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About Dr. Vivien C Abad

Dr. Vivien C Abad, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Redwood City, CA. She has 46 years of experience. Her specialties include Sleep Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Abad is affiliated with El Camino Hospital Mountain View Campus. She speaks English.

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1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vivien C Abad is Excellent. Dr. Vivien C Abad 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. Vivien C Abad is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stanford Medicine Outpatient Center

450 Broadway St
Redwood City, CA 94063
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Specialties

Dr. Vivien C Abad has the following 2 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • 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.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Alzheimer's Disease

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • University Of The Philippines

    Graduated in 1972

  • Suny

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Vivien C Abad accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Stanford Medicine Outpatient Center, 450 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA
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