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About Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr

Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Cincinnati, OH. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Privitera is affiliated with Jewish Hospital and University Of Cincinnati Medical Center. Dr. Privitera has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr is Great. Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Uc Physicians Neurology

222 Piedmont Ave Ste 3200
Cincinnati, OH 45219
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Specialties

Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr 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.

  • Expertise

    16 Expertise

  • Memory Disorders
  • Somatoform Disorders (Briquet's Syndrome)
  • Electromyography
  • Psychosomatic Disorders
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Headache
  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Complex Partial Epilepsy
  • Partial Epilepsies

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One Star

I strongly... STRONGLY recommend a second opinion by another nuerologist after seeing Privitera. This guy always had a bow-tie on. Apparently, they never went out style (at least for him).

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • 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™.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Privitera is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

    Graduated in 1980

  • Cleveland Clinic Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael D Privitera Jr accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Health Network Option Open Access
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MMOH SuperMed POS Select
    • MMOH SuperMed PPO Plus
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Uc Physicians Neurology, 222 Piedmont Ave Ste 3200, Cincinnati, OH

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