Dr. Brett Meyer, MD

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Dr. Brett Meyer, MD
Brett C. Meyer, MD, is a neurologist at UC San Diego Medical Center, Co-Director of the UC San Diego Stroke Center, and Medical Director for UC San Diego Enterprise Telemedicine. He specializes in acute cerebrovascular disease therapies and technological evaluation and treatment techniques. His clinical research encompasses clinical stroke scale evaluations, acute and hyper-acute therapies for stroke and cerebral hemorrhage, and Internet applications of telemedicine technology for the evaluation and treatment of stroke patients. Dr. Meyer was the Principal Investigator for an NIH funded clinical research trial (STRokE DOC) assessing the use of telemedicine in acute stroke management consultations. This 5 year trial assessed whether the use of telemedicine technologies can result in appropriate treatment decisions for acute stroke and assist with thrombolytic administrations. Dr. Meyer has trained multiple fellows in the implementation, deployment, and clinical use of telemedicine technologies. Graduating fellows have successfully implemented telemedicine techniques into clinical practices throughout the USA. Dr. Meyer is also the Medical Director for the UC San Diego Department of Telemedicine. In this role, he is responsible for the development and implementation of numerous telemedicine initiatives for multiple specialties throughout the entire medical center and their spoke partnerships. Dr. Meyer has presented at major academic meetings on varied topics related to clinical cerebrovascular disease including acute stroke management and clinical research, and has been published in numerous journals including The New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet Neurology, Stroke, Neurology, The International Journal of Stroke and The Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. He has been on multiple national advisory boards for telemedicine, and is the co-author of two AHA policy publications on telemedicine implementation and recommendations for telemedicine use in systems of care. Dr. Meyer has special interest in the area of clinical neurology training and has won extensive awards for his expertise in clinical teaching. Dr. Meyer is a member of several professional organizations including the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, American Academy of Neurology, American Stroke Association - Stroke Council, American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians.

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 543-6222

Dr. Brett Meyer, MD

Dr. Brett Meyer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare

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Dr. Meyer's Experience

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Dr. Meyer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Vascular Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Meyer accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
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    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Meyer has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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