Close mobile menu×
Close mobile menu

Carl W. Bazil, MD, PhD

Board Certifications: 
Sleep Medicine, Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurology, Epilepsy
Accepting New Patients
Profile Headshot

Appointments

myColumbiaDoctors

For existing patients, login to make an appointment, view documentation or contact your care provider.

Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy

Clinical Expertise

  • Insomnia
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Seizure Disorder
  • Epilepsy

Specialties

Education & Training

  • Emory University School of Medicine, GA
  • Internship: Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
  • Residency: New York University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

About Carl Bazil

Sleep Awareness Week Introduction

Carl Bazil completed his undergraduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, followed by a combined MD/Ph.D. program at Emory University, with a doctorate in pharmacology. He was a resident and chief resident in Neurology at New York University, and completed his fellowship in Epilepsy/EEG at the Neurological Institute of New York.

He was then Assistant Professor of Neurology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Since 1996, he has been an attending neurologist at the Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. He is the Director of the Epilepsy and Sleep Division of the Department of Neurology, and of the Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. 

Academic Titles

  • Professor of Neurology at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Director, Sleep Disorders Center
  • Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center (Adult)

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

American Epilepsy Society

American Clinical Neurophysiology Society

American Academy of Neurology

American Academy of Sleep Medicine

American Neurological Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care-Hudson Health Plan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

TRICARE

  • TRICARE

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
710 West 168th Street
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(646) 426-3876
Fax:
(212) 305-1450
Primary
2
51 West 51st Street
Suite 380
New York, New York 10019
Phone:
(646) 426-3876
Fax:
(212) 305-1450

Research

Besides clinical care of patients with sleep disorders and epilepsy, his research interests include the pharmacology of sleep disorders and the impact of sleep disorders on neurological diseases.

Grants

A RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED, CROSSOVER STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFECT OF PERAMPANEL ON OBJECTIVE AND SUBJECTIVE SLEEP IN SUBJECTS WITH INSOMNIA AND PARTIAL ONSET SEIZURES (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Jan 6 2015 - Jan 6 2020

CONSOLIDATION OF MOTOR SKILLS AND SLEEP HOMEOSTASIS IN PARKINSON S DISEASE (Federal Gov)

Feb 1 2008 - Jan 31 2013

EPILEPTIFORM DISCHARGES AND ITS RELATION TO COGNITION AND BE HAVIOR IN CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2010 - Aug 31 2012

A PILOT, PROSPECTIVE, RANDOMIZED STUDY ON THE EFFICACY OF SL EEP INTERVENTION AND ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECT OF SLEEP ARCHITE (Private)

Jul 1 2011 - Jun 30 2012

SEPRACOR--ESRC118 (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Oct 26 2007 - Apr 30 2012

EFFECTS OF PREGABALIN ON INSOMNIA IN PATIENTS WITH EPILEPSY (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Mar 9 2007 - Nov 30 2011