Judith Bluvstein, MD

  • Specialties: Epilepsy, Neurology
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-558-0808

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

epilepsy, electroencephalography (EEG), child developmental disabilities, autism, asperger syndrome, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), landau-kleffner syndrome, epileptic encephalopathy, infantile spasms



  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Co-Diretor of Pediatric Special Proc for Epilepsy

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Epilepsy)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - w/Spec Qual"s In Child Neurolo
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology

Education and Training

  • 2009
  • Fellowship, Montefiore Medical Center, Neurophysiology
  • 2002
  • Fellowship, Montefiore Medical Center, Pediatric Neurology
  • 1999
  • Residency, St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center, Pediatrics


Locations and Appointments

51 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

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223 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

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  • Auras in generalized epilepsy

    Dugan, Patricia; Carlson, Chad; Bluvstein, Judith; Chong, Derek J; Friedman, Daniel; Kirsch, Heidi E 2014 Sep; 203-213, Neurology — id: 1258862, year: 2014, page: 203, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • The epilepsy phenome/genome project

    Abou-Khalil, Bassel; Alldredge, Brian; Bautista, Jocelyn; Berkovic, Sam; Bluvstein, Judith; Boro, Alex; Cascino, Gregory; Consalvo, Damian; Cristofaro, Sabrina; Crumrine, Patricia; Devinsky, Orrin; Dlugos, Dennis; Epstein, Michael; Fahlstrom, Robyn; Fiol, Miguel; Fountain, Nathan; Fox, Kristen; French, Jacqueline; Freyer Karn, Catharine; Friedman, Daniel; Geller, Eric; Glauser, Tracy; Glynn, Simon; Haut, Sheryl; Hayward, Jean; Helmers, Sandra; Joshi, Sucheta; Kanner, Andres; Kirsch, Heidi; Knowlton, Robert; Kossoff, Eric; Kuperman, Rachel; Kuzniecky, Ruben; Lowenstein, Daniel; McGuire, Shannon; Motika, Paul; Nesbitt, Gerard; Novotny, Edward; Paolicchi, Juliann; Parent, Jack; Park, Kristen; Poduri, Annapurna; Risch, Neil; Sadleir, Lynette; Scheffer, Ingrid; Shellhaas, Renee; Sherr, Elliott; Shih, Jerry J; Shinnar, Shlomo; Singh, Rani; Sirven, Joseph; Smith, Michael; Sullivan, Joe; Thio, Liu Lin; Venkat, Anu; Vining, Eileen; von Allmen, Gretchen; Weisenberg, Judith; Widdess-Walsh, Peter; Winawer, Melodie 2013 Aug; 568-586, Clinical trials — id: 688042, year: 2013, page: 568, stat: Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Medically refractory epilepsy in autism

    Sansa, Gemma; Carlson, Chad; Doyle, Werner; Weiner, Howard L; Bluvstein, Judith; Barr, William; Devinsky, Orrin 2011 Jun; 1071-1075, Epilepsia — id: 134461, year: 2011, page: 1071