Department of Neurology


Aasef G. Shaikh, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Office Address

University Hospitals - Cleveland Medical Center
Department of Neurology
11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106-5040

Current Appointments

Staff Neurologist, Movement Disorders Division, University Hospitals - Cleveland Medical Center

Education and Training

MBBS, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda, India

PhD (Neuroscience/Physiology), Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Fellow (Cerebellar neurophysiology), Washington University, St.Louis, MO

Fellow (Neurotology/eye movements), The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Resident (Neurology), Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Fellow (Movement Disorders), Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Fellow (Movement Disorders with emphasis on DBS), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH


Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical and Research Interests

Movement Disorders, Deep Brain Stimulation, Gait disorders, Dystonia, Essential Tremor, Parkinson's Disease, Huntington's Disease, Tourette's Syndrome, Tremors, Botulinum Toxin Injections, Myoclonus, Chorea, Tics