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About Dr. Amytis Towfighi

Dr. Amytis Towfighi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Downey, CA. She has 16 years of experience. Her specialties include Vascular Neurology, Neurology and Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Amytis Towfighi is Good. Dr. Amytis Towfighi has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Amytis Towfighi is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Rancho Los Amigos National Rehab Center

7601 Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242
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Specialties

Dr. Amytis Towfighi has the following 3 specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Amytis Towfighi has the following 8 expertise

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Amytis Towfighi is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Education

    16 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Rancho Los Amigos National Rehab Center, 7601 Imperial Hwy, Downey, CA

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