Sandra Forem at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Sandra L. Forem, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Neurology, Neurology
  • Languages: English, Yiddish
  • Phone: 212-263-7744

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

headache, migraine headache, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, child developmental delay, low muscle tone, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), hydrocephalus, spina bifida, movement disorders, Tourette syndrome, autism, muscular dystrophy, spasticity, learning disorders, speech impairment, Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS)
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  • Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Director OP Clin Svc Pediatric Neurology NYUSoM

Board Certifications

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

Education and Training

  • 1985
  • Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Pediatric Neurology
  • 1985
  • Residency, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Pediatric Neurology
  • 1982
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Pediatrics
  • 1979
  • MD from Columbia University


Locations and Appointments

39 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
  • HealthRepublic
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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 Neurology Associates
240 East 38th Street, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10016

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  • Ten-Week-Old Girl With Lethargy, Weakness, and Poor Feeding

    Diprisco, Bridget E; Chhabria, Sasha; Forem, Sandra L; Rosenberg, Rebecca E 2012 Nov; 190-193, Clinical pediatrics — id: 212232, year: 2012, page: 190, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Asthma and epilepsy: are they related? A retrospective study

    Castaneda GY; Heilbroner PL; Shah N; Forem S; Fish I 1998 Jun; 283-285, Journal of child neurology — id: 7526, year: 1998, page: 283, stat: Comparative Study; Journal Article
  • Congenital pontocerebellar atrophy in three patients: clinical, radiologic and etiologic considerations

    Zelnik N; Dobyns WB; Forem SL; Kolodny EH 1996 Oct; 684-687, Neuroradiology — id: 12525, year: 1996, page: 684, stat: Case Reports; Journal Article
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