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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shamsha Velani is Good. Dr. Velani has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

  • She has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Concussion
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Evoked Potential Studies
  • Facial Pain
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
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Education & Awards

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


Dr. Velani has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

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Additional Information
Dr. Shamsha Anwar Velani MD is a female Neurologist, has 8 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology.
Where does Dr. Shamsha A. Velani practice?
Dr. Shamsha Velani has 3 office locations.
Dr. Shamsha Velani practices Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology near Los Angeles, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Santa Monica, CA.
See Los Angeles Neurologists.