Pegah Afra, M.D.

Pegah Afra, MD focuses her practice on the diagnosis and treatment of seizures and epilepsy. Her specific interests include presurgical evaluation and treatment of intractable epilepsies, invasive intracranial electroencephalography (EEG) monitoring, and magnetoencephalography (MEG). Dr. Afra is currently invest... Read More

Specialties:

EEG, Epilepsy, Magnetic Source Imaging, Magnetoencephalography, Neurology, Seizures

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Juliann W. Allred, M.D.

Juliann Allred is a native of Utah and specializes in general neurology, including the treatment of patients with multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, migraine/headache, stroke, and cognitive dysfunction. She also has an interest in neurogenetics and treats adult patients with neurofibromatoses. Dr. Allred en... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Safdar A. Ansari, M.D.

Dr. Safdar Ansari recently joined the Department of Neurology and Division of Neurocritical Care as an Assistant Professor. Prior to his move to Salt Lake City, Dr. Ansari completed his postgraduate medical training at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He attended medical school at the Aga Khan ... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Critical Care, Neurology, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Susan K. Baggaley, M.S.N., FNP-C, NP-C

Susan Baggaley, MSN, FNP-C is a certified nurse practitioner, seeing patients with complex headache disorders including migraine, cluster, and chronic daily headaches. Susan has over 16 years of specialty headache experience and has been involved in numerous research and clinical drug trials. She also directs a... Read More

Specialties:

Cluster, Family Nurse Practitioner, Headache, Migraine, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

James F. Bale, Jr., M.D.

James F. Bale, Jr., MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, has approximately 30 years of experience as a child neurologist. With advanced training and expertise in neurological infections, Dr. Bale specializes in infections of the nervous system, especially the infections that damage the developing nervous... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Pediatric Neurology (801) 587-7575

Helen Barkan, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Barkan joined the Department of Neurology as an Associate Professor, coming from SUNY Upstate Medical University via Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and Dartmouth University in Hanover, NH.

Her expertise is in sur... Read More

Specialties:

EEG, Epilepsy, Neurology, Pediatric Epilepsy, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

K.C. Brennan, M.D.

K.C. Brennan, MD, recently joined the Department of Neurology as Assistant Professor, treating patients primarily in the Headache Clinic. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Brennan is extensively involved in research examining the basic mechanisms of migraine.... Read More

Specialties:

Cluster, General Neurology, Headache, Migraine, Neurology, Traumatic Brain Injury

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Mark B. Bromberg, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr Mark Bromberg is a Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah. He received a doctoral degree in Neurophysiology from the University of Vermont and his medical degree and his neurology residency training from the University of Michigan. He also completing a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology and ne... Read More

Specialties:

ALS, EMG, General Neurology, Muscular Dystrophy, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200

James B. Burns, M.D.

James Burns, MD has a longstanding research interest in the possible role of T cell autoimmunity in multiple sclerosis (MS). He is also a regular participant in a variety of clinical trials for MS treatments. Dr. Burns currently sits on the Scientific Review Committee for the National MS Society.... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Russell J. Butterfield, M.D., Ph.D.

Russell Butterfield, MD, PhD received his PhD in mammalian genetics, and medical degree from the University of Illinois. He completed his residency training in pediatric neurology at the University of Utah in June 2009. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics, afte... Read More

Specialties:

Muscular Dystrophy, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 587-7575
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton (801) 587-7575
Primary Children's Hospital (801) 587-7575
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200

Gordon J. Chelune, Ph.D.

Dr. Gordon Chelune is a board certified Clinical Neuropsychologist with over 35 years of experience. His clinical interests include behavioral and cognitive disorders associated with neurological conditions such as neurodegenerative disease, multiple sclerosis and epilepsy. Dr. Chelune is particularly interested... Read More

Specialties:

Alzheimer's Disease, Cognitive Disorders, Dementia, Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurology, Neuropsychology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Shari L. Combe, M.P.A.S., PA-C

Shari Combe MPAS, PA-C has over 15 years of clinical experience in Neurology. She worked at Primary Children's Medical Center prior to joining the University of Utah. As a physician assistant, she is involved in the diagnosis, treatment and manangement of seizures and epilepsy. She has expertise in prescribing a... Read More

Specialties:

Epilepsy, Neurology, Physician Assistant

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Autoimmune Neurology, EMG, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology, Neuropathy, Ultrasound

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

L. Dana DeWitt, M.D.

L. Dana DeWitt, MD is Medical Director for the Inpatient Neurology Service at University Hospital. She is also a member of the Brain Attack Team and interprets transcranial Doppler. She has had the honor of receiving awards as Best of Boston Magazine’s Top Docs for Women, Consumers’ Checkbook Top Docs, and Best ... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology, Stroke, Transcranial Dopplers, White Matter Disease

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575
Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Kathleen B. Digre, M.D.

