Michael D. Daras, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Michael D. Daras, MD

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Multispecialty Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia
  • Developmental Disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Memory Disorder
  • Migraines
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Sciatica
  • Stroke
  • Vertigo

Languages Spoken

(in addition to English)

  • Spanish

Education and Training

  • Athens University Medical School (Greece)
  • Internship: Elmhurst Hospital & Medical Center
  • Residency: Elmhurst Hospital & Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Albert Einstein Medical Center


  • CUMC/Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-6876
    (212) 305-6876
    (212) 305-4268

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Insurance Programs

Please contact the provider's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

  • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NYP Employee Plan, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
  • AgeWell [Medicare Managed Care, Special Needs Plan]
  • Capital District Physician Health Plan [Capital District Physician Health Plan]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Elderplan [Medicare Managed Care]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Local 1199 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • MVP Health Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • Workers' Compensation [Workers' Comp-ACS Dept. of Labor]

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-6876