Sherif Makar, MD

Sherif Makar, MD

Neurology

Accepting new patients

Locations

Orlando

AdventHealth Medical Group Neuro Oncology at Orlando

2501 N Orange Avenue

Suite 286

Orlando, FL 32804

Get Directions

407-303-2770

Formerly known as Neuroncology Center

Expertise

Video

Biography

Dr. Sherif Makar, board-certified neurologist and fellowship-trained neuro-oncologist, received his medical degree from the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine in Tampa. He completed his residency training in neurology at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville, where he was named Outstanding Resident Educator. Dr. Makar also completed a fellowship as part of the prestigious neuro-oncology program at Stanford University. His primary goal is to provide exceptional care for his patients through research and clinical expertise.



Awards & Recognition

Outstanding Resident Educator



Differentiators

Dr. Makar is a neuro-oncologist who cares for his patients by collaborating with a team of brain tumor experts. He sees patients who have been diagnosed with primary and metastatic nervous system neoplasms.  He treats his neuro-oncology patients through chemotherapy, intrathecal chemotherapy, Optune and personalized medicine such as molecular phenotyping.  He also believes that palliative care is very important to provide to his patients.

Care Philosophy

Dr. Makar cares for every patient like family.  He treats all of his patients and their family members with respect and makes sure to always involve patients and their family in the decision-making process.

Education

University Of South Florida

Fellowships

Oncology - Stanford University School of Medicine

Residencies

University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville

Board Certifications

Neurology: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Insurances

Note:- The list below is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that Sherif Makar, MD is included before scheduling an appointment.

  • AARP
  • Aetna / US Healthcare - non HMO
  • Aetna / US Healthcare HMO
  • Aetna Voluntary
  • American Healthcare Alliance
  • Amerigroup
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare/Primetime Health Plan
  • AvMed
  • BCBS-FL
  • BCBS-SC
  • Beech Street
  • Benefit Administrative Systems
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross-CA
  • Central Florida IPA
  • Champus Tricare For Life
  • Champva
  • CHC National
  • CHC of Florida
  • Choicecare (Cinci OH)
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Behavioral
  • Cigna Supplemental Insurance
  • Cigna-Healthspring
  • Coastal Healthcare Admin
  • Commercial Travelers
  • Contracts
  • Corporate Billing
  • Employee Benefit Consultants
  • Evolutions Healthcare
  • FamilyCare Health Plans
  • First Health Network
  • Florida Hospital HC Systems
  • Freedom Health
  • Gilsbar
  • Global Care
  • Group & Pension Administrators
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Healthease of FL
  • HealthPartners
  • Healthscope Benefits Inc
  • Humana
  • HVHS
  • Insurance Mgmt Admin of LA
  • Kelsey Seybold
  • Key Benefit Administrators
  • Magellan Behavioral
  • Magellan Complete Care
  • Medicaid-FL
  • Medicaid-Virgin Islands
  • Medicare PIN
  • Memorial Integrated Healthcare
  • Mental Health
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare of FL
  • Multiplan
  • NGS Coresource
  • OneNet PPO
  • Optum Health
  • Other Commercial (MedLic#)
  • PaySpan
  • PHCS
  • Prestige Health Choice
  • Railroad Medicare-Palmetto
  • Simply Healthcare
  • Sunshine State Health Plan
  • The Health Plan
  • Total Claims Administration Inc
  • Tricare East
  • United American Ins
  • United Behavioral
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Medical Resources
  • US Dept of Labor-Workers Comp
  • Veterans Affairs - HealthNet
  • Wellcare
  • Wellspan Health
  • Work Comp