Kathleen B. Digre specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and headache. She evaluates and treats complex visual complaints which can be due to optic nerve or brain disease. Her interests include gender differences in neuro-ophthalmic disorders, pseudotumor cerebri, ischemic optic neuropathy, temporal arteritis, papil... Read More

Specialties:

Cluster, Headache, Migraine, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neurology, Ophthalmology

Locations:

John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Kevin Duff, Ph.D.

Dr. Kevin Duff is a board certified Clinical Neuropsychologist. He conducts comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations in the Cognitive Disorders Clinic, a sub-specialty clinic of the University of Utah Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging and Research (CACIR). These evaluations are key to definitively ... Read More

Specialties:

Alzheimer's Disease, Cognitive Disorders, Dementia, Huntington Disease, Neurology, Neuropsychology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Angela D. Eastvold, Ph.D.

Dr. Angela Eastvold is a clinical neuropsychologist in the General Neurology Division. She performs neuropsychological evaluations on patients with epilepsy, including pre- and post-surgical assessments, and is an integral member of the epilepsy team. Dr. Eastvold also has specialized training in the neuropsycho... Read More

Specialties:

Concussion, Epilepsy, Neurology, Neuropsychology, Traumatic Brain Injury

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Francis M. Filloux, M.D.

Francis Filloux, MD is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children’s Medical Center. He is responsible for administering the Division of Pediatric Neurology and is Program Training Director for the Pediatric Neurology Residency Program. Dr. Fillo... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Psychiatry

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 587-7575
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton (801) 587-7575
Pediatric Neurology (801) 587-7575

Norman L. Foster, M.D.

Dr. Norman Foster is a board certified geriatric neurologist who has specialized in brain imaging and dementing and neurodegenerative diseases for over 30 years. In 2005, Dr. Foster’s passion for improving Alzheimer's care brought him to the University of Utah, where he helped establish the first academic clinic... Read More

Specialties:

Alzheimer's Disease, Cognitive Disorders, Dementia, Geriatric Neurology, Neuroimaging, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 581-4771

Specialties:

ALS, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

John E. Greenlee, M.D.

John E. Greenlee, MD is Professor of Neurology and former Interim Department Chair. His areas of specialty are central nervous system infections, autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system, and stroke. Dr. Greenlee was one of the first individuals to recognize the role of the immune response in causing c... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Infections of the Nervous System, Neurology, Neurovirology, Stroke

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Dustin B. Hammers, Ph.D.

Dr. Dustin Hammers specializes in neuropsychological assessment of neurodegenerative disorders and other neuropsychiatric conditions. His clinical interests include memory disorders and executive decline in the elderly.

... Read More

Specialties:

Cognitive Disorders, Neurology, Neuropsychology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Neurology, Vascular Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Heather A. Hayes, P.T., Ph.D., DPT

Heather Hayes, DPT, NCS, PhD is a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) with advanced certification as a neurologic clinic specialist (NCS). She specializes in the treatment and research of individuals with any neurological disorders, including but not limited to; Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsonsim, ALS, balanc... Read More

Specialties:

ALS, Balance/Vestibular, Geriatrics, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology, Physical Therapy, Stroke

Locations:

Health Profession Education Building (801) 587-9161

Richard D. King, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Richard King sees patients in the Cognitive Disorders Clinic, a sub-specialty clinic of the University of Utah Center for Alzheimer’s Care, Imaging and Research (CACIR) in the Department of Neurology.

D... Read More

Specialties:

Alzheimer's Disease, Behavioral Medicine, Cognitive Disorders, Dementia, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Julia M. Klein, R.N., M.S.N., FNP-C, MScN

Julia Klein, RN, MSN, FNP-C, MSCN is a family nurse practitioner (FNP) for the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Clinic. She started her career at the University of Utah in 1985 as a registered nurse, prior to receiving her master’s degree and FNP license. In addition to providing direct care for the MS population, Julia ... Read More

Specialties:

Family Nurse Practitioner, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Noah Kolb, M.D., B.A.

