Dr. Iraj Derakhshan, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 70

427 Carriage Dr
Beckley, WV 25801
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Dr. Derakhshan's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications


  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology, 1977
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Convulsions
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Background Check for Dr. Derakhshan

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (1/11/2006)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr Iraj Derakhshan; License # 35037499

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician has been discipined in the State of West Virginia.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio.

    January 20, 2006-Appeal Filed

    The Physician has filed an appeal.

    March 9, 2007-Court Action

    The Frnaklin County Court of Common Pleas dismissed the Physician's appeal of the Board's January 11, 2006 Order.

    April 2, 2007-Court Action

    The Physician has filed a Notice of Appeal to the Tenth District Court of Appeals.

    October 30, 2007-Court Action

    The Tenth District Court of Appeals reversed the judgment of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas which had dismissed the physician's appeal of the 01-01-2006 board order and remanded the matter to the Court of Common Pleas for consideration of the appeal.

    December 11, 2007-Court Action

    The Tenth District Court of Appeals denied the board's request for reconsideration of the court's decision of 10-30-2007.

    April 14, 2008-Court Action

    The Franklin County Court of Common Pleas remanded the matter to the board for consideration of the appropriate sanction in light of the 10-30-2007 decision of the Tenth District Court of Appeals.

    May 14, 2008-Consent Agreement

    The board has Permanently Limited and Restricted the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio as follows:

    • The physician shall not examine more than twenty-five patients in a twenty-four hour period excluding patients the physician visits or treats in any hospital.
  • State: Ohio

1 Board Action

  • Professional Misconduct  (7/31/2010)
  • Action Taken: Fine
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • State: West Virginia
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)

Education & Training

Medical School

Teheran University / Faculty of Medicine

Languages Spoken by Dr. Derakhshan & Staff

  • English

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