Yvonne Zaharakis, MD

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Yvonne Zaharakis, MD
Yvonne Zaharakis, MD
Dr. Zaharakis completed her undergraduate studies at Hunter College of CUNY where she graduated Valedictorian of her class with a major in Psychology.  She received her Medical Degree from Cornell University Medical College, which included international clinical electives in Athens and Vienna.  Subsequently, Dr. Zaharakis completed her internship in internal medicine and her neurology residency training at the New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center and Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She then pursued a fellowship in electromyography and clinical neurophysiology at NYPH-Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Following her clinical training, Dr. Zaharakis joined N.Y. Neurological Associates where she practices general neurology and performs electrodiagnostic studies. While her area of clinical expertise is in disorders of the peripheral nervous system, she also cares for patients with a wide variety of neurological disorders. In addition, Dr. Zaharakis is on the Attending staff at Lenox Hill Hospital, NYPH-Cornell, NYPH-Queens, and Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens. She is actively involved in teaching residents as well as medical students from Weill Cornell Medical College and NYU School of Medicine.  

Dr. Zaharakis is a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). She is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in the field of Neurology and is licensed to practice medicine in the state of New York.  She is fluent in Greek.

Dr. Zaharakis sees patients in the Manhattan, Astoria, and Fresh Meadows offices.