We found 11 pediatric neurologists who accept Humana Simplicity HMO Open Access Gold 03/100 near Tampa, FL.

Showing 1-11 of 11
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.
Dr. Sergio Jesus Jacinto, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Other
4507 N Armenia Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Sergio Jacinto is a medical specialist in pediatric neurology. In his practice, he is particularly interested in back pain, peripheral neuropathy, and nerve conduction studies (NCS). Dr. Jacinto has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Central University of the East School of Medicine and performed his residency at MetroHealth Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Jacinto's professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

Read more

Clinical interests: Headache, Peripheral Neuropathy, Nerve Conduction Studies, Back Pain

Dr. Jose Andres Ferreira, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Other
508 South Habana Avenue; Suite 340
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Jose Ferreira is a pediatric neurology specialist. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ferreira honors. He graduated from Central University of the East School of Medicine and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. Dr. Ferreira has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Ferreira's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, the University of South Florida (USF) Health, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. He is open to new patients.

Read more
Dr. Jose Ramon Foradada III, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
4710 N Habana Avenue; Suite 307
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Jose Foradada practices pediatric neurology in Tampa, FL. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include back pain, peripheral neuropathy, and headache. Dr. Foradada's professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. Dr. Foradada obtained his medical school training at Central University of the East School of Medicine and performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is conversant in Spanish.

Read more

Clinical interests: Sports Health, Headache, Neck Problems, Peripheral Neuropathy, Concussion, Epilepsy, Back Pain

Dr. Maria A Gieron-Korthals, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
17 Davis Boulevard; Suite 200, Usf Department of Pediatrics
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Maria Gieron is a Tampa, FL physician who specializes in pediatric neurology. These areas are among Dr. Gieron's clinical interests: concussion, neuromuscular disorders (nerve & muscle diseases), and headache. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Medical University of Warsaw for medical school, she completed her residency training at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. She is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. She is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Neuromuscular Disorders, Headache, Concussion

Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
508 S Habana Avenue; Suite 340
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Eric Vernier is a pediatric neurology specialist. For his professional training, Dr. Vernier completed residency programs at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, All Children's Hospital, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

Read more
Dr. Raymond J Fernandez, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
2508 W Virginia Avenue; Suite B
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Raymond Fernandez is a pediatric neurologist. He is conversant in Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Fernandez include attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), epilepsy, and cerebral palsy. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. After attending Tulane University School of Medicine, Dr. Fernandez completed his residency training at Charity Hospital, New Orleans. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition.

Read more

Clinical interests: Neuromuscular Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Attention Deficit Disorder, Epilepsy

Dr. John Richard Gunderman, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Other
5106 N Armenia Avenue; Suite 5
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John Gunderman practices pediatric neurology in Tampa, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Gunderman include back pain, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and spine problems. On average, patients gave Dr. Gunderman a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at State University of New York (SUNY). He has received the distinction of Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Gunderman is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

Read more

Clinical interests: Spine Problems, Attention Deficit Disorder, Back Pain

Dr. Ernesto Jose Millan, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Other
5110 N Habana Avenue; Suite 1
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ernesto Millan is a Tampa, FL physician who specializes in pediatric neurology. Dr. Millan is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, Dr. Millan attended the University of the Andes School of Medicine. Dr. Millan speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

Read more

Clinical interests: Sports Health, Concussion

Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
17 Davis Boulevard; Usf Department of Pediatrics
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Sagarika Nallu is a specialist in pediatric neurology. Dr. Nallu attended medical school at Technical University of Santiago (UTESA). She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more
Dr. Edgard Olbany Andrade, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
508 S. Habana Avenue; Suite 340
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Edgard Andrade specializes in pediatric neurology. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. Dr. Andrade accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
2nd Floor, Usf Department of Neurology; 2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Anne Csere is a specialist in pediatric neurology. She works in Tampa, FL. Dr. Csere is a graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

What is Pediatric Neurology?

The nervous system is made up of the brain, spinal column, nerves, and muscles. It is what allows our brain and body to communicate with each other. Disorders of the nervous system are treated by a neurologist. When these disorders affect children or teens, they are treated by a pediatric or child neurologist.

Child neurologists have a special understanding of how the nervous system functions in a child’s growing body. Some neurological illnesses are rarely seen in adults, and others have symptoms that are different in children than in adults. Children’s developing brains and bodies can change quickly, and a pediatric neurologist is trained to quickly evaluate and manage symptoms before they cause future problems.

There is a very wide variety of disorders in pediatric neurology. Some issues, like seizures, are quite common, while others are very rare. A few examples of the problems treated by a child neurologist include:
  • Seizures and epilepsy
  • Migraines and other headaches
  • Neurological disorders that cause physical disabilities, including cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, and muscular dystrophy
  • Developmental movement disorders, such as motor delays or low coordination
  • Hydrocephalus, or fluid in the brain
  • Brain tumors
  • Social and behavioral disorders that originate in the brain, such as ADHD and autism (many, but not all pediatric neurologists offer this service)

To figure out what is happening in a patient’s nervous system, pediatric neurologists make frequent use of brain scans. These may be CT scans (computed tomography, which uses x-rays), MRIs (magnetic resonance imaging, done with radio waves and magnets), or PET scans (positron emission tomography, which uses small amounts of radioactive material). In addition, child neurologists may use:
  • Blood tests
  • Ultrasounds
  • Chromosomal testing
  • EEG (electroencephalogram, a test to measure electrical activity in the brain)
  • EMG (electromyography, tests to measure how well nerves and muscles work)
  • Developmental screening tests
  • Hearing and vision tests

It can be incredibly difficult for parents when their child is hurting or isn’t able to do things that other kids their age can do. A pediatric neurologist is a great resource to help kids with neurological disorders reach their full potential.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.