neurology

We would like to recognize our Neurologist, Dr. Shawn Hussain. We first met Dr. Hussain back in 2010 when our then 5-year-old daughter, Natalie was first diagnosed with epilepsy. Dr. Hussain was one of the main Neurologists working to find the [...]
By natalie04 • March 30, 2017
The one reason I like about UCLA is that my kidney transplant doctors and my neurologists are the best I ever had throughout the years. They do everything they can to help me out and make me feel comfortable in any away they can. The nurses are the [...]
By guzman200131 • March 23, 2017
Hello! To be honest I have so many Doctors to thank. I have been an inpatient at UCLA four times in the last 11 months. I have two ongoing conditions, one being a GI disease and I must thank Dr. Kevin Ghassemi for my diagnosis. After suffering for [...]
By Linda Pita • March 23, 2017
Americans seem more polarized than ever when it comes to their political beliefs, a division brought into sharp relief during the 2016 presidential election and its aftermath. That worries Dr. Mario Mendez, a professor in residence of neurology and psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences [...]
By Leigh Hopper • March 20, 2017
More than 100 well-wishers gathered April 13 at a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony for UCLA Operation Mend’s [...]
By Meg Sullivan • April 22, 2016
Some people suffer for years from rare neurological diseases that have no known cause and, accordingly, few clear treatment choices. Those causes could become easier to diagnose – if doctors had the right tool. Some UCLA researchers say that they already do. Using a state-of-the-art genetic test -- [...]
By Kim Irwin • April 8, 2016
https://youtu.be/VQ6TCM7jlus Severe bumps to the head can happen during sports practice, kids’ play dates and even household accidents. Knowing when to seek care for head injuries can mean the difference between a full recovery and a lifelong disability or death. Dr. Paul Vespa, director of
By Elaine Schmidt • April 8, 2016
Hi my is name Jonathan I am kidney transplant of 20 years my kidney transplant drs r awesome and amazing doctors in the world They have done amazing things in my life in so many surgeries I had sense 1993 though the years I went say thank you for my [...]
By guzman200131 • March 30, 2016
Parker was born July 10, 2012 in Bakersfield CA, a seemingly healthy baby boy. Though he was 5 weeks premature, we were told he was perfectly fine, and would not require NICU care. After about 72 hours, Parker's health began to decline, requiring him to be air-lifted to UCLA when [...]
By loriharris7_bv • January 11, 2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50R9kypMKO4   John Paul Jr.'s Ultimate Winning Race At one time, John Paul Jr. was among the nation's top professional race car drivers. But in 2001 he had to retire from racing when he noticed that his car would not respond the way he thought his hands and feet [...]
By uclahealth • December 16, 2010