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About Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein

Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Grand Rapids, MI, with another office in Jamaica, NY. She has 40 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. She speaks English.

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein is Excellent. Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Butterworth Hospital

100 Michigan St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Queens Hospital Center

8268 164th St
Jamaica, NY 11432
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Specialties

Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein 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. Sophia R Sharfstein has the following 9 expertise

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

Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Novosibirsk State Medical University

    Graduated in 1978

  • Li Jewish Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sophia R Sharfstein accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS

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