Dr. Sait Ashina MD Neurologist

Dr. Sait Ashina is a neurologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with Beth Israel Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Copenhagen Medical School and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Ashina accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 57 doctors at Beth Israel Medical Center who specialize in Neurology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Danish and Russian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Headache

Clinical Interests: Migraine with Aura, Tension-Type Headache, Cluster Headache, Headache Disorders, Headache, Post-Dural Puncture Headache, Primary Headache Disorders, Post-Traumatic Headache, Vascular Headaches, Neck Pain, Facial Neuralgia, Neuralgia, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Postherpetic Neuralgia, Brain Concussion

Hospital Affiliation

Beth Israel Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2005–2006

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Neurology, 2007–2010

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship, Headache

University of Copenhagen Medical School
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

United Council for Neurological Subspecialties
Certified 2 years in Headache Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 3 years in Neurology

NY State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctors 2014 New York Rising Stars
2014

Super Doctors 2013 New York Rising Stars
2013

Enrico Greppi Award, European Headache Federation and Italian Society for the Study of Headache
2012

Scholarship Award, American Headache Society
2009

Scholarship Award, American Headache Society
2007

Clinical Headache Fellowship Award, American Headache Society
2006

Publications & Presentations

Enrico Greppi Award Lecture: Depression: A Risk Factor for Migraine Chronification: Results from the American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention (AMPP) Study
2012

Ashina S, Bendtsen L, Lyngberg AC, Lipton RB, Hajiyeva N, Jensen R. 2013

Ashina S, Bendtsen L, Lyngberg AC, Lipton RB, Buse D, Jensen R 2011

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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