Dr. Itzhak C. Haimovic is a board-certified neurologist with over 30 years of experience and additional qualifications in Clinical Neurophysiology and Electroencephalography. He specializes in epilepsy and musculoskeletal disease at his practice in Great Neck, New York, for which he has been continuously recognized by Castle and Connolly as one of the Best Doctors in the area. He has also been chosen by Spears as one of the Best Doctors in America every year since 1996, and as the Best Doctor on Long Island and Best Neurologist on Long Island by the Long Island Press for three years in a row.
In addition to his long-term private practice, Dr. Haimovic also serves as a Clinical Associate Professor at the New York University School of Medicine, and is an honorary Police Surgeon for the City of New York. He holds appointments at several local hospitals, including North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Winthrop University Hospital. Dr. Haimovic is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology.
Dr. Haimovic graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and Chemistry from New York University, before completing his medical degree at New York Medical College. His postgraduate training included a medical internship and residency in Neurology at North Shore University Hospital and Sloan Kettering Memorial Hospital. To further advance his training, Dr. Haimovic also completed a fellowship in Electroencephalography and Epilepsy at the Neurological Institute of Columbia University.
Actively involved in the medical community, Dr. Haimovic is a member of several professional organizations, including:
His work has appeared in numerous leading medical publications and abstract papers discussing his findings in the field of neurological research.
In his spare time, Dr. Haimovic enjoys playing tennis and attending the opera. He is fluent in English, Hebrew and Romanian.
Dr. Abraham Maier Glasman is a board-certified and experienced neurologist providing patients at Neurological Specialties of Long Island, PLLC with state-of-the-art care for a wide range of conditions. As a well-respected neurologist within the local area, Dr. Glasman was selected as one of America's Top Physicians by the Consumers' Research Council of America in 2009 and 2010.
Dr. Glasman graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree in International Trade Relations at the University of Rochester, and then completed Pre-Medical Course Requirements at CUNY Queens College before attending medical school at the SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn.
After graduating with his medical degree, Dr. Glasman completed an internship and residency training in Neurology at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident during his final year.
Throughout his training and practice tenure, Dr. Glasman has contributed to research studies and publications and given presentations discussing his findings. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Medical Society of the State of New York.
Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Dr. Adena Nicole Leder has provided patients at Neurological Specialties of Long Island, PLLC with state-of-the-art care since 2004. As an experienced clinician in general neurology, Dr. Leder has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders, and in the medical application of BOTOX injections. Dr. Leder also provides Deep Brain Stimulation Programming (DBS) in the treatment of Parkinson's patients. She also has a specialized interest in the neurological complications of pregnancy, and applies this extensive knowledge to each of her patients on a daily basis.
Dr. Leder graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Union College, followed by her D.O. degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine/New York Institute of Technology. After graduating, Dr. Leder completed an internship in Internal Medicine and residency in Neurology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine, serving as Chief Resident during her final year. To further advance her training, Dr. Leder also completed a prestigious fellowship in Movement Disorders at Beth Israel Medical Center under the stewardship of Dr. Susan Bressman, an internationally-known authority on movement disorders.
Dr. Leder is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Movement Disorder Society, and has been published as a co-author of a chapter on Serotonin syndrome in the neurology textbook Movement Disorder Emergencies, and as the primary author of an article on the antiphospholipid antibody syndrome in the journal Lupus. She is fluent in English and Spanish.