Jeff M. Bronstein, MD, PhD

Jeff M. Bronstein, MD, PhD

Movement Disorders Neurology| Neurology
Primary Location
Westwood Neurology
300 Medical Plaza
B200
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-206-9819

About

Jeff Bronstein received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Berkeley and M.D. and Ph.D. from UCLA as a recipient of the Medical Scientist Training Program Award. He completed a residency in Neurology and fellowship training in Movement Disorders at UCLA. Dr. Bronstein also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in molecular biology before being appointed an Assistant Professor of Neurology. He was later appointed Director of the Movement Disorders Program at UCLA.

His interests and expertise include the management of Parkinson's disease (PD) and other movement disorders, surgical treatment of PD, and developing new therapies for patients.

Dr. Bronstein was recently awarded one of 6 National Parkinson's Disease Centers at the Veterans Administration Medical Center with the goal of furthering research, education and clinical care in the Southwest US. His laboratory studies the cause of PD using cell models and a newly developed zebrafish model. His work supported by the NIH and private foundations.

Dr. Bronstein also directs clinical trials in order to develop new therapies for PD that include transplantation and deep brain stimulation. He has received several awards and is widely published in the field.

Education

Medical Board Certification

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1995

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 1992

Internship

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1989

Degree

UCLA School of Medicine, MD, PhD, 1988

Locations

West Los Angeles

Westwood Neurology

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Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Videos

Parkinson's Disease Update

Research

Awards

  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021
  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2018