Nerses Sanossian

Associate Professor of Neurology
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Areas of treatment:

Diagnosis and Management of Stroke

Specialty:

  • Neurology

Department:

  • Department of Neurology

Languages:

  • Armenian
  • English
  • Spanish
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Nerses Sanossian, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Practicing locations:

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

About this doctor:

Dr. Sanossian is board certified in Neurology, Vascular Neurology and Neurosonology (neurovascular ultrasound). He specializes in the diagnosis and management of stroke (e.g., ischemic stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, cerebral vasculitits, stroke genetics, aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) Dr. Sanossian’s research interests include: 1) the anti-inflammatory role of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in cerebral atherosclerosis, 2) vascular risk factors associated with cognitive impairment and dementia, and 3) stroke and cerebrovascular disease in underserved and Latino populations. Dr. Sanossian recently received a new investigator award from the American Heart Association.

Education:

MD, Albert Einstein College, 2000

Internships:

Montefiore Medical Center, 2001

Residencies:

Montefiore Medical Center, Neurology, 2004

Fellowships:

UCLA Stroke Center, Vascular Neurology, 2006

Certifications:

Neurology
Vascular Neurology
Neurosonology
Neuroimaging

Professional society memberships:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Society of Neuroimaging
American Heart Association Stroke Council
American Academy of Neurology

Awards:

Dr. Sanossian was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011.
New Investigator Award from the American Heart Association
Zumberge Individual Research Award