AboutDr. David Liebeskind, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Neurological Surgery. Dr. Liebeskind is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Stroke Center. He speaks English.
Dr. David Liebeskind has the following 2 specialties
A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.
- Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
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- Alzheimer's Disease
- Migraine Disorder
- Migraine Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Nerve Conduction Studies
Dr. Liebeskind is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
1250 16th St
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood Plz
Los Angeles, CA 90095
- UCLA Stroke Center
- Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Mattel Chldns Hosp. At Ucla
10833 Le Conte Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095
18 Years Experience
New York University
Graduated in 1995
Ucla Medical Center