Dr. Amir Arain MD Neurologist

Dr. Amir Arain is a neurologist in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Dow Medical College and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Arain accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 47 doctors at Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Neurophysiology

Hospital Affiliation

Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics
Ranked #36 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Mc Laren Regional Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994–1995

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Neurology, 1995–1998

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1998–2000

Dow Medical College
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Clinical Neurophysiology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

TN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Tiagabine-induced stupor in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: Nonconvulsive status epilepticus or encephalopathy?
Azar, N. J.,Bangalore-Vittal, N.,Arain, A.,Abou-Khalil, B. W.

Surgical trial investigating nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux and sleep (STINGERS).
Cohen, J. A., Arain, A., Harris, P. A., Byrne, D. W., Holzman, M. D., Sharp, K. W., Richards, W. O.

Resting functional MRI with temporal clustering analysis for localization of epileptic activity without EEG.
Morgan, V. L., Price, R. R., Arain, A., Modur, P., Abou-Khalil, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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