The Department of Neurology - dedicated to outstanding clinical care, education, and research

The UC Davis Department of Neurology conducts clinical research and provides diagnosis and treatment for adults and children with a variety of neurological disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, epilepsy, movement disorders including Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases, tremor, dystonia, multiple sclerosis, neuromuscular conditions, headache, and sleep disorders.

Midtown ClinicThe Neurology Clinic is located at the new Midtown Ambulatory Care Center at 3160 Folsom Boulevard in Sacramento.  (Map and directions)

In addition to practicing general neurology, our faculty includes leading experts with advanced training and experience in the following subspecialties:

DeCarlid
Charles DeCarli, M.D. 
Clinical Professor
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Center
Director, IDeA Laboratory
Farias Sarah Farias, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Johnson David K. Johnson, M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor

Ingrid Kwee, M.D.
Professor
VA Northern California Health Care System

Meyer Oanh Meyer, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Mungus
Dan Mungas, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Associate Director
Alzheimer's Disease Center
Oliochney John Olichney, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Ng Kwan Ng, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Vascular Neurology
Kevin Keenan, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Yee Alan Yee, D.O.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Dayananthan Joshua Dayananthan, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Duffy Alexandra Duffy, D.O.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Neurology Residency Program
Farias Sarah Farias, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Malhado-Chang Norika Malhado-Chang, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Kiarash Shahlaie, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
Co-Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Program
Vicki Wheelock, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Huntington's Disease Center of Excellence
Zhang Lin Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Co-Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Program

Kantameni Trishna Kantamneni, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Pediatric Epilepsy
Kiran Kanth, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Kennedy Jeffrey Kennedy, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor

Katherine Park, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor

Palak Parikh, M.D.
Staff Physician

Seyal Masud Seyal, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Director, EEG Laboratory
Craig Watson, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Andrew Oh, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Elizabeth Ekpo, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Lenaerts Marc Lenaerts, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Outpatient Neurology
Shweta Teckchandani, M.D.
Staff Physician

Dayananthan Joshua Dayananthan, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Duffy Alexandra Duffy, D.O.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Neurology Residency Program
Malhado-Chang Norika Malhado-Chang, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Vicki Wheelock, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Huntington's Disease Center of Excellence
Zhang Lin Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Medical Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Program

Mustafa K. Ansari, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Michelle Apperson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Program
Maselli Ricardo Maselli, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, EMG Laboratory
Richman David Richman, M.D.
Clinical Professor

Ryan Martin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Lara Zimmermann, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Maselli Ricardo Maselli, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, EMG Laboratory
Oliva Tong, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Xiong Ge Xiong, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Chan
Assistant Clinical Professor
Farias
Clinical Professor
Meyer
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Adjunct Professor
VA, Northern California Health Care System

Benko
Associate Clinical Professor
Chang
Clinical Professor
Kantamneni
Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Pediatric Epilepsy
Liang
Assistant Clinical Professor

Assistant Clinical Professor
Assistant Clinical Professor

Michael A. Rogawski, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
Director, Center for Neurotherapeutics Discovery and Development
Diane Swick, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
VA, Northern California Health Care System

Nina F. Dronkers, Ph.D.
Center for Mind and Brain
VA Northern California Health Care System

Takayuki Ito, M.D., Ph.D.
Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine

Dan Mungas, Ph.D.
Alzheimer's Disease Center

Diane Swick, Ph.D.
Center for Mind and Brain
VA Northern California Health Care System

H. William Bonekat, D.O.
Professor Emeritus, Internal Medicine

John L. Keltner, M.D.
Professor, Opthalmology

Kiarash Shahlaie, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
Co-Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Program

Kathleen Baynes, Ph.D. Karen Sigvardt, Ph.D.
Constance Bowe, M.D. Barry Tharp, M.D.
Pierre Dreyfus, M.D. Piero Verro, M.D.
Robert Fairclough, Ph.D. Nazhiyath Vijayan, M.D.
Bruce Reed, Ph.D. David Woods, Ph.D.
R.P. Scobey, M.D.

Loren Alving, M.D. Shawn Kile, M.D.
Ryan Armour, D.O. Kimberly Miller, Ph.D.
Erin Bigler, Ph.D. Manoj Mittal, M.D., MSc
Dani Binegar, Ph.D. June Yu Paltzer, Ph.D.
William Cahill, M.D. Richard Riemer, M.D.
Leo Chen, M.D.