Amer Awad, FAAN

After concluding his Neurology Residency at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital, Dr. Awad completed his Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals in Ohio. Since 2010, he has continued the practice of Neurology in his family’s hometown of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and neighboring areas. Dr. Awad is board-certified in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. He has been involved in several research projects and has published and reviewed numerous articles. He devotes the overwhelming majority of his time to clinical practice and looks forward to advancements and new research findings he can implement. Dr. Awad is dedicated to providing high-quality, up-to-date, evidence-based,compassionate, thorough and individualized care to patients with neurological disorders, as well as help advance the field of neurology. He thoroughly enjoys making the accurate diagnoses and providing the appropriate therapy with the ultimate goal of improving patient’s quality of lives.

Dr. Awad is dedicated to providing high-quality, up-to-date, evidence-based,compassionate, thorough and individualized care to patients with neurological disorders, as well as help advance the field of neurology. He thoroughly enjoys making the accurate diagnoses and providing the appropriate therapy with the ultimate goal of improving patient’s quality of lives.

Medical School

University of Jordan

Internship

Seton Hall University/Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Residency

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Fellowship

Case Western Reserve University

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