ABOUT ISLAND NEURO CARE

Island Neuro Care provides the best patient experience. Our practice offers complete neurological care. We perform all neurological tests and therapies, including Botox therapy. We see patients 18 years and older with a wide variety of neurological conditions in a professional compassionate thorough manner.

WE ACCEPT ALMOST ALL INSURANCES.

As specialists in Neurology, our physicians have been trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the nervous system. Their expertise includes the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems as well as neuromuscular. If you or someone you know have experienced head injury, blackout, dizziness, headache, memory loss, numbness, tremors, sleep problems, sudden vision loss, or slurred speech, this could indicate a neurological disorder. Contact us for a consultation. We may be able to help.

Island Neuro Care – Excellence in patient care for all Neurological Disorders

OUR SPECIALITIES

General Neurology Practices

Migraines, headache, Botox® treatment




Neuropsychology

Cerebral dysfunction from physical cause including mood, behavior, memory, cognition or judgment disorders


Movement Disorders

Parkinson’s, Angelman syndrome, chorea, myoclonus, neuroacanthocytosis, paroxymal dyskinesias, tardive dyskinesia, tics, ataxia, Tourette syndrome


Stroke, Epilepsy and Seizures

Comprehensive follow-up and treatment, ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage, subarachnoid hemorrhage
Epilepsy, Seizures and seizure-like conditions

Neuromuscular Medicine

Peripheral nerve disorders, electromyogram and nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCS), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis, spinal muscular atrophy, myotonia congenital, muscular dystrophy, mitochondrial myopathy

Other Services

MRI, CT scan, PET scan, EEG and inpatient monitoring unit
Medical Marijuana for treating neurological disorders
Neuro Physical Therapy (To be offered soon)

OUR DOCTORS

BIRENDRA TRIVEDI, M.D.

Neurologist (brain, nervous system)

Dr. Birendra Trivedi’s did his Fellowship at Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow in 1997. Thereafter, he started his professional career working as a neurologist. He is a Member of the American Academy of Neurology. He is an attending Neurologist at North Shore University Hospital at Plainview, NY. He is also Chief of Neurology at St. Joseph Hospital (formerly New Island Hospital) at Bethpage, NY. He is Board Certified in Adult Neurology.

His career spans 16 years during which Dr. Trivedi has earned laurels for his professionalism, patient care and for his insight into the Neuro disorders of all kinds. From brain disorders, spinal cord disorders, neuropathies of all kinds, seizure disorders, movement disorders - Parkinson's disease, tremors, , Tourette's Syndrome, migraines, head aches of all kinds, lower back and neck pains, neuropsychiatric diseases - associated with known nervous system injury, underdevelopment, biochemical, anatomical, or electrical malfunction, and/or disease pathology e.g. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Autism, Tourette's Syndrome and Obsessive compulsive disorder as well as the neurobehavioral associated symptoms of degenerative dis-orders of the nervous system such as Parkinson's disease, Essential tremor, Huntington's disease, Alzheimer's disease, Multiple sclerosis and organic psychosis), strokes, Lyme disease – Dr. Trivedi has seen it all.

Dr. Trivedi founded Island Neuro Care around 1999 and developed a very successful patient following. With the dedication he has had for his patients and for the profession, his practice evolved and kept growing. Subsequently, the practice shifted to Massapequa, NY for a bigger and better patient care.

His practice under Island Neuro Care now provides a very comprehensive neurological care for the local community – Nassau and Suffolk Counties - in almost every aspect of neurological healing and rehabilitation. He is a very thorough diagnostician. He has a quick grasp of neurological maladies, their therapies and the expertise drawn from his empirical knowledge. This becomes very evident in his diagnosis and treatment of difficult and unusual presentations. With admitting privileges in two major hospitals - St. Joseph's Hospital and North Shore University Hospital at Plainview, he is well known in the area as a very compassionate physician of a high caliber. Whether it be a stroke patient about to receive TPA or Guillain-Barré patient who requires IVIG or plasmapheresis, or any neuro disorders aforementioned, he deals with all the problems with confidence and conviction.

DR PADMAJA ARADHYA, M.D.

Neurologist (brain, nervous system)

Dr. Padmaja Aradhya joined Island Neuro Care in year 2003. Dr. Aradhya completed her internship at Catholic Medical Center. Thereafter, she joined Nassau University Medical Center as a Resident in Neurology. Subsequently, she completed her training in Clinical Neurophysiology. Her passion for neurology is quite evident with the multiple board certifications she has obtained over the years. She is Board Certified in Adult Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine, Vascular Neurology, Epilepsy, and Brain Injury Medicine. She is also a Diplomate of American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Her interests and expertise ranges from simple migraine headaches to as complicated as Lou Gehrig's disease to subtle presentations of epilepsy and post-concussive syndrome, to name a few. She is well liked by her patients. She is also a strong advocate for her patients in all aspects of patient care. From her fervent eagerness to talk to another physician with regards to patient care or to have a word with the diagnostic center or to emphatically speak to the insurance company for the necessity of a drug, therapy or medical test, she is always ready to help her patients. No wonder, she draws platitudes of appreciation from her patients. Having served as an expert witness for her patients, her passion for patient rights advocacy is very profound.

Dr. Aradhya's Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Adult Neurology)

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neuromuscular Medicine)

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Vascular Neurology)

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Epilepsy)

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Brain Injury Medicine)

Diplomate, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Diplomate, National Board of Physicians and Surgeons