The Most Experienced Neurosurgery Team in Southern California
When you come to the UCLA Neuromodulation for Movement Disorders and Pain Program for treatment, we deliver more than surgical services. Our multidisciplinary approach means we are dedicated to helping patients through every stage of their treatment: from pre-operative counseling to help you choose the best surgical option to long-term medical management to make sure you continue to enjoy optimal results. We regularly see patients with movement disorders, chronic pain conditions and psychiatric disorders. Our neurosurgeons work closely with a world-renown team of neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, anesthesiologists, and pain management specialists to ensure personalized, compassionate care for every patient.
Our expert neurosurgery team is specialized in:
Ausaf Bari, MD, PhDAssistant Professor (310) 825-5111
Dr. Ausaf Bari specializes in the neurosurgical repair and restoration of brain and nerve function. He has extensive clinical and research experience in the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the treatment of both movement and psychiatric disorders. Dr. Bari's clinical practice includes DBS surgery for Parkinson's disease, tremor, dystonia, depression and OCD. Dr. Bari's research focuses on an interdisciplinary approach to studying the neurobiology underlying movement and psychiatric disorders and expanding the frontiers of neurosurgery to treat those disorders. More >
Movement Disorders Neurology
Krishe Menezes, MD
Kathryn Cross, MD, PhD
Susan Y Bookhemier, PhD
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
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