Itzhak C. Haimovic, M.D., F.A.A.N.
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:
- American Academy of Neurology – Fellow
- American Epilepsy Society
- Nassau County Medical Society
- New York State Medical Society
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.