The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Sima Nekoui Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Sima Nekoui has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    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.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

Board Certifications

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electromyography
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Stroke
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Nekoui is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Downey Medical Center

    9333 Imperial Hwy
    Downey, CA 90242

  • Bellflower Medical Center

    9542 Artesia Blvd
    Bellflower, CA 90706

  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Bellflower

    9400 Rosecrans Ave
    Bellflower, CA 90706

  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • The University of Texas at Galveston

    Graduated in 1992

  • Nearby Doctors

    Dr. Sima Nekoui is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Downey, CA.

  • Dr. David Kliger

    Psychiatry, Neurology

    Downey, CA 0 mi

    5.0
    (2)
    29
  • Dr. Celine Robinson

    Child Neurology, Neurology, Pediatrics

    Downey, CA 0 mi

    5.0
    (6)
    9
  • Dr. William Miller

    Neurology, Psychiatry

    Downey, CA 0 mi

    5.0
    (4)
    23