About Our Neurologists in NYC
Meet our board-certified neurologists and pain management doctors at Complete Neurological Care in NYC. We look forward to seeing you!
Dr. Ellen Edgar
Dr. Ellen Edgar is the president of Complete Neurological Care, P.C. in New York City. She is an American Board Certified Neurologist who holds double board certification from The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and The American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology (ABCN).
Dr. Edgar and her professional team help patients (ranging in ages from adolescents to adults) with all types of diseases affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. She is an active member of the AAN and AANEM. Dr. Ellen Edgar received her post-graduate training in Neurology at SUNY Downstate Hospital – SUNY Downstate School of Medicine .
To continue her medical training at GWU Hospital, Dr. Edgar enrolled into a very competitive and highly skilled neurological fellowship in combine Electrophysiology (NCS/EMG/EP/ EEG). She was under the close watch of Dr. Perry Richardson, one of the leading neurologist and an authority in Botox applications for chronic headaches, spasticity, dystonia etc., and Dr. John Kelly, a nationally recognized published author (internationally recognized authority in neuromuscular conditions).
Dr. Kishan Patel
Dr. Kishan Patel is one of our Board Certified doctors of neurology at NYC’s Complete Neurological Care, P.C. He is currently an active member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Medical Association (AMA).
Dr. Patel treats patients ranging from ages in early adolescence to late adulthood with all types of diseases affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. Dr. Patel has also treated patients dealing with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, headaches, migraines, epilepsy, panic attacks, depression and much more.
Dr. Patel completed his undergraduate at Columbia University. He then continued on to Ross University where he completed medical school. This was then followed by an internship at New York Medical College – Westchester Medical Center. His neurology residency took place at SUNY Upstate Medical University.
Dr. Maja Ilic
Dr. Maja Ilic is an American Board Certified Pediatric Neurologist, Epileptologist, and Neurophysiologist with over 15 year of experience who holds board certification from The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
She completed her Pediatrics residency at Mount Sinai School of Medicine University Hospital, NY and Neurology training at State University of New York after which she enrolled into a highly competitive combined neurological fellowship in Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology (NCS/EMG/EP/ EEG) at Columbia University- New York Presbyterian Hospital, NYC, one of the best Comprehensive Epilepsy Centers in the country.
Dr. Ilic has co-authored research papers and medical reviews in the areas of Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy, and Neurophysiology. She provides general and specialized care to children and adults with conditions related to the brain and nervous system.
Dr. Maja Ilic has been selected by Castle Connolly as TOP PHYSICIAN and has received TOP NEUROLOGIST 2016 award.
Dr. Ilic is an active member of American Academy of Neurology (AAN), American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS) and American Epilepsy Society (AES).
Dr. Beth Silverstein
Beth Silverstein is a skilled and qualified neurology doctor based in New York, Valley Stream, and Forest Hills, NY. Dr. Silverstein obtained her medical degree from the New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She also completed her residency in neurology and fellowship in in clinical neurophysiology at North Shore University Hospital.
Dr. Silverstein is a part of Complete Neurological Care. She is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Silverstein is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electro Diagnostic Medicine. Outside of her practice, Dr. Silverstein enjoys traveling, running, reading, music, and mentoring.
Dr. Silverstein treats a range of conditions, and she is eager to help the wider community receive the care they deserve. She conducts her appointments with the personalized care and attention that she would expect for her own family.
Dr. Gutami Rao
Dr. Rao is a board certified epileptologist. She joined our practice from North East Regional Epilepsy Group in Hackensack, New Jersey.
Dr. Rao was the Medical Director at the Comprehensive Epilepsy Unit of New Jersey Neuroscience Institute until 2013. She has also served as the Director of Epilepsy Services at Westchester Neurological Clinic at Phelps Memorial Hospital in Tarrytown, New York. In addition, She was a clinical instructor at Yale West Haven in Connecticut.
Dr. Rao completed an epilepsy fellowship at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, and a clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Case Western in Cleveland, Ohio. She completed her neurology residency at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey. She received her MBBS from Ramaiah Medical College in Bangalore, India, and she received her Bachelor Degree from Colgate University in Hamilton, New York.
Dr. Cascella obtained her medical degree from Stony Brook School of Medicine in Stony Brook, NY, and subsequently completed a Medical Internship at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, NY. She then completed a Neurology Residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Cascella was then awarded a Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Disease with special interest in Electromyography (EMG) at Albert Einstein. She has published in multiple peer-reviewed journals, including “Headache”.
She is board certified in neurology by the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Cascella is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology.
Leonid Iskhakov, PA
Leonid Iskhakov is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in Neurology, Pain Management and as a Headache Specialist. Leonid completed his Bachelor of Science degree, followed by the physician assistant program, at York College, New York. Leonid received in depth training for Botox injections, as well as Trigger Point and Ultra Sound Guided Injections.
He is certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants and is an active member of American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and New York State Society of physician Assistants (NYSSPA).
Natalya Pozina, NP
Natalya Pozina is an adult nurse practitioner specializing in Neurology. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), followed by Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at Long Island University, New York, graduating at the top of her class. She is Board Certified and holds a national certification with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), of which she is an active member.
Stella Aronova, PA
Stella Aronova is a NCCPA board certified physician assistant specializing in Neurology and as a Headache Specialist. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree, followed by the physician assistant program, at Pace University, New York. Prior to joining Complete Neurological Care, Stella has received in depth training for administering Botox injections for Migraine Headaches.
She is active member of American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and New York State Society of physician Assistants (NYSSPA).
Amir Wahib, PA
Amir Wahib had been a physician assistant for 13 years and and is certified by the NCCPA. Throughout his experience he has treated patients in a multitude of specialties that include neurology. He has treated many patients in inpatient and outpatient settings.
Dr. Ellen Edgar is listed at DoctorsDig.com