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Wausau Center

2727 Plaza Drive
Wausau, WI 54401

Also sees patients at:
Weston Center | Minocqua Center

Appointment Phone:
1-715-847-3339

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Dr. Amit Biswas is a neurologist who treats complex conditions affecting the brain. He also is a specialist is treating sleep-related disorders.


Dr. Biswas treats patients who have sleep apnea, narcolepsy, excessive daytime sleepiness, insomnia, restless leg syndrome and sleepwalking.  He conducts sleep studies, interprets EEGs and examines patients to determine their conditions and best courses of treatment. He is board certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology and sleep medicine.

His additional training in clinical neurophysiology allows him to be skilled at diagnosing neurological and sleep disorders. Dr. Biswas cares for patients with disorders headaches, back pain, seizures, muscle weakness, numbness, Parkinson's Disease, multiple sclerosis, dizziness and brain tumors.

He earned his medical degree at Maulana Azad Medical College in New Delhi, India. He completed a neurology residency at New Jersey Medical School in Newark and fellowship in clinical neurophysiology and sleep medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Columbia, Missouri. He also enjoys teaching residents and medical students and has an honorary faculty position with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison.

Dr. Biswas and his wife have two children, both boys. As a family, they like to travel, cook and play soccer. He's a big sports fan in general, playing in fantasy sports leagues throughout the year.

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  • Medical School
    Maulana Azad Medical College New Delhi, , India, M.D. 1986

    Internship
    University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey Newark, NJ, United States, Internal Medicine 1993

    Residency
    University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School Newark, NJ, United States, Neurology 1996

    Fellowship
    University of Missouri - Health Sciences Center Columbia, MO, United States, Clinical Neurophysiology & Sleep Medicine 1997

  • Academic Appointments
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology-University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, WI

    Professional Societies
    American Academy of Neurology American Academy of Sleep Medicine American College of Physicians Wisconsin Medical Society Wisconsin Neurological Society

    Board Certifications
    Clinical Neurophysiology: 1999, recertified 2008 Neurology: 1997, recertified 2006 Sleep Medicine: 2000, recertified 2007

    State Licenses
    Wisconsin

Patient Ratings down arrow

4.6
out of 5 (69 ratings, 11 comments)
4.7
Provider explanations of my problem
4.7
Provider concern for my questions
4.6
Provider's efforts to include me in treatment decisions
4.6
Provider's discussion of proposed treatment
4.6
My likelihood of recommending this provider

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July 13, 2020
Always my appointments are very good and helpful with the doctor.
August 24, 2020
No bad experience.
December 26, 2020
I have been very happy with Dr Biswas and his support staff. They are an amazing team of people.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Biswas is always concerned doctor. I have recommended him.
May 3, 2021
Dr. Biswas is a very caring and professional provider! Compassionate and understanding, also.
June 21, 2021
I only met with Dr. Biswas twice he heard my concern about my symptoms and both times (pre and post MRI) was so kind and explained everything, and answered all my questions.
December 14, 2020
Everything was well explained
March 9, 2021
Provider is very easy to talk with and knowledgeable.
July 27, 2020
Dr. Biswas is very quick at what he does but sometimes I'm not sure if he always listens to his patients & their requests.
May 24, 2021
Doc flew in & acted like he couldn't wait to get out of the office again. Very impersonal. This was a follow-up visit he wanted, yet I felt like I was wasting his time with his ______ attitude. Feel the need to seek another provider.
May 22, 2020
Questions were more on my overall health rather than my problems.
May 22, 2020
Questions were more on my overall health rather than my problems.
May 24, 2021
Doc flew in & acted like he couldn't wait to get out of the office again. Very impersonal. This was a follow-up visit he wanted, yet I felt like I was wasting his time with his ______ attitude. Feel the need to seek another provider.
July 27, 2020
Dr. Biswas is very quick at what he does but sometimes I'm not sure if he always listens to his patients & their requests.
March 9, 2021
Provider is very easy to talk with and knowledgeable.
December 14, 2020
Everything was well explained
July 13, 2020
Always my appointments are very good and helpful with the doctor.
August 24, 2020
No bad experience.
December 26, 2020
I have been very happy with Dr Biswas and his support staff. They are an amazing team of people.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Biswas is always concerned doctor. I have recommended him.
May 3, 2021
Dr. Biswas is a very caring and professional provider! Compassionate and understanding, also.
June 21, 2021
I only met with Dr. Biswas twice he heard my concern about my symptoms and both times (pre and post MRI) was so kind and explained everything, and answered all my questions.
May 22, 2020
Questions were more on my overall health rather than my problems.
July 13, 2020
Always my appointments are very good and helpful with the doctor.
July 27, 2020
Dr. Biswas is very quick at what he does but sometimes I'm not sure if he always listens to his patients & their requests.
August 24, 2020
No bad experience.
December 14, 2020
Everything was well explained
December 26, 2020
I have been very happy with Dr Biswas and his support staff. They are an amazing team of people.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Biswas is always concerned doctor. I have recommended him.
March 9, 2021
Provider is very easy to talk with and knowledgeable.
May 3, 2021
Dr. Biswas is a very caring and professional provider! Compassionate and understanding, also.
May 24, 2021
Doc flew in & acted like he couldn't wait to get out of the office again. Very impersonal. This was a follow-up visit he wanted, yet I felt like I was wasting his time with his ______ attitude. Feel the need to seek another provider.
June 21, 2021
I only met with Dr. Biswas twice he heard my concern about my symptoms and both times (pre and post MRI) was so kind and explained everything, and answered all my questions.
June 21, 2021
I only met with Dr. Biswas twice he heard my concern about my symptoms and both times (pre and post MRI) was so kind and explained everything, and answered all my questions.
May 24, 2021
Doc flew in & acted like he couldn't wait to get out of the office again. Very impersonal. This was a follow-up visit he wanted, yet I felt like I was wasting his time with his ______ attitude. Feel the need to seek another provider.
May 3, 2021
Dr. Biswas is a very caring and professional provider! Compassionate and understanding, also.
March 9, 2021
Provider is very easy to talk with and knowledgeable.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Biswas is always concerned doctor. I have recommended him.
December 26, 2020
I have been very happy with Dr Biswas and his support staff. They are an amazing team of people.
December 14, 2020
Everything was well explained
August 24, 2020
No bad experience.
July 27, 2020
Dr. Biswas is very quick at what he does but sometimes I'm not sure if he always listens to his patients & their requests.
July 13, 2020
Always my appointments are very good and helpful with the doctor.
May 22, 2020
Questions were more on my overall health rather than my problems.

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