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UPMC Neurology Experts

Our physicians specialize in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating the array of neurological conditions and diseases – both common and rare – and have been recognized nationally and internationally for their clinical and research expertise and innovations. Many of our faculty members and staff have national leadership positions on National Institutes of Health advisory or research review committees, and professional societies.

Our experts specialize in:

To make an appointment with one of our UPMC Department of Neurology experts, please call 1-844-322-5545

General Neurology 

Our team of neurologists comprises experts from multiple neurologic sub-specialties, bringing together a wide range of talents, skills, and experiences. This multidisciplinary team works with providers from across UPMC’s specialties to tailor each patient’s experience. They provide advanced care here in Pittsburgh and across the region.

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The UPMC Comprehensive Epilepsy Center is one of the most experienced and advanced epilepsy centers in the county, giving our patients access to clear-cut diagnoses and tailored treatment. We’re a level 4 epilepsy center, the highest ranking by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers

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Movement Disorders

Our experts at the UPMC Comprehensive Movement Disorders Clinic provide advanced, individualized care for the complete range of movement disorders. UPMC’s Movement Disorders Division has been recognized as a Center for Advanced Research by the American Parkinson Disease Association, one of only eight such centers in the U.S.

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Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis 

Neurologists within the UPMC Neuroimmunology & Multiple Sclerosis Center provide treatment for patients at any level of multiple sclerosis severity. They are actively involved in medication research, novel therapies, and cutting-edge clinical trials.

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Headache Medicine 

Our experts at the UPMC Headache Center specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of headaches. Each of our experts has received sub-specialty training and is board-certified in Headache Medicine, giving patients access to the most advanced and effective treatments for all types of headaches. Our goal is to minimize pain and get you back to a headache-free life.

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Neuromuscular Medicine

Neurologists within the UPMC Neuromuscular Disease Center specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, and research of neuromuscular disorders. The ALS Association has designated the UPMC ALS Center as a Certified Treatment Center of Excellence.

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Memory and Cognitive Disorders 

Our memory and cognitive disorder neurologists are experts in the fields of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and frontotemporal disorders. The Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology Division at UPMC works closely with the University of Pittsburgh Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, one of the nation’s leading Alzheimer’s research centers.

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Stroke and Vascular Neurology 

Neurologists and neurosurgeons within the UPMC Stroke Institute are nationally recognized for their excellence in stroke therapy and care. Three of our locations have been awarded Comprehensive Stroke Center certification and eight have been named Primary Stroke Centers. Our experts provide consultation for hundreds of patients yearly through the UPMC Stroke Telemedicine Program.

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Women’s Neurology 

UPMC’s Women’s Neurology Program is one of the few such dedicated programs in the country. The Women's Neurology Division at UPMC experts specialize in understanding the health care needs of women with neurological conditions, helping women manage these conditions during pregnancy and other life events.

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Sleep Medicine

The neurologists within the UPMC Comprehensive Sleep Center are all board-certified in sleep medicine and are experts in the treatment of sleep disorders.