Sabiha Merchant, MD

Sabiha Merchant, MD Specialties: Pediatric Neurology

Sabiha Merchant, MD
Specialties: Pediatric Neurology
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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Fresh Meadows
198-15 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

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Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Affinity
  • Agewell Medicare
  • Amerigroup
  • Amerigroup NJ
  • Amida Care
  • Amida Care Medicaid, HARP
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Connecticare
  • Elderplan
  • Emblem Health GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
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  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus Medicaid; HARP
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  • Healthcare Partners Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare
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  • Healthfirst Medicare
  • Magnacare Commercial
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
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  • Pacificare PPO
  • The Empire Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Behavioral Health Commercial; Medicaid; HARP; Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare COMMUNITY PLAN
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare
  • Vytra Healthcare HMO, PPO
  • WellCare
  • WellCare CHP
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  • WellCare Medicaid, HARP
  • WellCare Medicare
  • WellCare MTLC

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About Sabiha Merchant, MD

Dr. Sabiha Merchant is a Child Neurologist practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens located in Fresh Meadows, NY. She received her medical degree from Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College Shivaja University, completed her residency in Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist, her fellowship in Child Neurology and a two year fellowship in Epilepsy. Dr. Merchant specializes in Pediatrics, Child Neurology, and Pediatric Neurology with expertise in tic disorder, movement disorder, pediatric epilepsy, tourette syndrome, and neurometabolic disorder.

Dr. Merchant is an Attending Physician in Neurology and Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center and an Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College in the Division of Child Neurology. She also serves as Director of the Pediatric Neurophysiology fellowship at Weill Cornell.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital


  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Headache

  • Headaches

  • Movement Disorder

  • Movement Disorders

  • Pediatric Epilepsy

  • Pediatric Metabolic

  • Pediatric Neurology

  • Tic Disorder

  • Tic Disorders

  • Tourette Syndrome

  • Tourette's Syndrome


  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Internship: Brooklyn Hospital Center
  • Medical School: University of Bombay
  • Residency: Brooklyn Hospital Center

Board Certifications

  • Child Neurology
  • Epilepsy

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • Urdu