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Yassar Chakfe, MD

Yassar Chakfe, MD

Neurology
Dr Chakfe is a Harvard trained neuromuscular neurologist and clinical neurophysiologist. He specializes in areas of ALS, myasthenia gravis, muscle disease myopathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, foot drop, pinched nerves, back ache and neck ache, headache, migraine, multiple sclerosis, seizure and epilepsy, Parkinson disease, tremor, stroke. He does EMG and NCS (nerve conduction studies), EEG and Botox injection for migraine and spasticity. Located in Hunter’s creek, South Orlando, Kissimmee and central Florida area.

Avmed

Medical Mutual of Ohio

Cigna

First Health (Coventry Health Care)

Florida Hospital Healthcare System

Freedom Health

Health Net

Humana

Medicare

PHCS Network

TriCare

WellCare

Cigna - Open Access Plus

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Florida

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Prestige Health Choice - Medicaid

Amerigroup, Inc. (Americaid, Amerikids, Ameriplus)

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Network P

Beech Street

Blue Choice - PPO

First Health

Private Healthcare Systems - PHCS - Multiplan

United Healthcare HMO

Prestige Health

Physicians United Plan

Workers Compensation

Auto Insurance

Stay Well Kids Health Plan

Humana PPO

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Alzheimer's Disease

Anterior Horn Disease

Ataxia

Autonomic Disorders

Bell's Palsy

Botox(R) Injection

Brain Aneurysms

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Cerebral Artery Thrombosis

Cerebral Vascular Disease

Cerebrovascular Disease

Concussion

Convulsions

Dementia

Diabetic Polyneuropathy

Diplopia

Dystonia

EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Electrocardiogram - EKG

EMG (Electromyography)

Epilepsy

Essential Tremor

Gait Abnormality

Giant Cell Arteritis

Headache

Hydrocephalus

Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy

Intervertebral Disc Herniation

Low Back Pain

Migraine

Multiple Sclerosis - MS

Muscular Dystrophy (MD)

Myasthenia Gravis

Myelopathy

Myopathy

Nerve Sheath Tumors

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus - NPH

Parkinsonism

Parkinson’s Disease

Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Post-Concussion Syndrome

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Restless Leg Syndrome

Sleep Apnea

Spasticity

Stroke

Syncope

Syphilis Infections

Tension Headache

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

Traumatic Brain Injury

Tremors

Vertigo

Work-Related Injuries

  • Neuromuscular Medicine - Board Certified
  • Clinical Neurophysiology - Board Certified
  • Neurology - Primary - Board Certified
  • Graduate Degree: Damascus University - 1991
  • Internship: Staten Island University Hospital - 2003
  • Residency: State University of New York Downstate Medical Center - 2006
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Center Hospital - 2007
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School - 2007
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Osceola Regional Medical Center