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Ellen Drexler, MD

Vice-Chair, Regional Department of Neurology





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About Me

Dr. Ellen Drexler is a board-certified neurologist in the Regional Department of Neurology at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Drexler attended medical school at State University of New York, Downstate College of Medicine. She completed her residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Ellen Drexler has published extensively in her field. Currently, Dr. Drexler is Associate Professor, Department of Neurology/College of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center. She is a dedicated member of the Maimonides Neurology team. Dr. Drexler and the neurology department specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of an array of neurological disorders, and utilize the latest techniques and technology.

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurologic Care
  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia
  • Epilepsy
  • Neuropathies
  • Parkinson's Disease/Tremor


  • Medications
  • Botox treatment for migraine


Medical Degree

State University of New York Downstate, College of Medicine


St. Vincent’s Hospital Medical Center


Bronx Municipal Hospital Center





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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare