Dr. Ai Sakonju MD Neurologist

Dr. Ai Sakonju is a neurologist in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Primary Children's Medical Center and University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics. She received her medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. She is one of 16 doctors at Primary Children's Medical Center and one of 42 at University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

Primary Children's Medical Center

University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 2002 - 2004

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Child Neurology, 2004 - 2007

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Compound muscle action potential and motor function in children with spinal muscular atrophy.
Lewelt, A., Krosschell, K. J., Scott, C., Sakonju, A., Kissel, J. T., Crawford, T. O., Acsadi, G., D'anjou, G., Elsheikh, B., Reyna, S. P., Schroth, M. K., Maczulski, J. A., Stoddard, G. J., Elovic, E., Swoboda, K. J.

Aicardi syndrome mimicking intrauterine hydrocephalus.
Muthugovindan, D., Kossoff, E. H., Sakonju, A., Johnston, M. V.

Case 17: sudden paralysis in a boy with headaches.
Sakonju, A., Huffman, J., Singer, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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