Dr. Fatta B Nahab MD Neurologist

Dr. Fatta Nahab is a neurologist in La Jolla, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UC San Diego Health System and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Nahab accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 27 doctors at UC San Diego Health System and one of 30 at Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Addiction Medicine, Headache, Neurophysiology

Hospital Affiliation

UC San Diego Health System
Ranked #42 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System

Education & Medical Training

Loma Linda University
Residency, Psychiatry, 2000 - 2001

Loma Linda University
Residency, Neurology, 2001 - 2004

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Class of 2000

National Institutes of Health
Fellowship, Human Motor Control Section, Medical Neurology Branch, 2004 - 2008

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

C9ORF72 Intermediate Repeat Copies Are a Significant Risk Factor for Parkinson Disease.
Nuytemans, K.,Bademci, G.,Kohli, M. M.,Beecham, G. W.,Wang, L.,Young, J. I.,Nahab, F.,Martin, E. R.,Gilbert, J. R.,Benatar, M.,Haines, J. L.,Scott, W. K.,Z├╝chner, S.,Pericak-Vance, M. A.,Vance, J. M.

Octanoic acid in alcohol-responsive essential tremor: a randomized controlled study.
Haubenberger, D.,McCrossin, G.,Lungu, C.,Considine, E.,Toro, C.,Nahab, F. B.,Auh, S.,Buchwald, P.,Grimes, G. J.,Starling, J.,Potti, G.,Scheider, L.,Kalowitz, D.,Bowen, D.,Carnie, A.,Hallett, M.

Validation of digital spiral analysis as outcome parameter for clinical trials in essential tremor.
Haubenberger, D., Kalowitz, D., Nahab, F.B., Toro, C., Ippolito, D., Luckenbaugh, D.A., Wittevrongel, L., Hallett, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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