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Dr. Walter Husar

Avenel, NJ
33 years experience male


VA New Jersey Health Care System

East Orange, NJ


Neurology Service (127), 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Oxford Health Plans

MultiPlan, Inc

Humana Insurance Company


Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Neurology Associates of New Jersey, LLC

Avenel, NJ



Graduated from St. Peter's College in Jersey City with a baccalaureate degree in Biology in 1978. He did his graduate work in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at Rutgers University and received his medical degree from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School(now Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School) in 1988. After residency, he has been on the clinical faculty in the Department of Neurology at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School. After completing his residency in1992, he has been on the faculty of the Department of Neurology and Neurosciences of the New Jersey Medical School.

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United States: New Jersey

Languages spoken

Polish, Russian

Doctor Q&A

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 33 years experience
Tremor : Fatigue and tiredness exacerbate your physiological tremor. The reason why now, is difficult to speculate. Certain individuals have a familial tendency to exacerbate this tremor. Certain medications and medical conditions can exacerbate the tremor r as well. Need to discuss this with your doctor.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 33 years experience
Neuritis: Neuritis is defined as an inflammation of a peripheral nerve or nerves. There are several causes of inflammation including infection or compression. Treatment is either symptom relief or treating the cause of the inflammation.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 33 years experience
Therapy needs : There are therapies available regarding abortive and preventative that can help you. Need to discuss this with your physician.

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Mar 30, 2014
Dr. Husar is an expert neurologist, who understands medicine, and neurology and contributes insightful, pertinent answers to complex questions. He is always providing clear, concise well-rounded info...Read More
Mar 23, 2014
Dr Husar has a vast array of medical knowledge - not just in Neurology but across the board. He is providing an outstanding service to the public via Healthtap. I endorse Dr. Husar !
Mar 30, 2014
I fully recommend Dr. Husar to anyone needing his help as he seems to care deeply about his field of Neurology. Great Physician and Colleague and asset to the community at HealthTap!
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I have suffered from agoraphobia and panic at tacks for 14 years, for the last 13 years I was only treated by given a high dose of xanax.
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Thx. I do have bilateral tarlov cysts in sacrum, lumbar and thoracic spine. Could they cause it? As long as it doesn't sound like ALS. Laura
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Truly appreciate your response!feel less worried now.Thanks so much!i will be canceling my remaining PT appts. now that I'm aware of risks.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1988MD




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