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Dr. Joseph Handler, MD

Neurology*
3.4 (10)
Map Pin Small Newark, DE
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Joseph Handler, MD

Dr. Joseph Handler, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Newark, DE. They specialize in Neurology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University and is affiliated with Christiana Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Handler an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Handler works at Practice in Newark, DE with other offices in Wilmington, DE. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Migraine and Headache along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark 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. Handler's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    774 Christiana Rd Ste 201, Newark, DE 19713 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 733-1000
  2. 2
    Christiana Care Neurology Specialists
    200 Hygeia Dr Ste 1420, Newark, DE 19713 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 623-3017
  3. 3
    Christiana Care Health Services Inc
    501 W 14th St, Wilmington, DE 19801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 320-2620

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Christiana Hospital

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Migraine
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Headache
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Alzheimer's Disease
Aural Migraine
Difficulty With Walking
Facial Nerve Disorder
Dementia
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Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Tremor
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Bell's Palsy
Brain Aneurysm
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Stenosis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Pain
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diplopia
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Dizziness
Dystonia
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Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Insomnia
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Parkinson's Disease
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Stroke
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Syncope
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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertigo
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Visual Field Defects
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Acoustic Nerve Disorder
Aneurysm
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Anosmia
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Anterior Horn Disease
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Asperger's Syndrome
Ataxia
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Autonomic Disorders
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain Cancer
Brown Sequard Syndrome
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Corticobasal Degeneration
Drug Induced Dystonia
Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
Dysphagia
Dysphagia Cerebrovascular Accident
Encephalomyelopathy
Episodic Cluster Headache
Erb's Palsy
Fragile X Syndrome
Glossopharyngeal Nerve Disorder
Hemiplegic Migraine
Hemispacial Neglect
Hereditary Amyloidosis
Huntington's Disease
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
Lennox Gastaut Syndrome
Loss of Taste
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Meningitis
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelitis
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Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Non-Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Nystagmus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinsonism
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Primary Central Sleep Apnea
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Pseudobulbar Affect
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rett's Syndrome
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Seizure Disorders
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Severe Infant Myoclonic Epilepsy
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Sleep-Walking
Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Spina Bifida
Spinal Demyelination
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Tic Disorders
Torticollis
Tourette's Syndrome
Transverse Myelitis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Vascular Parkinsonism
Vasculitis
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
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
Peripheral NeuropathyTesting
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sleep Study
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    3.4
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    About Dr. Joseph Handler, 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
    • 1902858475
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Joseph Handler, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Handler is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Handler has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Migraine and Headache, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Handler on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Handler. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Handler.

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