Melissa Nirenberg at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Melissa J. Nirenberg, MD, PhD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

Parkinson's disease, movement disorders, hemifacial spasm, cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, essential tremor, botox, dystonia, restless leg syndrome (RLS), ataxia, meige syndrome, chorea, Huntington disease, Tourette syndrome, corticobasal degeneration, spasmodic dysphonia, multiple system atrophy, lewy body dementia, spasmodic torticollis, abnormal gait, REM behavior disorder, progressive supranuclear palsy
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Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Assoc Dir Adult Neurology Residency Program
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 2003
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center, Movement Disorders, 2005
  • Residency, University of California, San Fran, Neurology, 2002
  • MD from Cornell University, 1998
  • PhD from Cornell University, 1996
Departments

Locations and Appointments

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  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna International
    • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
    • Aetna Meritain Health
    • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice (EPO)
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Student Health
    • Chesterfield Resources Inc
    • Christian Brothers Services
    • CoreSource
    • Nippon Life Of America - Aetna
    • Nippon Life-Aetna
    • Starmark
    • WellNet
  • BCBS Out of State
    • BCBS Out/State Medicare
    • BCBS Out/State EPO
    • BCBS Out/State HMO
    • BCBS Out/State Indemnity
    • BCBS Out/State POS
    • BCBS Out/State PPO
  • Beech
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Insurance Design Administrators
    • Professional Benefit Admin
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • BCBS Bronze Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Bronze Guided Access HSA Exchange
    • BCBS Catastrophic Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Child Health Plus
    • BCBS EPO
    • BCBS Federal Program
    • BCBS Global Transplants
    • BCBS Gold Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS HMO
    • BCBS Healthy New York
    • BCBS Indemnity
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare HMO
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare PPO
    • BCBS Open Access PPO (Hb Only)
    • BCBS POS
    • BCBS PPO
    • BCBS Pathway
    • BCBS Pathway Enhanced
    • BCBS Pathway X Enhanced
    • BCBS Platinum Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Silver Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Silver Guided Access HSA Exchange
    • Local 32BJ SEIU
    • Unicare
  • Carecore
    • CareCore Aetna
    • CareCore Oxford
  • Champva
    • Champva
  • Cigna
    • Cigna Behavioral Health
    • Cigna Great West PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Cigna Managed Care/POS
    • Cigna NALC
    • Cigna Open Access
    • Cigna Open Access PPO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Cigna Premier Plus
    • Great West HMO
    • MVP-Cigna Network
  • GEHA
    • GEHA
  • GHI
    • GHI Medicare Supplement
  • Health Republic
    • Health Republic Of NJ
  • Health Smart
    • WTC Health Program-HHC
    • WTC Health Program-Mt. Sinai
    • WTC Health Program-NYU
    • WTC Health Program-North Shore
    • WTC Health Program-Stonybrook
    • WTC Health Program-UMDNY/Rutgers
    • WTC-FDNY
  • Humana
    • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • MVP Select Care Inc
    • MVP Preferred EPO
    • MVP Select Care Inc.
  • Magnacare
    • CDPHP
    • Cement & Concrete Workers District Council
    • Consolidated Health Plan
    • Independent Care Plus
    • Magnacare Direct Plus
    • Magnacare PPO
    • National Health Plan
  • Medicare
    • Medicare Part A
    • Medicare Part A and B
    • Medicare Part B
  • Multiplan
    • AXA Assistance USA
    • Administrative Concepts
    • Diversified Administration Corporation
    • Fiserv Health
    • Global Excel
    • Global Health
    • Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America
    • Health Net Of California
    • Humana Health Plan
    • Kaiser Foundation
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Meritain Health
    • Multiplan - Capital Dist Phys Health
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Mutual Of Omaha
    • Nippon Life Ins Co-Multiplan
    • Nippon Life-Multiplan
    • PHCS
    • PHCS Director Guild
    • PHCS Healthcare (Champus)
    • PHCS Multiplan
    • PHCS Savility
    • Principal Financial
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Qualcare Inc
    • Screen Actors Guild - Producers
    • Teamsters Allied Benefits
    • US Life Insurance Company
  • Oscar
    • Oscar Bronze Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Gold Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Platinum Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Silver Edge Exchange
  • Oxford
    • OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions
    • OptumHealth Plans Freedom
    • Oxford Health Plans Liberty
    • Oxford Optum Health
  • POMCO Insurance Company
    • POMCO Insurance Company
  • Qualcare Inc.
    • Qualcare Direct
  • Railroad Medicare
    • Palmetto GBA Railroad Medicare
  • Sedgwick
    • WTC Health Program-North Shore
  • United Healthcare
    • OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions
    • UMR
    • United Health Care Charter
    • United Health Care Options PPO (NYULMC Employees)
    • United Healthcare CareCore
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Choice (NYULMC Employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice NSLIJ
    • United Healthcare EPO
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Inde
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare POS
    • United Healthcare PPO
    • United Healthcare Student Resources
  • Veterans Admin. Referral
    • Veterans Admin. Referral
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My Research

Publications

  • Late onset wilson's disease with central pontine and extrapontine MRI changes [Meeting Abstract]

    Biller, T; Fatterpekar, G; Nirenberg, M; Brys, M Biller, T; Fatterpekar, G; Nirenberg, M; Brys, M
    Parkinsonism & related disorders. 2016 January 2016. 22: e140-e140

  • A case series of coexisting Parkinson's disease and epilepsy [Meeting Abstract]

    Son, A; Kaminski, D; Gurevich, A; Biagioni, M; Stone, B; Gilbert, R; Nirenberg, M; Di, Rocco A Son, A; Kaminski, D; Gurevich, A; Biagioni, M; Stone, B; Gilbert, R; Nirenberg, M; Di, Rocco A
    Parkinsonism & related disorders. 2016 January 2016. 22: e64-e64

  • Longitudinally Extensive Nitrous Oxide Myelopathy With Novel Radiographic Features

    Ernst, Lia D; Brock, Kenneth; Barraza, Luis H; Davis, Adam; Nirenberg, Melissa J Ernst, Lia D; Brock, Kenneth; Barraza, Luis H; Davis, Adam; Nirenberg, Melissa J
    JAMA neurology. 2015 Nov . 72 (11): 1370-1371

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