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Anthonette A. Sparman, M.D.

Dr. Anthonette A. Sparman, M.D. - Neurologist in New York City

Specialty: Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

Expertise: Rehabilitation

Length of Work: Since 2012

Phone: 1-877-INJRD 60


Dr. Anthonette A. Sparman, M.D. is a Double Board Certified Neurologist with a sub-specialty in Neurophysiology. Dr. Sparman brings outstanding professional credentials including a Residency at SUNY Downstate and a Fellowship at NYU. She is affiliated with Brooklyn Community Hospital where she serves on the Stroke Team.

Medical Education

  • New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
    Doctor of Medicine, 5/12
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
    Internal Medicine, Intern
    Neurology Resident
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
    Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow (present)

Case Conferences

  • Myasthenia gravis and thyroid myopathy
  • Syringomyelia with Chiari Malformation
  • HIV associated Transverse myelitis
  • Insular infarcts and autonomic instability

Morbidity and mortality conferences

  • Rapid development of Malignant MCA syndrome in an elderly patient
  • Risks and benefits of aggressive management of partial status epilepticus
  • A review of the NEXUS and Ottawa criteria for acute neck injuries

Poster Presentations

  • Symptomatic Improvement of Head Drop in Isolated Neck Extensor Myopathy after Anterior Cervical Disc Fusion.
  • A case report of post-vaccination transverse myelitis


  • Stiff Person Syndrome and other Anti-GAD related disorders
  • Disorders of the Neuromuscular Junction
  • Issues Affecting Women with Epilepsy


Undergraduate- Long Island University, Brooklyn NY
B.S., 05/2007


Membership and Honorary/Professional Societies

  • American Medical Association (recruitment officer 2009-2010)
  • Student National Medical Association (Secretary, 2009-2010)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2012-present)


  • USMLE step 1 09/2010
  • USMLE step 2CK 09/2011
  • USMLE step 2CS 11/2011
  • USMLE step 3 01/2015
  • ABPN board certification 12/2016


Work Experience

09/2017 – Present
TotalNeuroCare P.C.
Private Practice Neurologist

09/2017 – Present
NY Community Hospital (2525 Kings Hwy, Brooklyn, NY 11229)
Attending Neurologist

Long Island University, Brooklyn NY                          Average Hours/Week: 30
General Biology Teaching Assistant

Long Island University, Brooklyn NY                         Average Hours/Week: 10
General Biology, Anatomy and Physiology Tutor

Volunteer Experience

Unite for Sight, Valhalla, NY
Vice president

Beth Israel Hospital, Manhattan, NY
ER volunteer

New Life Tabernacle, Brooklyn, NY
Participation member for food and clothing drives

Research Experience

Research Internship in Science and Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
Student Researcher, Carole Griffiths, PhD

Hobbies and Interests

Assistant DJ, ballroom dancing, travelling, nature photography, gardening, cricket, volleyball

Other Awards/Accomplishments

  • Several Dean’s list honors
  • Dean’s awards
  • Provost Scholarship
  • Governor’s committee scholarship
  • Martin Luther King scholarship
  • Alpha Chi national honor society
  • Phi Sigma Biological honor society
  • Phi Sigma graduating senior award
  • Alpha Epsilon delta graduating senior award
  • Mildred L.B Debarrit premedical science award