Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Neurology and Sleep Medicine

ID: 736744 Florida, USA

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Expert is a Harvard-trained neurologist with special expertise in the areas of behavioral neurology and sleep medicine. He is a cognitive neurologist with sub-specialties in behavioral neurology (such as Alzheimer's), sleep medicine, headaches, and epilepsy. Expert is currently an Attending Neurologist, and holds the prestigious Ray Brandywine Murphy, Jr Distinguished Research Chair in Alzheimer's Disease. He is also serving as the Director of the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Florida. Expert is a renowned expert in his field.

With a rich background in neurological care, Expert previously served as the Director of the Sleep Wake Disorders Center at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical School. His extensive training in neurology and sleep medicine at the Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Children's Hospital program has honed his expertise to deliver exceptional care and research advancements.

His research interests lie in Sleep Disorders, Headaches, Memory Disorders, Alzheimer's, Disease, ADHD, Back and Neck Pain, Numbness and Pain of the Arms and Legs, Head Injuries, and Neurologic problems of Musicians and Athletes. He earned his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in 1997. Expert completed his internship at Oregon Health & Science University in 1998 and his residency at Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in 2001. He completed his fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in 2002.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2002 Degree: Fellowship Subject: Neurophysiology and Sleep Medicine Institution: Harvard Medical School / Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Year: 2001 Degree: Residency Subject: Neurology Institution: Harvard Medical School / Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Year: 1998 Degree: Internship Subject: Neurology Institution: Oregon Health Sciences University
Year: 1997 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: Northwestern University Medical School
Year: 1993 Degree: MSt Subject: Religious History Institution: Oxford University / St Cross College
Year: 1992 Degree: BA Subject: Molecular and Cell Biology Institution: University of California at Berkeley

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2019 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Attending physician/Director for Brain Health Department: Neurology
- Director of behavioral neurology and memory disorder. Outpatient general neurology and behavioral/memory disorders.
- Ward attending on neurology in patient and consultation service.
- Responsible for patient care and teaching residents.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2011 to 2019 Employer: Sunrise Medical Group Title: Attending physician Department: Neurology
- Attending physician in neurology and sleep medicine. Outpatient and inpatient practice.
- Procedures include EEG, EMG/NCS, lumbar puncture, sleep studies, joint injections, Botox for migraines and blepharospasm, and skin punch biopsy.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2006 to 2013 Employer: Memorial Hospital Pembroke Title: Chair Department: Neurology
Had busy inpatient service of the hospital. Administrative responsibilities for hospital and department.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2003 to 2005 Employer: Cornell University / New York - Presbyterian Hospital Title: Director of Sleep Wake Disorders Center Department: Department of Psychiatry
- Saw numerous patients with sleep disorders, teaching residents, medical students. Lectured nationally.
- Led a multidisciplinary team of physicians in the treatment of complex sleep and neurologic disorders, as well participating in clinical research trials.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2002 to 2003 Employer: Crystal Run Healthcare Title: Attending neurologist Department: Neurology
- Started and established large neurology practice for a multispecialty group in upstate New York. Inpatient and outpatient.
- Involved with diagnosis and treatment of people with complex neurologic problems as well as neurophysiologic testing.

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications
Medical License - Florida.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Board-certified in Neurology.
American Board of Sleep Medicine.
Professional Appointments
Cornell University, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, New York. Instructor of Neurology, Department of Psychiatry. July, 2004 – February, 2006
Harvard University, Harvard Medical School. Boston, MA. Clinical Fellow in Neurology. June, 1998 – July, 2002
Cleveland Clinic. Weston, FL. Attending physician in Neurology and Sleep Medicine. April 2019 – Present.
Memorial Pembroke Hospital. Pembroke Pines, FL. Attending physician in Neurology and Sleep Medicine. 2006-2016.
Memorial West Hospital. Pembroke Pines, FL. Attending physician in Neurology. Stroke Council. 2006-2016.
Memorial Regional Hospital. Hollywood, FL. Attending Physician in Neurology. 2006- 2016.
Memorial Miramar Hospital. Miramar, FL. Attending Physician in Neurology. Director of Sleep Laboratory, 2006-2008.
New York – Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, NY and White Plains, NY. Attending Physician. 2004-2006.
Horton Medical Center, Middletown, NY. Attending Physician in Neurology. 2002-2004.
Arden Hill Hospital, Goshen, NY. Attending Physician in Neurology. 2002-2004

Awards / Recognition
Castle-Connolly. Americas Top Doctors. Neurology (7 years)
Publications and Patents Summary
Publications: 11
Abstracts & Academic Presentations: 18
TV Appearances: 6
Radio Appearances: 2
Newspaper Features: 9
Magazine Features: 6
Website Features: 5

Fields of Expertise

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