Faculty

Chair and Vice Chairs

Mark P. Goldberg, M.D.

Mark P. Goldberg, M.D.

  • Professor; Department Chair
Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

  • Associate Professor; Vice-Chair for Translational Research; Director of TM and NMO Program
Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.

Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Executive Vice Chair; Neurology Residency Program Director

Cognitive and Memory Disorders

Roger N. Rosenberg, M.D.

Roger N. Rosenberg, M.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Cognitive and Memory Disorders
C. Munro Cullum, Ph.D.

C. Munro Cullum, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology; Director of Neuropsychology
Michael D. Devous Sr., Ph.D.

Michael D. Devous Sr., Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Professor
Marc Diamond, M.D.

Marc Diamond, M.D.

  • Professor; Director, Center for Alzheimer's and Neurodegenerative Diseases
Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, M.D., Ph.D.

Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Professor
Joachim Herz, M.D.

Joachim Herz, M.D.

  • Professor of Molecular Genetics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Neuroscience
Diana Kerwin, M.D.

Diana Kerwin, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Laura Lacritz, Ph.D.

Laura Lacritz, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology
Trung Nguyen, M.D., Ph.D.

Trung Nguyen, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Craig M. Powell, M.D., Ph.D.

Craig M. Powell, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Developmental Brain Disorders
Mary Quiceno, M.D.

Mary Quiceno, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor; Director, Memory Disorders Clinic
Robert Ruchinskas, Psy.D

Robert Ruchinskas, Psy.D

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Haley Speed, Ph.D.

Haley Speed, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Instructor
Charlene Supnet, Ph.D.

Charlene Supnet, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Takashi Tarumi

Takashi Tarumi

  • Instructor
Myron Weiner, M.D.

Myron Weiner, M.D.

  • Professor Emeritus
Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Kyle B. Womack, M.D.

Kyle B. Womack, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Rong Zhang, Ph.D.

Rong Zhang, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Neurology and Internal Medicine

Developmental Brain Disorders

Craig M. Powell, M.D., Ph.D.

Craig M. Powell, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Developmental Brain Disorders
Patricia Evans, M.D.

Patricia Evans, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Psychiatry
Sailaja Golla, M.D.

Sailaja Golla, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Psychiatry
Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Steven Paul Sparagana, M.D.

Steven Paul Sparagana, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D.

Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor

Epilepsy

Mark Agostini, M.D.

Mark Agostini, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Director, Neurology Clerkship
Sasha Alick, M.D.

Sasha Alick, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Susan Arnold, M.D.

Susan Arnold, M.D.

  • Professor
Rohit Das, M.D.

Rohit Das, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Hina Dave, M.D.

Hina Dave, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Marisara Dieppa, M.D.

Marisara Dieppa, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Kan Ding, M.D.

Kan Ding, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Alison Dolce, M.D.

Alison Dolce, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Puneet Gupta, M.D.

Puneet Gupta, M.D.

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
Ryan Hays, M.D.

Ryan Hays, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Sleep Lab; Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
Bradley Lega, M.D.

Bradley Lega, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, Psychiatry
Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Ghazala Perven, M.D.

Ghazala Perven, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Rana Said, M.D.

Rana Said, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Program Director, Pediatric Neurology
Deepa Sirsi, M.D.

Deepa Sirsi, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Paul C. Van Ness, M.D.

Paul C. Van Ness, M.D.

  • Adjunct Professor
Rodrigo Zepeda, M.D.

Rodrigo Zepeda, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor

General Neurology

Alison Leston, M.D., Ph.D.

Alison Leston, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor

Headache Medicine

Deborah  I. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

Deborah I. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Headache Medicine
Shin Josh Beh, M.D.

Shin Josh Beh, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Tonia Sabo, M.D.

Tonia Sabo, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Bert Vargas, M.D.

Bert Vargas, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Section Chief, Neurotrauma
John Zuniga, D.M.D

John Zuniga, D.M.D

  • Professor of Surgery, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

Movement Disorders

Richard Dewey Jr., M.D.

Richard Dewey Jr., M.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Movement Disorders
Shilpa Chitnis, M.D., Ph.D.

Shilpa Chitnis, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor; Fellowship Director, Movement Disorders; Associate Residency Program Director
Mustafa Husain, M.D.

Mustafa Husain, M.D.

  • Professor of Psychiatry, Internal Medicine and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics; Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry Division
Pravin Khemani, M.D.

Pravin Khemani, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Neurology Clinic

Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology

Scott Davis, Ph.D.

Scott Davis, Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
Angela Bates Flores, M.D.

Angela Bates Flores, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

  • Associate Professor; Vice-Chair for Translational Research; Director of TM and NMO Program
Nancy L. Monson, Ph.D.

Nancy L. Monson, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Shanan Munoz, M.D.

Shanan Munoz, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Darin Okuda, M.D.

Darin Okuda, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Olaf Stuve, M.D., Ph.D.

Olaf Stuve, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Dallas VA Neurology

Neurocritical Care

Venkatesh Aiyagari, M.D.

Venkatesh Aiyagari, M.D.

  • Professor of Neurological Surgery and Neurology; Section Chief, Neurocritical Care
Stephen Figueroa, M.D.

Stephen Figueroa, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

  • Associate Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Neurocritical Care Service
David McDonagh, M.D.

