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About Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr

Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Duarte, CA. He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr is Excellent. Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

City of Hope National Medical Center

1500 Duarte Rd
Duarte, CA 91010
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Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr 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. Neal M Prakash Sr has the following 9 expertise

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

Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr has 0 board certified specialties

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Skilled and pays attention to the details.

Dr. Prakash practices his specialty with highest regard for the patient. He is always informative and displays so much expertise that he readily communicates and applies. He is organized and functions at a high level when it comes to patient care and medical record systems, so you feel he is in touch with the details on every visit. Frankly, he and his supporting cast are impressive and appreciated.

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5 minutes
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Accurate Diagnosis
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  • Education

    17 Years Experience

  • University Of California Irvine School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2001

  • Ucla Medical Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Neal M Prakash Sr accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA
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