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Nilaya Bhawsar, DO
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  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
Accepting new patients



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123 Highland Avenue Neurology

123 Highland Avenue
Suite 301
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Electrodiagnostic testing
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Lower back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Neuromuscular disorder
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • muscle disorders
  • myasthenia Gravis
  • myopathy
  • nerve conductions
  • skin biopsy

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Diplomate, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Medical School

  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY


  • Physiology, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY


  • Chemistry, Cum Laude, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY


  • Internal Medicine, Atlantic City Medical Center, Atlantic City, NJ


  • Chief Resident, Neurology, North Shore University Hospital, Manhassett, NY


  • Electromyography, North Shore University Hospital, Manhassett, NY

About Me

Nilaya B. Bhawsar, DO is a member of Summit Health’s Neurology and Neurosciences team. Dr. Bhawsar is board-certified by the American Academy of Neurology and specializes in peripheral neurology and neuromuscular disorders as well as electromyography and nerve conduction velocity (NCV) testing.

In addition to his role at Summit Health, where he is devoted to providing care with compassion, Dr. Bhawsar serves as Director of Stroke at Mountainside Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Dr. Bhawsar has been featured in multiple New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctor" listings.

When he is not working with his patients, he enjoys running and playing tennis.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Clara Maass Medical Center
  • HUMC Mountainside

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Top Doctors 2016
  • Top Doctors 2015
  • Top Doctors 2014