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About Dr. Monette Basson

Dr. Monette Basson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Woodside, NY, with another office in Elmhurst, NY. She has 50 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology, Psychiatry and Child Neurology. Dr. Basson is affiliated with Saint Joseph's Medical Center, Queens Hospital Center and Catholic Medical Center. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Monette Basson is Great. Dr. Monette Basson has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Monette Basson is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

6216 Broadway
Woodside, NY 11377
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Ignatius Daniel Roger MD

9131 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, NY 11373
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Specialties

Dr. Monette Basson has the following 3 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.

  • 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.

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jouneymen ironworker

I visited this Dr as A result of an IME, she based her diagnosis, without perusal of an MRI,X-ray, or and EMG, which were all positive, and her staff ...

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Excellent Doctor for Parkinson's Disease

If you have Parkinson's, please see Dr. Basson. She is very knowledgeable and helpful.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Saint Joseph's Medical Center
  • Queens Hospital Center
  • Catholic Medical Center
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
  • Saint John's Queens Hospital
  • V A Medical Center - Hampton Bays
  • St Joseph`s Hospital Division, CMC
  • New York Medical College
  • Education

    50 Years Experience

  • University of Pittsburgh

    Graduated in 1963

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Monette Basson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
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    Dr. Monette Basson is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Woodside, NY.