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Dorfman, Benjamin, MD





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise
Ataxia, Blepharospasm, Botulinum Toxin Therapy, Choreas, Deep Brain Stimulation, Dystonia, Essential Tremor, Facial Spasms, Gait Disorders, Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia, Huntington’s Disease, Involuntary Movements, Movement Disorders, Myoclonus, Neurosciences, Parkinsonisms, Parkinson's Disease, Restless Leg Syndrome, Spasmodic Torticollis, Spasticity, Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Tardive Dyskinesias, Tics and Tourette Syndrome, Tourette Syndrome, Tremors


Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine

Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical College

Medical School
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Neurology, Member
  • International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, Member


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

We are very happy with *Dr. Dorfman, and the office staff.

5 out of 5 stars

The concern of the doctor was very gratifying.

5 out of 5 stars

I am a new patient with an extensive history and I was very impressed with the care and attention he gave to ensure he had a full picture and responded to all questions.

5 out of 5 stars

I've been recommending the doctors to my peers with family with movement disorders

5 out of 5 stars

Excellent attention and detailed explanation of diagnosis

5 out of 5 stars

I was very impressed with the way he included me in his explanation and discussion.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Dorfman is a good doctor, and I would highly recommend him to others.

5 out of 5 stars

I received outstanding care from *Dr. Dorfman.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Dorfman was very personable. He provided information and suggestions. He listened, asked questions and preformed tasks. I was very pleased.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Foreman was thorough and answered all of my questions. He was informative and showed concern.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Dorfman was great. He spent a great deal of time with me and very understanding.

5 out of 5 stars

Doctor Dorfman was thorough and patient. The visit lasted longer than expected, very thorough and relatable.

Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Very good neurologist for my husband with Parkinson's disease!

5 out of 5 stars

The staff was wonderful and considerate. It was a distinct pleasure meeting Dr. Dorfman and having him handle my case. I had been to 2 other physicians and felt that Dr. Dorfman was far more knowledgable Suffice it to say that he is a wonderful physician to have at the new (to me) facility.



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