Treatment & Services
- Consultation, Evaluation, And Treatment Adult Neurological Disorders
- General Neurology
- Performing Arts Medicine
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Alzheimer's and Dementia
- Arachnoid Cysts
- Binswanger's Disease
- Brachial Plexus
- Cluster Headaches
- Cognitive Disorders
- Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
- Essential Tremor Resources
- Frontotemporal Dementia
- Hemifacial Spasm
- Huntington's Disease
- Instrumental musicians' injuries
- Memory Impairment
- Migraine Headaches
- Movement Disorders
- Multiple System Atrophy
- Myoclonus (muscle twitch)
- Olivopontocerebellar Atrophy
- Overuse Syndrome
- Parkinson's Disease
- Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
- Stiff-Person Syndrome
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Tourette Syndrome
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
- Wilson Disease
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA
Residency - Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
Bronx, NY USA
Internship - Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
Bronx, NY USA
Medical School - State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Scienc
Buffalo, NY USA
Undergraduate - Princeton University
Princeton, NJ USA
Dementia, Electromyography, memory executive functioning, movement disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Myasthenia Gravis, Parkinson Disease, parkinson's disease and movement disorders, Performing Arts Medicine, peripheral nerve disease, Peripheral Neuropathy, restless legs syndrome, tourette's syndrome
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 7/26/2018, Dr. Lederman has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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123 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.4|
|Knows Medical History||4.1|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.6|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.4|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Sep 5, 2018
My issue is this: I came to Cleveland Clinic because of reputation that they resolve difficult cases. I have pain & weakness in left thigh, causing 25-30 falls, and 4 hospital stays in 60 days. The provider, *Dr. Lederman, did assessment, order EMG, and results did not lead to diagnosis. His response is "I see nothing in EMG or MRI's that surgery could fix." Hopes that neck surgery for spur will resolve issues. I expected that I would have had additional testing at Cleveland Clinic (in neurology or another speciality) to get a diagnosis. Not the brush off to my neck surgery, *Hepink for resolution.
Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018
Dr. Lederman is an incredible person! I'm sure you are staffed with mostly incredible people but Dr. Lederman is one of a kind in my experience. I appreciate and respect him and his medical expertise!
Reviewed on Jul 31, 2018
i love dr. lederman. he is very charismatic, he is very thorough, and efficient, he is a really good dr.
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018
Referring Dr. called the first week of Feb. They called twice and I called twice... finally the end of MARCH I was given an appointment for JULY... told all along that they only schedule 60 days in advance and they would be calling me. It was my call that got it scheduled. I would have thought that calling the very first week of Feb. that an appointment would have been scheduled much sooner and the promised call backs would have happened. It took two months to get an appointment scheduled
Reviewed on Jul 11, 2018
Dr. Lederman is a superb doctor. In all respects, what a doctor ought to be.
Reviewed on Jun 12, 2018
Dr. Lederman was excellent and knowledgeable for my issue. He gave me a generous amount of time, his advice and suggestions have been accepted and I am most satisfied with my consultation with him.
Reviewed on May 1, 2018
Dr Lederman was professional, thorough and friendly. He addressed all of my concerns and ordered what I believe the necessary testing to definitively diagnose my problem.
Reviewed on Mar 9, 2018
Again, Dr. Lederman the best of the best. My mother was an RN and in the healthcare profession her entire career. She agrees that Dr. Lederman and his staff are a rare breed in today's healthcare industry.
Reviewed on Mar 2, 2018
felt rushed and didn't get any education on my care.
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