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Dr. Allen Lifton, MD

Neurology*
2.8 (31)
Map Pin Small Venice, FL
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Allen Lifton, MD

Dr. Allen Lifton, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Venice, FL. They specialize in Neurology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from ALBANY MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital and Shorepoint Health Venice. Dr. Lifton, completed a residency at Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester. Patients rated Dr. Lifton an average 2.8 star rating.

Dr. Lifton works at Allen Michael Lifton MD PA in Venice, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Myasthenia Gravis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Lifton's Office Locations

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    Allen Michael Lifton MD PA
    200 Capri Isles Blvd Unit 7D, Venice, FL 34292 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 485-2220

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital
  • Shorepoint Health Venice

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Myasthenia Gravis
Restless Leg Syndrome
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
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Dementia
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Parkinson's Disease
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Sleep Apnea
Spinal Cord Injury
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Stroke
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Traumatic Brain Injury
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EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Nerve Conduction Studies
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
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Anterior Horn Disease
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Ataxia
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Aural Migraine
Autonomic Disorders
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Bell's Palsy
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Lyme Disease
Meningitis
Movement Disorders
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
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Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nystagmus
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Pseudobulbar Affect
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Demyelination
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tic Disorders
Tourette's Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Transverse Myelitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vasculitis
Vertigo
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Visual Field Defects
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cognitive Function Testing
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Memory Evaluation
Neurological Testing
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral NeuropathyTesting
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Somatic Nerve Block
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    2.8
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    Based on 31 ratings
    Patient Ratings (31)
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    About Dr. Allen Lifton, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1326144817
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • ALBANY MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Allen Lifton, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lifton is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lifton has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lifton works at Allen Michael Lifton MD PA in Venice, FL. View the full address on Dr. Lifton’s profile.

    Dr. Lifton has seen patients for Myasthenia Gravis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lifton on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    31 patients have reviewed Dr. Lifton. The overall rating for this provider is 2.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lifton.

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