Dr. Korak Sarkar MD Neurologist

Dr. Korak Sarkar is a neurologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek. He received his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 6 years. He is one of 22 doctors at John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek who specialize in Neurology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Bengali.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Clinical Interests: Traumatic Brain Injury, Translational Research, Mobile Health, Stroke

Hospital Affiliation

John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Bengali

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Davis
Residency, Neurology, 2009–2012

Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2008–2009

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 2008

University California, San Diego School of Medicine
Other Training, 2008

The Johns Hopkins University
Other Training, Neuroscience B.A., Biomedical Engineering B.A., Math Sciences B.S., 2003

Awards, Honors & Recognition

AAN Founder’s Award for Clinical and Translational Research, AAN
2013

Founder’s Award for Clinical and Translational Research, American Academy of Neurology
2013

Donald M. Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum Advisor, American Academy of Neurology
2013

Young Investigator Award, California Neurological Society-AAN
2012

2012 AAN Donald M. Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum Advocate, AAN
2012

Excellence in Research Award, UC Davis Department of Neurology
2012

Young Investigator Award, California Neurological Society
2012

Czech Duck Scholarship, UCSD Department of Neurosurgery
2007

Medical Student Grant Recipient, National Institute of Health
2004

Dean’s List, Johns Hopkins University
2003

Trustee Scholar, Johns Hopkins
2003

Publications & Presentations

Rotterdam CT Score Can Detect Differences between Pediatric and Adult TBI
2013 3 1

Computed Tomography Characteristics of Pediatric versus Adult Traumatic Brain Injury
2013 3 1

A case of Cerebroretinal vasculopathy
2012 11 1

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