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Faculty

Avinash Aggarwal, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Tawfiq Al Lahham, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-681-2000
Rafeed Alkawadri, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4920
Arun Raj Antony, MD
Chief, Division of Neurology, UPMC Passavant
412-367-1003
Kunakorn Atchaneeyasakul, MD
Clinical Instructor of Neurology
Thandar Aung, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
412-692-4920
Anto Bagić, MD, PhD, FAES, FACNS
Professor of Neurology
412-692-4607
Maria E. Baldwin, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
412-360-6185
Nirav Barot, MBBS, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-692-4920
Sarah B. Berman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4916
Mohammad Iqbal H. Bhuiyan, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-944-9852
Edward A. Burton, MD, DPhil, FRCP
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4670
Franca Cambi, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh
412-360-2367
Guodong Cao, PhD      
Associate Professor
James F. Castellano, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
412-692-4920
Lana Chahine, MD
Assistant Professor
Patrick Y. Chauvel, MD
Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology
412-692-4600
Jun Chen, MD
Richard K. Mellon Professor of Neurology
412-624-4258
Paula R. Clemens, MD
Vice Chair of VA Affairs, Department of Neurology
412-648-9762
Judy Dawod, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-647-3030
John J. Doyle, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Clinical and Translational Sciences
412-692-4607
Jan Drappatz, MD
Associate Director, Neuro-Oncology, UPMC
412-864-7791
Joanna Fong-Isariyawongse, MD
Assistant Professor
412-692-4920
Joseph M. Furman, MD, PhD
Director, UPMC Division of Balance Disorder
412-647-2115
Kathy Gardner, MD
Assistant Professor
Steven H. Graham, MD, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Neurology
412-648-9212
J. Timothy Greenamyre, MD, PhD
Love Family Professor
412-692-4920
Teresa Hastings, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-624-9716
Mausaminben Hathidara, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
814-889-3930
Rock A. Heyman, MD
Chief, Division of Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurology, UPMC
412-641-6600
Eric K. Hoffman, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Houman Homayoun, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-692-4916
Xiaoming Hu, MD
Associate Professor
412-648-8991
Milos Ikonomovic, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
412-802-3004
Cigdem Isitan, MD
Assistant Professor
(412) 641-6600
Robert Kaniecki, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-648-6022
Kelly Kay, DO
Clinical Associate Professor
412-692-4920
Cynthia Kenmuir, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Simin Khavandgar, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-692-4920
Laurie Knepper, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-647-9494
David Lacomis, MD
Professor of Neurology and Pathology
412-647-1706
Erek M Lam, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
412-367-1003
Andrew D. Levin, MD
Division Chief of Neurology, UPMC Shadyside
Headache Center: 412-647-9494
Shadyside Office: 412-681-2000
Frank S. Lieberman, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Medical Oncology
Hao Liu, MD, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Oscar L. Lopez, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Clinical and Translational Sciences
412-246-6970
Angela Lu, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Division of General Neurology
412-692-4920
Karuna Mandava, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
724-787-7836
Megan Mantica, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Michael K. Matthews, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
724 813 3673
Lazarus C. Mayoglou, DO, FACNS
Medical Director of Epilepsy Services, UPMC Hamot
814-877-8000
Edward Mistler, DO
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
412-784-5600
Dimitrios A. Nacopoulos, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor Neurology, UPMC School of Medicine
814-877-8000
Sandra Narayanan, MD, FAHA, FANA, FSVIN
Associate Professor, Departments of Neurology and Neurological Surgery
412-647-8080
Kenneth C. Nash, MD
Executive Interim Chief, Dept of Neurology
412-246-6608
Ajitesh Ojha, MD
Residency Program Director, Department of Neurology
412-648-2022
Riddhi Patira, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-692-4920
Page B. Pennell, MD, FAES
Chair, Department of Neurology
412-692-4622
Madison S. Pilato, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-692-4920
Rebecca Pollard, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Vijayalakshmi Rajasekaran, MD
Assistant Professor, Epilepsy Division, Department of Neurology
412-864-2846
Jeremy N. Rich, MD, MHS, MBA
Professor of Neurology
412-623-3364
Emily Rocha, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-648-9154
Marcelo Rocha, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-232-8840
Yejie (Amy) Shi, MD, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Neurology
Office: 412-624-5501
Lab: 412-648-7008
Lori Shutter, MD, FNCS, FCCM
Professor
Beth E. Snitz, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4820
Arthur R. Sonberg, MD
330-385-5417
Shanshan (Susan) Song, MD
Research Instructor, Department of Neurology
412-537-837
Josif Stakic, MD
Assistant Professor
Matthew T. Starr, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-232-8840
R. Anne Stetler, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
412-383-8900
Dandan Sun, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology
412-624-0418
Valerie Suski, DO
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4916
Danoushka Tememe, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Parthasarathy Thirumala, MD
Professor
412-648-2570
Alexandra Urban (Popescu), MD, FAAN, FAES
Associate Professor of Neurology
412-692-4607
Anne C. Van Cott, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
412-360-6185
Victor Van Laar, PhD
Research Instructor
Barbara Vogler, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Janet F.R. Waters, MD, MBA
Division Chief, Women’s Neurology
412-802-6634
George Wittenberg, MD, PhD
Professor
412-647-8080
Zongqi Xia, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Claire Yanta, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
412-647-9494
Kejie Yin, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
412-383-6038
Islam M. Zaydan, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology
412-692-4047
Feng Zhang, PhD
Assistant Professor
412-383-7604
Sasha Zivkovic, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology
412-647-1706

Fellows

Elizabeth Harrsion, MD
Child Neurology Fellow
Kate Kielty, MD
Child Neurology Fellow
Hitoshi Koshiya, MD
Child Neurology Fellow
Medha Parulekar, MD
Child Neurology Fellow

Residents

Mohammad Abualia, MD
PGY-1 Resident
Humza Ahmed, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Lamees Alzyoud, MD
PGY-3 Resident
Kaila Anderson, MD
PGY-1 Resident
Sudipa Biswas, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Emre Cakmak, DO
PGY-4 Resident
Katharine Dermigny, MD
PGY-3 Resident
Vanessa Dwairi, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Keiko Fukuda, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Alaina Giacobbe, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Jennings Gyedu, DO
PGY-3 Resident
James Harb, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Conor Kelly, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Naga Pradyumna Kothapalli, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Yi Li, MD
PGY-3 Resident
Iris Lin, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Bishow Mahat, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Kunal Malik, MD
PGY-1 Resident
Aaron Nehamkin, MD
PGY-3 Resident
Priya Nidamanuri, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Sydney Palka, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Aakaash Patel, MD
PGY-1 Resident
Meghan Piccinin, DO
PGY-3 Resident
Bharat Pillai, MB, BS
PGY-1 Resident
Mathura Ravishankar, MD
PGY-3 Resident
Christopher Richardson, MD
PGY-1 Resident
Ameneh Zare Shahabadi, MD, PhD
PGY-2 Resident
Ji Yeon Son, MD
PGY-4 Resident
Medha Tandon, MBBS
PGY-1 Resident
Lindsay Voltz , MD
PGY-1 Resident
Thomas Williams, MD
PGY-2 Resident
Yajing (Yan) Xiong, MD
PGY-3 Resident

Adjunct

Ashutosh Jadhav, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery