Dr. David A Drachman MD Neurologist

Dr. David Drachman is a neurologist in Worcester, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Health Alliance Hospitals and UMass Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 58 years. Dr. Drachman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Health Alliance Hospitals and one of 65 at UMass Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Otoneurology, Dementia & Geriatrics

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1957–1958

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1959–1960

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1960–1961

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1956–1957

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1956

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 51 years in Neurology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

The amyloid hypothesis, time to move on: Amyloid is the downstream result, not cause, of Alzheimer's disease.
Drachman, D. A.

The use of a kiosk-model bilingual self-triage system in the pediatric emergency department.
Sinha, M.,Khor, K. N.,Amresh, A.,Drachman, D.,Frechette, A.

Predictors of Serious Bacterial Infections in Pediatric Burn Patients With Fever.
Vyles, D.,Sinha, M.,Rosenberg, D. I.,Foster, K.,Tran, M.,Drachman, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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