Alessandro Di Rocco at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Alessandro Di Rocco, MD

  • Specialty: Neurology
  • Languages: English, Italian
  • Phone: 212-263-4838

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

Parkinson's disease, Huntington disease, progressive supranuclear palsy, abnormal gait, ataxia, movement disorders, spasmodic dysphonia, Tourette syndrome, botox, restless leg syndrome (RLS), multiple system atrophy, corticobasal degeneration, hemifacial spasm, deep brain stimulation, meige syndrome, normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph), spasmodic torticollis, blepharospasm, dystonia, involuntary muscle jerking, spasticity, REM behavior disorder, lewy body dementia, essential tremor
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Tourette Disorder, Dementia



  • Founders Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology
  • Director of Movement Disorders

Education and Training

  • 1994
  • Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital, Neurology
  • 1991
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital, Neurology
  • 1984
  • MD from University Of Genova


Locations and Appointments

58 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • 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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • 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
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • 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 Movement Disorders
240 East 38th Street, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

Pharmacology and Physiology of Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders. Cognitive and affective manifestations of Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders.


  • Movement Preparation and Bilateral Modulation of Beta Activity in Aging and Parkinson's Disease

    Meziane, Hadj Boumediene; Moisello, Clara; Perfetti, Bernardo; Kvint, Svetlana; Isaias, Ioannis Ugo; Quartarone, Angelo; Di Rocco, Alessandro; Ghilardi, Maria Felice 2015; ?-?, PLoS one — id: 1448002, year: 2015, page: ?, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • TMS Enhances Retention of a Motor Skill in Parkinson's Disease

    Moisello, Clara; Blanco, Daniella; Fontanesi, Cecilia; Lin, Jing; Biagioni, Milton; Kumar, Pawan; Brys, Miroslaw; Loggini, Andrea; Marinelli, Lucio; Abbruzzese, Giovanni; Quartarone, Angelo; Tononi, Giulio; Di Rocco, Alessandro; Ghilardi, Maria Felice 2014 Nov; 670-677, Brain stimulation — id: 1416252, year: 2014, page: 670, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Diffusion tensor imaging parameters' changes of cerebellar hemispheres in Parkinson's disease

    Mormina, Enricomaria; Arrigo, Alessandro; Calamuneri, Alessandro; Granata, Francesca; Quartarone, Angelo; Ghilardi, Maria F; Inglese, Matilde; Di Rocco, Alessandro; Milardi, Demetrio; Anastasi, Giuseppe P; Gaeta, Michele 2014 Dec; 1-6, Neuroradiology — id: 1371322, year: 2014, page: 1, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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