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), epileptic encephalopathy, infantile spasms, landau-kleffner syndrome


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Co-Director of Pediatric Special Procedure for Epilepsy
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Epilepsy), 2013
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - w/Spec Qual"s In Child Neurolo, 2009
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Montefiore Medical Center, Neurophysiology, 2009
  • Fellowship, Montefiore Medical Center, Pediatric Neurology, 2002
  • Residency, St. Vincent's Hospital, Pediatrics, 1999

Locations and Appointments

61 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 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 Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • 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
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare 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.
NYU Langone Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

223 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

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  • Treatment Resistant Epilepsy in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Increased Risk for Females

    Blackmon, Karen; Bluvstein, Judith; MacAllister, William S; Avallone, Jennifer; Misajon, Jade; Hedlund, Julie; Goldberg, Rina; Bojko, Aviva; Mitra, Nirmala; Giridharan, Radha; Sultan, Richard; Keller, Seth; Devinsky, Orrin
    Autism research. 2015 Jun. ?-?

  • Cannabidiol in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy: an open-label interventional trial

    Devinsky, Orrin; Marsh, Eric; Friedman, Daniel; Thiele, Elizabeth; Laux, Linda; Sullivan, Joseph; Miller, Ian; Flamini, Robert; Wilfong, Angus; Filloux, Francis; Wong, Matthew; Tilton, Nicole; Bruno, Patricia; Bluvstein, Judith; Hedlund, Julie; Kamens, Rebecca; Maclean, Jane; Nangia, Srishti; Singhal, Nilika Shah; Wilson, Carey A; Patel, Anup; Cilio, Maria Roberta
    Lancet neurology. 2015 Dec. ?-?

  • Auras in generalized epilepsy

    Dugan, Patricia; Carlson, Chad; Bluvstein, Judith; Chong, Derek J; Friedman, Daniel; Kirsch, Heidi E
    Neurology. 2014 Sep. 83 (16): 1444-1449

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