Specialists, such a neurologists can be difficult to find. Even if you find a Georgia area neurologist, are they a good fit for you? What questions do you ask? A lot of times when in need of a specialist, you do not have the luxury of time on your side. You need to know what your options are in Georgia and fast. Let us do the start of the work for you. Our list of neurologists in Georgia will give you a solid place on finding a doctor that is the right fit for you or your loved one.
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Attaining his bachelor’s degree in chemistry at Emory University, Dr. Wimpey then received his Ph.D. in pharmacology at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. He returned to Emory University to obtain his M.D. from the school of medicine, where he graduated with honors cum laude and is a member of the esteemed Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Wimpey completed his residency at the University of California, San Francisco in the Department of Neurology. Crossing the country once again, Dr. Wimpey became a Fellow in clinical neurophysiology/sleep medicine at Duke University in Durham, NC. Dr. Wimpey is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Callaghan, who’s been specializing in neurological medicine since the late 1980’s, became fascinated with the brain in medical school. While working on his neuromuscular fellowship at the Medical College of Virginia in the early 1990’s, he was inspired by a pair of Neuromuscular specialist mentors who had different styles but had a strong commonality. Staying at the top of his game, he says, means keeping abreast of these breakthroughs. A veracious reader of medical research, Dr. Callaghan regularly devours neurology and neuromuscular journals. He finds great value in attending the annual meetings of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr. Callaghan is a board-certified member of the former and a fellow of the latter.
Dr. Pitts earned his M.D. at the University of Nebraska in Omaha, NE. Finding his true calling in Neurology, Dr. Pitts served his Residency also at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, and then completed a Fellowship in Neurophysiology with an emphasis on Electromyography at the same location. Dr. Pitts’ main interest lies in working with neuromuscular disease and its treatment.
Dr. Hughes joined Neurological Associates of Augusta in 1992. Dr. Hughes graduated from Pennsylvania State University and Jefferson Medical College. He completed an Internal Medicine Internship at Medical Center of Delaware followed by Neurology Residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He did a Neuromuscular/EMG Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Hughes is board certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Valadi is a Neurologist, board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He had his Residency at Vascular Neurology Residency Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Ga.
Dr. Hemphill is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine and did his residency training in neurology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he did a research fellowship in movement disorders and was Assistant Professor of Neurology. In addition, he studied bioethics as a Rockefeller Fellow at Harvard University and received an MBA from Emory University. He is Board Certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology.
Dr. Bashinski attended college and medical school at Tulane University followed by an Internal Medicine internship at Baylor University before returning to Tulane to complete his residency in Neurology. Dr. Bashinski founded Neurological Associates of Augusta in 1983.
A native of Atlanta, Dr. Sanders graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania before attending medical school at Emory University. He completed his neurology residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City and then completed a fellowship in neuromuscular disease at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco prior to joining Atlanta Neurology in 1992. Dr. Sanders is board-certified in Neurology and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Dr. Lacayo is a board-certified Neurologist trained in Georgia. Dr. Lacayo earned his MD at Medical College of Georgia. Following medical school, Dr. Lacayo completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. Dr. Lacayo was long intrigued with the complexity of the human brain and nervous system and pursued a Neurology Residency at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. For a three year tour, Dr. Lacayo (Major) practiced Neurology in the US Air Force, assigned to the 3rd Wing, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska. He was instrumental in establishing the first Sleep Clinic in the Pacific Air Command. In July 2011, Dr. Lacayo combined his love for Neurology and his love for the people and state of Georgia and returned home to create Alcovy Neurology, PC featuring up to date neurological expertise and enhanced technological access for patients. Dr. Lacayo seeks to foster a two way relationship with all his patients and to provide personal care.
Dr. Gwynn graduated from the University of Virginia Medical School and, in 1988, completed his residency at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He then returned to the University of Virginia for his neurology residency. Dr. Gwynn is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Neurology, has a special interest in movement disorders, and has developed a special expertise in the use of botulinum toxin (Botox). He is known professionally as a leader in this field in the Southeastern United States.