Dr. Gianna J. Link, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Female

306 Stanaford Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
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Dr. Link's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

As a neurologist, listening to my patients is extremely important. It is the first of many steps in making the right diagnosis. The brain and nerves have incredible neuroplasticity. All people especially when in time of illness, deserve to be treated with respect and compassion. My goal is to help my patients improve their quality of life.


  • Neurology
  • Neurological Immunology
  • Neuropsychiatry (Neurology)
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Botox® Injection for Pain
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurological Testing
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Medication Management
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Cluster Headache
  • Convulsions
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Head Injuries
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inherited Neuropathies and Myopathies
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Mental Disability
  • Mental Disorders Related to Alzheimers
  • Mental Disorders Related to Huntington's Disease
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) With Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neurologic/Neurobehavioral Disorders
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo

Background Check for Dr. Link

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action

  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements  (6/24/2013)
  • Action Taken: Education
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • State: West Virginia
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)

Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • Excellence in Service Award (for magnet designation) as Neurology Hospitalist, 12/14/2007
  • USA Honors, 01/30/2009
  • Outstanding Service Award, April 2010
  • PhD Thesis: IL4, IFN -G TGF-B IN MS, MG by ISH ., 02/14/1994
  • PUBLICATIONS Link J, Soderstrom M, Olsson T, Hojeberg B, Ljungdahl A, Link H. Increased TGF-B, IL-4 and IFN-y in multiple sclerosis. Ann Neurol 36: 379-386, 1994 Link J, Navikas V, Yu M, Fredrikson S, Osterman P-O, Link H. Augmented interferon-y, interleukin-4 and transforming growth

Education & Training

Medical School

Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki, Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1983
Graduated in 1994

Internship Hospital

St Louis Un. Med Center
Complete in 1985

Residency Hospital

Baylor College Of Medicine
Complete in 1986
Un. Of South Florida
Complete in 1990

Fellowship Hospital

Cornell College Of Medicine
Complete in 2005
Complete in 2002

Undergraduate Schools

Faculty Of Medicine Of Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
Graduated in 1976

Other Education

Karolinska Institute / Medical Faculty
Complete in 1994

Languages Spoken by Dr. Link & Staff

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish
  • Swedish

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