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Dr. Karen Blitz-Shabbir, DO

Neurologist

Professional statement

Karen Blitz, DO, is a neurologist who specializes in multiple sclerosis and neurorehabilitation. She is a board-certified in neurology. Dr. Blitz obtained her osteopathic degree from the New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her internship at Winthrop-University Hospital and a residency in neurology at Nassau County Medical Center. Dr. Blitz further completed a fellowship in neurorehabilitation at New York University Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases. Dr. Blitz is a part of Holy Name Medical Center MS Center. Dr. Blitz is proud to share her expertise in neurorehabilitation with the patients she serves.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • AmeriGroup
  • AmeriHealth

Specialties

  • Neurologist

Hospital affiliations

  • Holy Name Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Neurology (Psychiatry and Neurology)

Education and training

  • Medical School - New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Winthrop-University Hospital (Internship)
  • Nassau County Medical Center, Residency in Neurology
  • New York University Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Fellowship in Neurorehabilitation
  • State University of New York, Stony Brook (Bachelor’s)

Awards and publications

  • Director, North Shore/LIJ MS Care Center
  • Director of Neurorehabilitation, North Shore Hospital at Glen Cove

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1275562894

Office locations

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Dr. Blitz was very informative and willing to know the patient. This means a lot when you have multiple sclerosis because you want to be heard as the patient.
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Terrific! Very well explained & thorough.A positive environment.
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Very informative- short wait time.
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Very good. Dr. told me what I needed to know and listened to my concerns.
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Very friendly and inviting place. Will recommend to anyone. Great staff all around. Helps managing the disease easier.
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Great and very polite personal.
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