Mark F. Lew

Professor of Neurology
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Areas of treatment:

Movement Disorders
Parkinson's Disease
Dystonia

Specialty:

  • Neurology

Department:

  • Department of Neurology

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish
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Mark F. Lew, MD

Professor of Neurology

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Lew has an international reputation for the treatment of patients with Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. He is a board certified neurologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Lew is the director of the Division of Movement Disorders and serves as the vice chairman of the Department of Neurology. He has lectured extensively in the United States and abroad on clinical research related to new therapies for Parkinson’s disease and dystonia.  Dr. Lew also collaborates closely with local and national advocacy organizations (e.g., the Hollyrod Foundation and the National Parkinson’s Foundation) to increase public awareness and to support research and care.

Education:

George Washington University, M.D., 1987

Internships:

George Washington University Hospital, 1988

Residencies:

LAC+USC Medical Center, Neurology, 1991

Fellowships:

Keck School of Medicine at USC, Movement Disorders, 1992

Certifications:

Neurology

Professional society memberships:

American Academy of Neurology
Movement Disorder Society
Parkinson Study Group
Dystonia Study Group

Awards:

Castle Connolly "Top Doctor,” 2015
2011 list of America's Top Doctors, compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.