About Dr. Yelena Amitina

Dr. Yelena Amitina, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Plainview, NY, with other offices in Brooklyn, NY and Forest Hills, NY . She has 37 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Amitina is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yelena Amitina is Good. Dr. Yelena Amitina has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Yelena Amitina is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

NORTH SHORE PAIN MANAGEMENT PC

1670 Old Country Rd Ste 222
Plainview, NY 11803
(631) 673-6969

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BROOKLYN COMPREHENSIVE CARE

2501 86th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 333-2500

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STONY BROOK RADIOLOGIC SERVICES PC

11120 Queens Blvd
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 261-7600

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Specialties

Dr. Yelena Amitina 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.<br>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. Yelena Amitina has the following 9 expertise

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

Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Amitina is a wonderful doctor, I would highly recommend her. Her, compassion and thorough examination are a rare find these days. Thanks to her the back pain I had for many years is gone.

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nasty

very nasty lady! she thinks she knows everything! works with a crazy doctor also. would never go back

Wait time
60.0 minutes
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Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Kharkov National Medical University

    Graduated in 1981

  • Saint Vincent Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Yelena Amitina accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • 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
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Metro

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    Dr. Yelena Amitina is similar to the following 4 Doctors near Plainview, NY.

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