Mary C. Mayo, MD

Mary C. Mayo, MD

Movement Disorders Neurology| Neurology
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Santa Monica Neurology
1801 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 100
Santa Monica, California 90403


English, French, Spanish


Medical Board Certification

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2014


Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, 2016
Movement Disorders, UCLA School of Medicine, 2016


Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2014


Internal Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, 2011


MD, Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Vocal tremor
Volitional tremor
Intention tremor
Essential tremor
Corticobasal degeneration



Movement Disorders: Parkinson's Disease/atypical Parkinsonian disorders including Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Corticobasal Syndrome (CBS, CBD), and Multiple Systems Atrophy (MSA)

Dementia: Alzheimer's Disease (AD), Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD), Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB, LBD)


Link to complete list of publications >

  1. Atypical central neurocytoma with metastatic craniospinal dissemination: a case report. Nayyar M, Mayo MC, Shiroishi M, Commins D, Liu CY, Go JL, Kim PE, Zee CS, Law M, Lerner A. Clin Imaging. 2016 Nov - Dec;40(6):1108-1111. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2016.06.004. PMID:27450443
  2. Hypocretin Deficiency Associated with Narcolepsy Type 1 and Central Hypoventilation Syndrome in Neurosarcoidosis of the Hypothalamus. Mayo MC, Deng JC, Albores J, Zeidler M, Harper RM, Avidan AY. J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Sep 15;11(9):1063-5. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.5028. PMID:25979096
  3. Dementia with Lewy bodies. Mayo MC, Bordelon Y. Semin Neurol. 2014 Apr;34(2):182-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1381741. Review. PMID:24963677
  4. Behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia with corticobasal degeneration pathology: phenotypic comparison to bvFTD with Pick's disease. Rankin KP, Mayo MC, Seeley WW, Lee S, Rabinovici G, Gorno-Tempini ML, Boxer AL, Weiner MW, Trojanowski JQ, DeArmond SJ, Miller BL. J Mol Neurosci. 2011 Nov;45(3):594-608. doi: 10.1007/s12031-011-9615-2. PMID:21881831
  5. Clinicopathological correlations in corticobasal degeneration. Lee SE, Rabinovici GD, Mayo MC, Wilson SM, Seeley WW, DeArmond SJ, Huang EJ, Trojanowski JQ, Growdon ME, Jang JY, Sidhu M, See TM, Karydas AM, Gorno-Tempini ML, Boxer AL, Weiner MW, Geschwind MD, Rankin KP, Miller BL. Ann Neurol. 2011 Aug;70(2):327-40. doi: 10.1002/ana.22424. PMID:21823158
  6. Relationship of glioblastoma multiforme to neural stem cell regions predicts invasive and multifocal tumor phenotype. Lim DA, Cha S, Mayo MC, Chen MH, Keles E, VandenBerg S, Berger MS. Neuro Oncol. 2007 Oct;9(4):424-9. PMID:17622647
  7. Genetic aberrations in gliomatosis cerebri. Ware ML, Hirose Y, Scheithauer BW, Yeh RF, Mayo MC, Smith JS, Chang S, Cha S, Tihan T, Feuerstein BG.Neurosurgery. 2007 Jan;60(1):150-8; discussion 158. PMID:17228264
  8. Diffusion-weighted MR imaging abnormalities in pediatric patients with surgically-treated intracranial mass lesions. Smith JS, Lin H, Mayo MC, Bannerjee A, Gupta N, Perry V, Cha S. J Neurooncol. 2006 Sep;79(2):203-9. PMID:16598419
  9. Serial diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in cases of glioma: distinguishing tumor recurrence from postresection injury. Smith JS, Cha S, Mayo MC, McDermott MW, Parsa AT, Chang SM, Dillon WP, Berger MS. J Neurosurg. 2005 Sep;103(3):428-38. PMID:16235673