Risa M Ravitz, MD Neurology Open Now

Dr. Risa M Ravitz, MD

Neurology, Pain Medicine, Telemedicine
New York, NY 10001
(917) 983-9706 Accepting New Patients Visit Website

About Dr. Risa M Ravitz MD

Dr. Risa M Ravitz, MD is a doctor primarily located in New York, NY. She has 20 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology, Pain Medicine, Telemedicine.

Dr. Ravitz has received the following awards:


Modern Migraine MD 39 West 29th Street 11th Floor New York, NY 10001


Dr. Risa M Ravitz has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Risa M Ravitz has the following 9 expertise

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


3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    Patients' Choice Award 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


20 Years Experience


Graduated in 2010

Columbia University Headache Fellowship

Graduated in 2011

Jefferson Medical College

Graduated in 2001

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More about Dr. Risa M Ravitz

TeleMedicine Provider Open Now | *TAKES INSURANCE*

 Dr. Ravitz is a board certified Neurologist with a specialty in Headache and Pain Medicine. She has been treating patients with migraines, tension type headaches, and difficult headache and facial pain syndromes for 10 years. 

 Dr. Ravitz recently founded a start up called ModernMigraineMD where headache doctors are connected with patients via virtual visits (telemedicine). Telemedicine appointments are available in 11 states: California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas. 

In her spare time she enjoys surfing, yoga and running.