my symptoms and wrote two prescriptions, one for “feel happy’ OTC pills and the other saying “go have fun”. On my second visit, I asked him about a specific test that only a neurologist can interpret. He was not happy about my knowledge about the test and medical facts that I presented, he again only performed his neurological exam, ignored me when I told him that I had pain, never examined the complaints I presented, and dismissed all my symptoms. Then zagar told me that I needed a psychiatrist. No one deserves that kind of treatment. Rude and arrogant are an understatement.

Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Neurological Institute

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Associated Neurologists Of Southern Connecticut, 75 Kings Hwy E, Fairfield, CT

Video

Take a minute to learn about Dr. Dario M Zagar in this video.

  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. Dario M Zagar is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Fairfield, CT.