Clinical

Noah Kolb, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Neuromuscular Division of Neurology at the University of Utah. He cares for patients with neuromuscular disorders, (disease that affect the nerve, muscle ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 587-7575
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9262

Holly K. Ledyard, M.D., M.S.

Dr. Holly Ledyard, Assistant Professor, recently joined the University of Utah Neurosciences Critical Care Unit. Prior to her arrival, Dr. Ledyard was a clinical instructor and an assistant professor of emergency medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, while she also served as a faculty me... Read More

Specialties:

Emergency Medicine, Neuro Critical Care, Neuro Intensive Care, Neurology, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Jennifer Juhl Majersik, M.D., M.S.

Dr. Majersik is an Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah, School of Medicine. After receiving her B.S. in Physics from Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA), she served in the Air Force as a Scientific Analyst at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base National Air Intelligence Center. In 1997, she at... Read More

Specialties:

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, Neurology, Stroke

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Scott Marshall, M.D.

Dr. Marshall entered active duty in the US Army in 2004 and completed his residency in Neurology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in 2007. He began his fellowship in Neurosciences Critical Care at Johns Hopkins University, completing this training in 2009. MAJ Marshall deployed in 2010 as an Intensivist with... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Sarah A. Maulden, M.D.

Dr. Sarah Maulden is Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah and a Medical Informaticist in the Health Informatics Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs. After receiving her BA in Literature from Wheaton College (Wheaton, Illinois), she matriculated with an MD from the University of U... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Stefan M. Pulst, M.D., Dr. med.

Stefan-M. Pulst, MD, Dr med is Professor and Chair of Neurology. His clinical and research interests focus on inherited diseases of the nervous system with an emphasis on spinocerebellar ataxias and Parkinson´s disease.
He received his medical school training at ... Read More

Specialties:

Ataxia, Movement Disorders, Neurogenetics, Neurology, Parkinson's Disease

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

David R. Renner, M.D.

In 2002, Dr. Renner joined the Department of Neurology faculty, where he currently holds a position as an Associate Professor of Neurology. Dr. Renner is the Director of the Adult Neurology Residency Program, the course director for medical school neurosciences (NEUROSCIENCE), and the course master for medical ... Read More

Specialties:

EMG, General Neurology, HIV/AIDS, Movement Disorders, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Stroke

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Awais Riaz, M.D., Ph.D.

Awais Riaz, MD, PhD is the Chief of Epilepsy Division and Director of Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring Services at the University of Utah.

Dr. Awais Riaz received his medical education from King Edward M... Read More

Specialties:

EEG, Epilepsy, Intraoperative Monitoring, Long Term Monitoring, Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

John W. Rose, M.D.

John Rose, MD is Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah and is Chief of Neurology at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Hospital. Dr. Rose and his colleagues investigate diverse aspects of multiple sclerosis (MS), including the immunopathology of MS and related models, the development of new tr... Read More

Specialties:

Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroimmunology, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Thomas Schenkenberg, Ph.D.


Thomas Schenkenberg, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Neurology

Dr. S... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Neurology, Neuropsychology, Psychiatry

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7422

Lauren E. Schrock, M.D.

Lauren E. Schrock, MD joined the Department of Neurology in July 2009. Her clinical interests include movement disorders, with particular focus on dystonia and the surgical management of movement disorders. Dr. Schrock has a special interest in the neurophysiology of basal ganglia-thalamocortical circuits and th... Read More

Specialties:

Botulinum Toxins, Deep Brain Stimulation, Dystonia, Intraoperative Monitoring, Movement Disorders, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

David R. Shprecher, D.O., M.S.C.I

David Shprecher, DO directs the Sleep and Movement Disorders Division within the Department of Neurology. Each of the movement disorders clinic faculty (Drs. Shprecher, Savica, Schrock and Thulin) completed two year movement disorders fellowships. Their training and experience have been focused on evaluation a... Read More

Specialties:

Faint and Fall, Movement Disorders, Neurology, Parkinson's Disease

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

J. Robinson Singleton, M.D.

J. Robinson Singleton, MD is Director of the Neurophysiology Laboratory at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Hospital. He teaches neuromuscular disease diagnosis and electrodiagnostic techniques to neurology, physical medicine, and rehabilitation residents, and has helped train 15 neuromuscular fellows.... Read More

