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About Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Grosse Pointe, MI, with other offices in Detroit, MI and Macomb, MI (and 7 other locations). He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Child Neurology and Neurology. Dr. Allarakhia is affiliated with St John Hospital & Medical Center, St. Joseph Ann Arbor Hospital and Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital. Dr. Allarakhia has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia has the following 2 specialties
- Child Neurology
Pediatric neurologists diagnose neurological conditions in children as young as newborn, all the way up to adolescence. They can recommend treatment for sleep disorders, head injuries and headaches, but they also specialize in issues such as epilepsy, seizures and brain tumors.
Their expertise in childhood development and the nervous system make them an excellent resource for parents of children with autism, cerebral palsy, mental development issues or learning disabilities. You can consult with a pediatric neurologist before, during and after diagnosis depending on your child's specific condition and needs.
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.
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia has the following 5 expertise
- Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Autism (Autistic Disorder)
- Cerebral Palsy
- Primary Headache Disorders
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia is Board Certified in 3 specialties
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Dr. Allarakhia is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
St. Joseph Ann Arbor Hospital
Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
University of Michigan Health System
Providence Park Hospital
St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Macomb Center)
Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital
Hurley Medical Center
St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital (Oakland Center)
St. John MacombOakland Hospital
St John Detroit Riverview Hospital
Henry Ford Hospital
Providence Hospital and Medical Center
University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers
Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe
Henry Ford Macomb Hospital-Mt Clemens
St. Joseph Mercy of Macomb Mount Clemens
31 Years Experience
University Of Benin
Graduated in 1982
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy Hospital
Dr. Iqbal Allarakhia accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL PPO
- BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- HAP Preferred PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PriorityHealth HMO
- PriorityHealth Priority PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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