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Orrin Devinsky MD

Orrin Devinsky MD

Primary Specialties
  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Affiliations
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center

    Primary Office

    Institute of Neurology & Neurosurgery
    200 South Orange Avenue
    Suite 101
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    (973) 322-7505

    Secondary Office

    Institute of Neurology & Neurosurgery
    403 East 34th Street
    New York, NY 10016
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    (212) 263-8871

    Physician Information

    Dr. Devinsky is an internationally recognized neurologist, lecturer and author. He is a Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry at New York University School of Medicine and is also Director of the NYU/Mount Sinai Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. Dr. Devinsky received his medical degree form Harvard Medical School and is board certified in neurology and neurophysiology. His major research interest is epilepsy and he is a preeminent leader in furthering research into the surgical treatment of epilepsy as well as developing new antiepileptic drugs. Dr. Devinsky has authored over 15 professional books including the definitive lay person’s book about epilepsy, “A Guide to Understanding & Living With Epilepsy.”

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education: Harvard Affil/Cambridge City Hospital, Boston, MA

    Internship: Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA

    Residency: New York Hosp/Cornell Med Center, NYC, NY

    Fellowship: National Institute of Health, MD

    Accepted Health Plans

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Medicare
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Qualcare
    • United Health Care