Anita Tipirneni, MD
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Anita Tipirneni, MD

  • Neurology
Santa Monica Neurology | 1801 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100, Santa Monica, CA 90403


Dr. Anita Tipirneni is board certified in Neurology and has particular clinical interests in neurohospitalist care, stroke, and vascular malformations. She has specialized training in intracranial Doppler ultrasound, acute and chronic stroke management, and clinical research. She has advanced skills in Spanish and welcomes the opportunity to interact with Spanish speaking patients.

Dr. Anita Tipirneni completed a bachelor's degree in Neural Science and minored in Chemistry at New York University as an Honors Scholar. She earned her MD at the University at Buffalo, earning Research Honors and completing a fellowship at the National Institute of Health in clinical research. After completing her medical internship at University at Buffalo, she completed residency in Neurology at the University of Miami in a special research track. She then went on to complete both a clinical Vascular Neurology fellowship as well as a National Institute of Health StrokeNet research fellowship at UCLA.




Medical Board Certifications

Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2018
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2016


Vascular Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2017


Neurology, Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2016


Internal Medicine, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine, 2013


MD, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine, 2012

Hospital Affiliations

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Medical Services



  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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