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    Matthew Tremblay MD, PhD, Neurology – Multiple Sclerosis

    Mathew Tremblay, PhD, MD earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester. He earned a master’s degree, M.D. and Ph.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Yeshiva University in the Bronx, New York. Following an internship in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, he completed residency training in Neurology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Tremblay obtained fellowship training in Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). After completing his post-graduate training, Dr. Tremblay joined the Neurology faculty at UConn Health, serving as the director of the Multiple Sclerosis Clinic. Dr. Tremblay is board certified in Neurology. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and American Medical Association.

    • Faculty Appointments: UConn Health, Assistant Professor of Neurology Multiple Sclerosis, Clinic Director, 2016 – 2018
    • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    • Professional Membership: American Medical Association, American Academy of Neurology

    Philosophy:

    As a Multiple Sclerosis specialist, it is my goal to provide comprehensive care with an emphasis on shared decision making. The number of treatment options available for quieting MS have increased dramatically over the last decade, necessitating a personalized approach to managing care. Treatment decisions incorporate patient preferences following a comprehensive review of the clinical history, MRI images, and laboratory testing. The main priority is providing care that is safe, effective, and addresses our patients' concerns and preferences.

    Clinical Interests

    Clinical Interest: Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica, Neurosarcoidosis, Autoimmune Neurology

    Clinical Trial & Research Interest: Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis, Progressive Multiple Sclerosis, Sleep Disorders in Multiple Sclerosis

    Procedures:

    Diagnostic Lumbar Puncture, Greater Occipital Nerve Blocks

    Conditions:

    Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis Optica (Devics Disease), Sarcoidosis, Transverse Myelitis, Myasthenia Gravis, Autoimmune Diseases of the Central Nervous System

  • Medical School

    M.D. – Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2011, Ph.D. – Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2011

    Internship

    Lenox Hill Hospital – Internal Medicine, 2012

    Residency

    University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)/Neurology, 2015

    Fellowship

    University of California San Fransisco (UCSF) Multiple Sclerosis/ Neuroimmunology, 2016

  • Insurance

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    • AARP Healthcare
    • Aetna
    • Aetna Better Health
    • Aetna Health Plans of NJ
    • Aetna Medicare NNJ Prime
    • Amerigroup (Managed Medicaid Plan)
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem Health
    • Beacon
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield NJ
    • Charity Care Accepted
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Behavioral Health
    • Cigna Healthcare/Great West
    • Coventry
    • Emblem Health / GHI
    • Emblem Health / QualCare
    • Empire BC/BS
    • Empire Healthchoice
    • Empire through Blue Card Program
    • First Health Network
    • GHI
    • GHI PPO
    • GHI through QualCare (only for patients where the Qualcare logo appears on ID card)
    • Great-West (Cigna)
    • HealthNet Federal Health Services (TriCare-Champus)
    • HIP PPO
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Blue
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Omnia
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Horizon NJ Health (managed Medicaid plan)
    • Independence BCBS
    • Magnacare
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Multiplan
    • Multiplan / PHCS
    • Multiplan/Beechstreet/PHCS/Viant
    • National Health Plan
    • National Provider Network
    • No Insurance
    • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Plan HMO
    • Oxford Health Plan PPO
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
    • Qualcare
    • Tricare
    • United Community
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Community Plan (formerly Americhoice Managed Medicaid)
    • United Medicare Advantage Plan
    • United Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans (PFFS)
    • US Family Health Plan (Tricare Prime)
    • WellCare
    • Wellcare Managed Medicare