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Roy N. Alcalay, MD, MS

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Roy N. Alcalay, MD, MS
Roy N. Alcalay, MD, MS

Roy Alcalay is an assistant professor of neurology at the Taub Institute and the program director of the Movement Disorders Fellowship at the Columbia University Medical Center. He obtained his medical degree from Tel Aviv University, Israel, his neurology training from the Harvard University residency program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital and his movement disorders training at Columbia University. He is a graduate of the Patient Oriented Research and earned Master’s in biostatistics from Columbia University. His research focuses on biomarkers and genetics in Parkinson’s disease and cognitive functioning. He is a Brookdale Leadership in Aging fellow, and his research is supported by the NIH, the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, the Michael J Fox Foundation and the Smart Foundation.

His clinical practice focuses on Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, including tremor, dystonia, Tourette syndrome, myoclonus, ataxia and chorea. 

Primary Specialty
Neurology (Board Certified)
Education And Training
Tel-Aviv University School of Medicine
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Clinical Expertise
Parkinson's Disease
Movement Disorder
Insurance Programs
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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Local 1199
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
United Healthcare [HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]
VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-1303
Primary Office
Neurological Institute of New York
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-1303
Fax: (212) 305-1304
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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