Neurologist Dr. Rishi Batra Joins Scarsdale Medical Group

Neurologist Dr. Rishi Batra Joins Scarsdale Medical Group

White Plains, N.Y. (September 11, 2023) – White Plains Hospital welcomes Dr. Rishi Batra to its Scarsdale Medical Group practice in Harrison, N.Y.

Board-certified in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine, Dr. Batra has over 15 years of experience in providing exceptional, comprehensive neurological care for such disorders as migraine headaches, peripheral neuropathies, cervical and lumbar radiculopathies, Parkinson’s disease, tremors, stroke, and offers electromyography (EMG), a diagnostic test that helps detect neuromuscular abnormalities.

Dr. Batra received her medical degree from Government Medical College in Patiala, India. She served an internship in Transitional Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, after which she completed a residency in Neurology and a fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland.

Prior to joining Scarsdale Medical group, she worked at Essen Health Care in the Bronx for several years, serving the underserved communities with multiple complex and challenging problems.

She is fluent in English, Hindi, Urdu, and Punjabi.

To make an appointment with Dr. Batra, call 914-723-8100.

About White Plains Hospital 

White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk, Larchmont, New Rochelle, Rye Brook, Somers and Yorktown Heights; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale.

The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and in 2022, White Plains Hospital received a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) — the highest distinction offered by that federal agency. In addition, the Hospital received its third Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a distinction held by only two percent of hospitals in the country. White Plains Hospital has consistently received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, and in 2022 became the only Hospital in Westchester to be awarded with an A Safety Grade from the Leapfrog Group for the 8th time.