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Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
7 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(2)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shamsha Velani is Excellent. Dr. Velani has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Shamsha Velani, MD is board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology.

  • She has special expertise in 22 areas:
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Concussion
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Evoked Potential Studies
  • Facial Pain
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Movement Disorders
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Polymyositis
  • Primary Headache Disorders
  • Seizure Disorders
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Education & Awards

Dr. Velani graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles.


Affiliations

Dr. Velani has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

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Additional Information
Dr. Shamsha Anwar Velani MD is a female Neurologist, has 7 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology.
Where does Dr. Shamsha A. Velani practice?
Dr. Shamsha Velani has 4 office locations.
Dr. Shamsha Velani practices Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: West Hollywood, CA and Los Angeles, CA.
See Santa Monica Neurologists.