Dr. Iraj Derakhshan, MD

Dr. Iraj Derakhshan, MD

Neurology | Male

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Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

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

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 7
    Sanctions

    Dr. Derakhshan has received 7 sanctions

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    • Disciplinary action in another state  (8/30/2016)
    • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: District of Columbia
    • Felony conviction relating to controlled substance violations  (5/16/2016)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: West Virginia
    • Multiple Categories  (1/28/2016)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: West Virginia
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (1/22/2016)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (8/12/2015)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Ohio
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/26/2015)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Dr. Iraj Derakhshan; License # MD33728; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician had disciplinary action taken by the West Virginia Board of Medicine based on unprofessional conduct and HIPAA violations. ACTION TAKEN: The physician was issued a reprimand by the District of Columbia Board of Medicine.
    • State: District of Columbia
    • Professional Misconduct  (9/16/2014)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: West Virginia
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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    Teheran University / Faculty of Medicine

    Graduated in 1968

Awards & Recognition

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Derakhshan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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