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Dr. Karen Blitz-Shabbir, DO

Neurology*
3.8 (12)
Map Pin Small Brooklyn, NY
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Karen Blitz-Shabbir, DO

Dr. Karen Blitz-Shabbir, DO is a Neurology Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. They specialize in Neurology, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Blitz-Shabbir an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Blitz-Shabbir works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - Multispecialty in Brooklyn, NY with other offices in Staten Island, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Difficulty With Walking 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.

Dr. Blitz-Shabbir's Office Locations

  1. 1
    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - Multispecialty
    263 7th Ave Ste 4A, Brooklyn, NY 11215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357
  2. 2
    NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    506 6th St Ste Kp, Brooklyn, NY 11215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357
  3. 3
    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - Neurology
    1 Harvey Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357

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Difficulty With Walking
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Difficulty With Walking
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Gait Abnormality
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Vertigo
Dementia
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Dizziness
Headache
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Low Back Pain
Migraine
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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Spinal Demyelination
Stroke
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Syncope
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Traumatic Brain Injury
Visual Field Defects
ADHD and-or ADD
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
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Anosmia
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Anterior Horn Disease
Ataxia
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Aural Migraine
Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Cancer
Brain Injury
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diplopia
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Drug Induced Dystonia
Dysphagia
Dystonia
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Epilepsy
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Episodic Cluster Headache
Essential Tremor
Facial Nerve Disorder
Herniated Disc
Huntington's Disease
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Ischemic Encephalopathy
Leukodystrophy
Loss of Smell and Taste
Menstrual Migraine
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Restless Leg Syndrome
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Syringomyelia
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Stenosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vasculitis
Vertigo
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Vitamin B Deficiency
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
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
Memory Evaluation
Nerve Conduction Studies
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sleep Study
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    • Cigna
    • Connecticare
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • First Health
    • Healthfirst
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • QualCare
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.8
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    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1275562894
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

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    Dr. Karen Blitz-Shabbir, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Blitz-Shabbir is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Blitz-Shabbir has seen patients for Difficulty With Walking, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Blitz-Shabbir on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Blitz-Shabbir. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Blitz-Shabbir.

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