Blanca Vazquez, MD

  • Specialties: Epilepsy, Neurology
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-558-0806

About Me

Conditions and Treatments



  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Director, Epilepsy Clinical Trials
  • Director, International Programs for the Epilepsy Service
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Epilepsy, 1993
  • Residency, UMDNJ - Newark, Neurology, 1991
  • Residency, Saint Michael'S Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1988

Locations and Appointments

61 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • 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 Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • 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.
NYU Langone Comprehensive Epilepsy-Sleep Institute

223 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016

NYU Lutheran Associates - Medical Arts Pavilion

8714 Fifth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209

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  • Perampanel efficacy and safety by gender: Subanalysis of phase III randomized clinical studies in subjects with partial seizures

    Vazquez, Blanca; Yang, Haichen; Williams, Betsy; Zhou, Sharon; Laurenza, Antonio
    Epilepsia. 2015 Jun 11. 56 (7): e90-e94

  • The Impact of Education and Acculturation on Nonverbal Neuropsychological Test Performance Among Latino/a Patients with Epilepsy

    Saez, Pedro A; Bender, Heidi Allison; Barr, William B; Rivera Mindt, Monica; Morrison, Chris E; Hassenstab, Jason; Rodriguez, Marivelisse; Vazquez, Blanca
    Applied neuropsychology. Adult. 2013 Aug 13. 21 (2): 108-119

  • Diagnostic validity of a neuropsychological test battery for Hispanic patients with epilepsy

    Barr, William B; Bender, Heidi A; Morrison, Chris; Cruz-Laureano, Daniel; Vazquez, Blanca; Kuzniecky, Ruben
    Epilepsy & behavior. 2009 Sep 30. 16 (3): 479-483

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