Specialties:

EMG, General Neurology, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200

A. Gordon Smith, M.D.

A. Gordon Smith, MD is Director of the University of Utah’s Peripheral Neuropathy Clinic and Cutaneous Innervation Laboratory. Dr. Smith’s research focuses on peripheral neuropathy associated with early diabetes and metabolic syndrome. He also serves on the board of the Peripheral Nerve Society, the primary inte... Read More

Specialties:

ALS, Botulinum Toxins, Botulism, EMG, Hemifacial Spasm, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Neuromuscular Pathology, Neuropathy, Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200

John D. Steffens, M.D.

John Steffens, MD practices as a general neurologist with special and active clinical focus on multiple sclerosis, neuromuscular diseases, Parkinson’s disease, and other movement disorders. He is currently reducing his outpatient practice in order to focus on clinical resident education and acute neurology as a ... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Neurology, Parkinson's Disease

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Kathryn J. Swoboda, M.D.

Kathy Swoboda, MD directs the Pediatric Motor Disorders Research Program and Neuromuscular Electrodiagnostic Laboratory at Primary Children’s Medical Center. She is also Principal Investigator for the Project Cure SMA Investigator’s Network, an international multi-center clinical research collaboration intended ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurogenetics, Neurology, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-9717
Redstone Health Center (435) 658-9200

Perla C. Thulin, M.D.

Perla C. Thulin, MD, has special expertise and training in the evaluation and treatment of movement disorders, including Parkinson´s disease, essential tremor, chorea, hemifacial spasm, tics, and dystonia, including torticolllis and blepharospasm, and is an expert in the use of Botox and Myobloc.... Read More

Specialties:

Movement Disorders, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Colin B. Van Orman, M.D.

Born and raised in southern Alberta, Canada, Dr. Colin Van Orman attended the University of Lethbridge, Alberta for undergraduate training and then obtained his MD degree from the University of Calgary. Subsequent training in Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology was completed at the University of Calgary and the ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton (801) 587-7575
Pediatric Neurology (801) 587-7575

Judith E. Warner, M.D.

Judith E. A. Warner is a Neurologist with a practice at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah. She is a Clinical Professor at the University of Utah Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and the Department of Neurology. Dr. Warner specializes in Neuro-ophthalmology: the study of the ey... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neurology, Ophthalmology

Locations:

John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Sharon M. Weinstein, M.D., FAAHPM

Sharon M. Weinstein MD, FAAHPM is Chief of Holistic Medicine at the Veterans Administration Salt Lake City Health Care System. She is a Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) physician and investigator, a professor of anesthesiology and adjunct associate professor of neurology and internal medicine (oncology) at the Un... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pain Management, Pain Medicine, Pain Medicine & Palliative Care, Pediatric Palliative Care

Locations:

Huntsman Cancer Hospital (801) 585-0157
VA - Building #1 (801) 582-1565

Jana Wold, M.D.

Dr. Wold is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah, School of Medicine. After receiving her B.S. in Biology from Westmont College (Santa Barbara, CA), she attended medical school at Loma Linda University where she fell in love with the grandiosity of the brain and fascinated by its clinica... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Stroke

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Edward Y. Zamrini, M.D.

Dr. Edward Zamrini is a board certified in Geriatric Neurology and Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry. He has over 24 years of experience in clinical care, education and research for Alzheimer’s and related neurodegenerative diseases.

... Read More

Specialties:

Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, Cognitive Disorders, Geriatric Neurology, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

George M. Zinkhan, M.D.

George Zinkhan, MD evaluates and treats Neurological patients. He treats multiples sclerosis, movement disorders, stroke, headache,
traumatic brain injury, memory disorders, seizure, peripheral neuropathy, muscular disease, and spinal cord injury. ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575
South Jordan Health Center (801) 585-7575

Meghan S. Zorn, PA-C

Meghan Zorn, PA-C is involved in all aspects of the Deep Brain Stimulation Program, including pre-operative patient selection, medication management, intraoperative care, and post-operative programming. Meghan also educates patients, families, students, and clinicians about Deep Brain Stimulation and sees patien... Read More

Specialties:

Movement Disorders, Neurology, Parkinson's Disease, Physician Assistant

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575