Cara L. Siegel, MD

Cara L. Siegel, MD

  • Neurology|
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
UCLA Health Santa Monica Palliative Care | 1245 16th Street, Suite 305, Santa Monica, CA 90404

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Neurology, American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2020

Fellowship

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2021

Residency

Neurology, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, 2020

Internship

Neurology, Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterDepartment of Medicine, 2017

Degree

MD, Jefferson Medical College, 2016

Recognitions

  • Augustus Rose Teaching Award, Department of Neurology, UCLA, 2020
  • Humanism in Medicine Teaching Award, UCLA, 2019
  • Arthur Krieger Award for Excellence in Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, 2016

Locations

UCLA Health Santa Monica Palliative Care

West Los Angeles

Westwood Neurology

Neurology| Movement Disorders Neurology| Epilepsy Neurology +6 more specialties

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Action tremor
Abnormal reflexes
Nervous system disorders

Research

Interests

  • Neuropalliative Care
  • Palliative care for patients with neurologic disease 
  • General neurology 

Recognitions

  • Augustus Rose Teaching Award, Department of Neurology, UCLA, 2020
  • Humanism in Medicine Teaching Award, UCLA, 2019
  • Arthur Krieger Award for Excellence in Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, 2016