Bruce H. Dobkin, MD

Bruce H. Dobkin, MD

Neurorehabilitation| Neurology
Primary Location
Westwood Neurology
300 Medical Plaza
Suite B200
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-794-7491

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1979

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine; NPI, 1977

Internship

UCLA School of Medicine, 1974

Degree

Temple University School of Medicine, MD, 1973

Recognition

Locations

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Stroke rehabilitation
Gait therapies
Spinal cord injury rehabilitation
Statin myopathy
Unsteady gait
Traumatic brain injury
Paraplegia
Myelopathy
Hemiparesis

Research

Interests

  • Recovery of motor function after brain or spinal cord injury/disease; improve walking and use of affected arm
  • Neurological rehabilitation

Publications

Link to Dr. Dobkin's PubMed publications

Over 150 peer-reviewed journal articles.

Books

Brain Matters: Stories of a Neurologist and His Patients, Crown Publ, 1986

The Clinical Science of Neurologic Rehabilitation, Oxford University Press, 2003

Awards

  • Super Doctors® Southern California 2022
  • Honorary member of the Royal College of Physicians, London, for lifetime achievement in neurorehabilitation