Dr. Mahendra Somasundaram MD Neurologist

Dr. Mahendra Somasundaram is a neurologist in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colombo Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 28 doctors at University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1973

University of Colombo Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1955

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Bromination of deactivated aromatics: a simple and efficient method.
Rajesh, K., Somasundaram, M., Saiganesh, R., Balasubramanian, K. K.

Taurine prevents Ibuprofen-induced gastric mucosal lesions and influences endogenous antioxidant status of stomach in rats.
Balasubramanian, T., Somasundaram, M., Felix, A. J.

The polarity of the induced electric field influences magnetic coil inhibition of human visual cortex: implications for the site of excitation.
Amassian, V. E., Maccabee, P. J., Cracco, R. Q., Cracco, J. B., Somasundaram, M., Rothwell, J. C., Eberle, L., Henry, K., Rudell, A. P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Qualchoice PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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