Avtar Singh, MD

Avtar Singh, MD, FAAN received his medical degree from the Government Medical College, Punjabi University, in Patiala, India, where he completed his internship, residency, and research fellowship in ophthalmology. He then moved to New York City where he did a medical internship at Booth Memorial Medical Center in Flushing, New York. His neurology residency was completed at New York Medical College-Metropolitan Hospital Center.

Dr. Singh is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the American Board of Electroencephalography (EEG). In addition he is also certified by the American Board of Electroencephalography and Neurophysiology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Singh served as Chief of Neurology at White Plains Hospital Center from 2003-2009 and currently is a clinical associate professor of neurology at New York Medical College in Valhalla.

Dr. Singh’s special interests are epilepsy and electro-diagnosis. He also has extensive experience working with patients who have multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease. He finds the long-term relationships with his patients and their families to be a particularly rewarding aspect of neurology.