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Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

Neurology*
3.0 (32)
Map Pin Small Huntsville, AL
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD

Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in Neurology, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College and is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital, Crestwood Medical Center and Marshall Medical Center South. Dr. Kar, completed a residency at Chief Resident - University of Texas at Houston|University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston. Patients rated Dr. Kar an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Kar works at Neurology Institute of Huntsville Inc in Huntsville, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke and Tremor along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Kar's Office Locations

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    Neurology Institute of Huntsville
    2006 Franklin St SE Ste 202A, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 489-0976
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:00

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  • Huntsville Hospital
  • Crestwood Medical Center
  • Marshall Medical Center South

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Traumatic Brain Injury
Stroke
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Tremor
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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Dementia
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Epilepsy
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Low Back Pain
Migraine
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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Syncope
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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Nerve Conduction Studies
Difficulty With Walking
Restless Leg Syndrome
Vitamin B Deficiency
Alzheimer's Disease
Ataxia
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Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Stenosis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Pain
Cranial Trauma
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dizziness
Drug Induced Dystonia
Dystonia
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Encephalomyelopathy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
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Herniated Disc
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelitis
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Myoclonus
Parkinson's Disease
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Demyelination
Spinal Stenosis
Temporal Arteritis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vasculitis
Aneurysm
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Anterior Horn Disease
Aural Migraine
Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Vascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Diplopia
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Dysphagia
Embolic Stroke
Facial Nerve Disorder
Hereditary Amyloidosis
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Insomnia
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Meningitis
Myelomalacia
Optic Neuritis
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Pseudobulbar Affect
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tarlov Cyst
Tension Headache
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Tic Disorders
Transverse Myelitis
Vertigo
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Visual Field Defects
Acute Stroke Management
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Botox® Injection
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cognitive Function Testing
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
EMG (Electromyography)
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
Lumbar Puncture
Memory Evaluation
Neurological Testing
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Occipital Nerve Block
Peripheral NeuropathyTesting
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Skin Biopsy
Stroke Prevention
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    3.0
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    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1184974800
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Chief Resident - University of Texas at Houston|University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Residency
    Internship
    • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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    Dr. Jitesh Kar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Kar works at Neurology Institute of Huntsville Inc in Huntsville, AL. View the full address on Dr. Kar’s profile.

    Dr. Kar has seen patients for Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke and Tremor, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    32 patients have reviewed Dr. Kar. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kar.

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