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Roy N. Alcalay, MD, MS

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

Dr. Alcalay is a clinician and researcher whose practice and research focus on Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, including tremor, dystonia, Tourette syndrome, myoclonus, ataxia and chorea. His primary research work involves the genetics and the epidemiology of Parkinson's disease.

Dr. Alcalay's research is supported by the National Institute of Health (NIH), the Brookdale Foundation, the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, the Michael J Fox Foundation and the Smart Foundation. Dr. Alcalay is Columbia's movement disorders fellowship director. A member of the American Academy of Neurology and of the Movement Disorder Society, Dr. Alcalay has contributed to a range of original articles in leading medical research journals, including the The New England Journal of Medicine, Neurology, Archives of Neurology, Genetics in Medicine, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, Movement Disorders and Parkinsonism and Related Disorders.

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]
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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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