Pegah Afra, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Dr. Afra is an Associate Professor of Neurology and Program Director of Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy Fellowship Programs in University of Utah’s Department of Neurology. She focuses her practice on diagnosis and treatment of adults and adolescents with seizures and epilepsy. Her interests include treatment of intractable epilepsies includi... Read More

Juliann W. Allred, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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 enjoys teaching medical students and re... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Safdar A. Ansari, MD

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 University in Karachi, Pakistan; wher... 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, FNP-BC, MSN

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Susan Baggaley, APRN, is a certified family nurse practitioner, seeing patients with complex headache disorders including migraine, cluster, and chronic daily headaches. Susan has over 25 years of specialty headache experience and has been involved in numerous research and clinical drug trials. She is Vice Chair of Clinical Operations, Ambulatory C... Read More

K.C. Brennan, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

K.C. Brennan, MD, is a clinician scientist who specializes in the treatment of headache. disorders. His lab studies the basic mechanisms of migraine and post-traumatic headache.... Read More

Mark B. Bromberg, MD, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

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 completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular diseases at the University o... Read More

James B. Burns, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

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.... Read More

Specialties:

General Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Russell J. Butterfield, MD, PhD

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, after completing a fellowship in neuromus... Read More

Specialties:

Muscular Dystrophy, Neurology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-213-3599
Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building 801-213-3599
Shriners Hospital for Children
Pediatric Neurology
801-536-3500

Gordon J. Chelune, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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 in memory disorders, such as Alzheim... Read More

Shari L. Combe, MPAS, PA-C

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Shari Combe MPAS, PA-C has over 20 years of clinical experience in child and general Neurology. She worked at Primary Children's Medical Center prior to joining the University of Utah, in August of 2012. As a physician assistant, she is involved in the diagnosis, treatment and manangement of seizure disorders or epilepsy. She has expertise in presc... Read More

Specialties:

Epilepsy, Neurology, Physician Assistant

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center
EEG & Epilepsy Services
801-585-7575

Melissa Cortez, DO

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Melissa Cortez, DO is a neurologist who has specialized expertise in neurological diseases affecting the autonomic nervous system (Autonomic Neurology), as well as Multiple Sclerosis (MS). She is board certified in neurology and clinical neurophysiology (EMG, nerve conduction studies, evoked potentials, and autonomic testing). Dr. Cortez is the Dir... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

L. Dana DeWitt, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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 Doctors in America 2005-2008.... Read More

Deanna L. DiBella, PT

Deanna DiBella is a physical therapist in the Muscular Dystophy and Neurology clinics. She sees both pediatric and adults individuals. Additionally, Deanna is part of the Utah Program for Inherited Neuromuscular Disorders (UPIN). As part of the UPIN team, she is conducts research into the disease progression of neuromuscular diseases and she is an ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Physical Therapy

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Kathleen B. Digre, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and headache and practices at the John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City. She evaluates and treats complex visual complaints which can be due to optic nerve or brain disease. Dr. Digre sees patients with complex neuro-ophthalmic disorders such as papilledema, photophobi... Read More

Kevin Duff, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.3

4.3 out of 5

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 diagnosing memory disorders such as Alzheime... Read More

Francis M. Filloux, MD

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. Filloux is a general child neurologist who... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Psychiatry

Locations:

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building 801-213-3599
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton 801-213-3599

Norman L. Foster, MD

Patient Rating:

4.5

4.5 out of 5

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 in the Intermountain West devoted to... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center
Cognitive Disorders Clinic
801-581-4771

Summer Gibson, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Gibson is a Utah native. She attended Rice University where she earned her BA in biology and then received her MD from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. At that point she returned to Utah where she completed her residency training in Neurology, in her last year she was nominated a co-chief. During her residency she d... Read More

John E. Greenlee, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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 central nervous system injury in patie... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Dustin B. Hammers, PhD

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.Dr. Hammers conducts comprehensive neuropsychological and tele-neuropsychological evaluations in the Cognitive Disorders Clinic, a ... Read More

Specialties:

Cognitive Disorders, Neurology, Neuropsychology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center
Cognitive Disorders Clinic
801-585-7575

Peter Hannon, MD

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Peter Hannon, MD is an assistant professor of neurology at the University of Utah in the division of Vascular Neurology. He received his undergraduate degree in fine arts at Rice University and obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine. He completed neurology residency and a vascular neurology fellowship at the University of Uta... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Telestroke, Vascular Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Heather A. Hayes, PT, PhD, 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, balance and vestibular disorders.... 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, MD, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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. Dr. King’s clinical interests focus on early diagnosis and interventions for those suffering from Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorder... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center
Cognitive Disorders Clinic
801-585-7575