David McDonagh, M.D.

  • Professor of Anesthesiology & Pain Management, Neurological Surgery, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Roberta Novakovic, M.D.

Roberta Novakovic, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology and Neurology
DaiWai M Olson, Ph.D., RN

DaiWai M Olson, Ph.D., RN

  • Associate Professor
Michael Rubin, M.D.

Michael Rubin, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor

Neuromuscular Disorders

Jeffrey L. Elliott, M.D.

Jeffrey L. Elliott, M.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Neuromuscular Disorders
Stephen Cannon, M.D., Ph.D.

Stephen Cannon, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Professor
Diana Castro, M.D.

Diana Castro, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Sharon P. Nations, M.D.

Sharon P. Nations, M.D.

  • Professor; Director, EMG Laboratory
Lauren Phillips, M.D.

Lauren Phillips, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Jaya R. Trivedi, M.D.

Jaya R. Trivedi, M.D.

  • Professor; Director, Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship
Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.

Steven Vernino, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Executive Vice Chair; Neurology Residency Program Director

Neuro-Oncology

Edward Pan, M.D.

Edward Pan, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Section Chief, Neuro-Oncology
Robert Bachoo, M.D., Ph.D.

Robert Bachoo, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Amyn Habib, M.D.

Amyn Habib, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Elizabeth Maher, M.D., Ph.D.

Elizabeth Maher, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Neurology
Toral Patel, M.D.

Toral Patel, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

Neuro-ophthalmology

Shin Josh Beh, M.D.

Shin Josh Beh, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Deborah  I. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

Deborah I. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Headache Medicine
Robert Hogan, M.D., Ph.D.

Robert Hogan, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurological Surgery, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, Pathology

Neurotrauma

Bert Vargas, M.D.

Bert Vargas, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Section Chief, Neurotrauma
Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, M.D., Ph.D.

Ramon Diaz-Arrastia, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Adjunct Professor
Marisara Dieppa, M.D.

Marisara Dieppa, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Stephen Figueroa, M.D.

Stephen Figueroa, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

  • Associate Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Neurocritical Care Service
Tonia Sabo, M.D.

Tonia Sabo, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Charlene Supnet, Ph.D.

Charlene Supnet, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor

Pediatric Neurology

Berge Minassian, M.D.

Berge Minassian, M.D.

  • Professor; Division Chief
Susan Arnold, M.D.

Susan Arnold, M.D.

  • Professor
Diana Castro, M.D.

Diana Castro, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Lauren Dengle, M.D.

Lauren Dengle, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Alison Dolce, M.D.

Alison Dolce, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Michael Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.

Michael Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Patricia Evans, M.D.

Patricia Evans, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Psychiatry
Sailaja Golla, M.D.

Sailaja Golla, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherapeutics and Psychiatry
Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

Benjamin Greenberg, M.D., M.H.S.

  • Associate Professor; Vice-Chair for Translational Research; Director of TM and NMO Program
Lana Harder, Ph.D.

Lana Harder, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology
Saima Kayani, M.D.

Saima Kayani, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Andrea Lowden, M.D.

Andrea Lowden, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Tonia Sabo, M.D.

Tonia Sabo, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Rana Said, M.D.

Rana Said, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Program Director, Pediatric Neurology
Deepa Sirsi, M.D.

Deepa Sirsi, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Steven Paul Sparagana, M.D.

Steven Paul Sparagana, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Drew Thodeson, M.D.

Drew Thodeson, M.D.

  • Instructor

Sleep Medicine

Gregory Carter, M.D.

Gregory Carter, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Ryan Hays, M.D.

Ryan Hays, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Sleep Lab; Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
Safia Khan, M.D.

Safia Khan, M.D.

  • Instructor
Imran Khawaja, M.D.

Imran Khawaja, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

Benjamin Williams, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor

Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases

Mark D. Johnson, M.D.

Mark D. Johnson, M.D.

  • Associate Professor; Section Chief, Stroke
Meifan Chen

Meifan Chen

  • Instructor
Michael Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.

Michael Dowling, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor
Mehari Gebreyohanns, M.D.

Mehari Gebreyohanns, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Mark P. Goldberg, M.D.

Mark P. Goldberg, M.D.

  • Professor; Department Chair
Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

Christiana E. Hall, M.D., M.S.

  • Associate Professor; Medical Director, Parkland Neurocritical Care Service
Timea Hodics, M.D.

Timea Hodics, M.D.

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
Alejandro Magadan, M.D.

Alejandro Magadan, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Roberta Novakovic, M.D.

Roberta Novakovic, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology and Neurology
Denise Ramirez, Ph.D.

Denise Ramirez, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Ty Shang, M.D., Ph.D.

Ty Shang, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Ann M. Stowe, Ph.D.

Ann M. Stowe, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Yingfei Wang, Ph.D.

Yingfei Wang, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology and Neurology

Dallas VA Neurology

Olaf Stuve, M.D., Ph.D.

Olaf Stuve, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor; Section Chief, Dallas VA Neurology
Elmyra Encarnacion, M.D.

Elmyra Encarnacion, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Amyn Habib, M.D.

Amyn Habib, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
Paul Hurd, M.D.

Paul Hurd, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
Imran Khawaja, M.D.

Imran Khawaja, M.D.

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology and Neurotherapeutics