Julia M. Klein, RN, MSN, FNP-C, MScN

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

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 is involved in several clinical trial... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Physician Assistant

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Holly K. Ledyard, MD, MS

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 member for the Greater Cincinnati North... 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, MD, MS

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

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 attended medical school at University o... Read More

Sarah A. Maulden, MD

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 Utah in 1998. She completed an intern... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Ligia Onofrei, MD

Dr. Ligia Onofrei is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Utah, in the Neuromuscular division. She completed her Neurology residency training as well as her Neuromuscular training at the University of Utah. In addition to the treatment and evaluation of neuromuscular disorders, Dr. Onofrei has a special interest in degenerative ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-213-3200
South Jordan Health Center 801-213-4500

Ben Ostler, OT

Ben Ostler, MS, OTR/L works at the University of Utah Sugarhouse Community Rehab Services. Ben is a graduate of the University of Utah with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in occupational therapy, with an additional background using computer-aided drafting technology. He specializes in treating people with neurological disorders, cardiovascular co... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Occupational Therapy

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Stefan M. Pulst, MD, 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 Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover (Germany) and at Harvard Medical School, Boston. Aft... Read More

David R. Renner, MD

Patient Rating:

5.0

5.0 out of 5

In 2002, Dr. Renner joined the Department of Neurology faculty, where he currently holds a position as an Associate Professor of Neurology and a diplomate of tropical medicine and infectious disease. Dr. Renner is the course director for medical school neurosciences (Brain and Behavior). Dr. Renner is very active in teaching and mentoring, and ha... Read More

Awais Riaz, MD, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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 Medical University in Lahore Pakistan. He completed his Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology at the Southern Illinois University in Springfield, ... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

John W. Rose, MD

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

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 treatments for MS, early disease detect... Read More

Specialties:

Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroimmunology, Neurology

Locations:

Imaging and Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

Ishwara Raghu Prashanth Sankara, MD, MPH

Dr.Sankara finished his M.B.B.S from Osmania Medical College, India. He migrated to the United States in 2001. He obtained Masters degree in Public Health (MPH) from Wichita State University. Subsequently, he completed his residency in Internal Medicine from University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Montgomery Health Campus and his fellowship in N... Read More

Specialties:

Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, General, Neuro Critical Care, Neurology, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Jeanette Sherman, APRN

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Specialties:

Neurology

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575

J. Robinson Singleton, MD

Patient Rating:

4.6

4.6 out of 5

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. Dr. Singleton also serves on the Cen... Read More

A. Gordon Smith, MD, FAAN

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

A. Gordon Smith, MD, FAAN, is Professor of Neurology and Vice Chair for Research at the University of Utah, where he also serves as Chief of the Division of Neuromuscular Medicine and director of the Jack H. Petajan EMG Laboratory and the Cutaneous Nerve Laboratory. Smith is a graduate of the University of Virginia and the Mayo Medical School. He c... Read More

John D. Steffens, MD

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

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 neurohospitalist. In addition, Dr. St... Read More

Perla C. Thulin, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

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, MD

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 University of Utah. After almost two... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Pediatric Neurology

Locations:

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building 801-213-3599
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton 801-213-3599
St. Vincent Healthcare
Pediatric Neurology
406-237-5300

Judith E. Warner, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

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 eye as it relates to the brain. She eva... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neurology, Ophthalmology

Locations:

John A. Moran Eye Center 801-581-2352

Sharon M. Weinstein, MD, 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 University of Utah Health Sciences Cent... 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, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Jana Wold, MD is an Associate Professor of Neurology and board certified in Neurology and Stroke. Her inpatient clinical practice includes evaluating and treating acute stroke patients in the hospital and emergency department as part of the Brain Attack team, and over the camera through the use of telemedicine. Her outpatient practice involves seei... Read More

George Zinkhan, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

George Zinkhan, MD evaluates and treats Neurological patients. He is board-certified in Neurology and Headache Medicine. He takes care of people with migraine, headachce, multiples sclerosis, Parkinson disease, movements disorders, stroke, traumatic brain injury, memory disorders, seizure, peripheral neuropathy, 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

Patient Rating:

4.9

4.9 out of 5

Meghan Zorn, PA-C, is a Physician Assistant, seeing patients with movement disorders. She has expertise in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, Multiple System Atrophy, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, Essential Tremor and Huntington’s disease. She has extensive experience with Deep Brain Stimulation for the treatment of ... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Imaging & Neurosciences Center 801-585-7575