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Dr. Irene Litvan, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 67

Dr. Litvan

Dr. Irene Litvan, MD is a neurology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Universidad De La Republica, Facultad De Medicina in 1979 and specializes in neurology, psychiatry, and more.

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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Litvan accepts the following insurance:

CeltiCare Health
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HAP Insurance
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicaid Assignment
Medicaid HMO
Medicare of California PPO
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
Basic PPO
Bronze Copay Select
Bronze HSA 100

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Litvan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Litvan treats Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Litvan treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Brain Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Litvan treats Brain Disorders more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Litvan treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Essential Tremor
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Litvan treats Essential Tremor more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Litvan treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Essential Tremor

Dr. Litvan's conditions and procedures:

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Dementia
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Multiple System Atrophy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Parkinson Disease 2, Autosomal Recessive Juvenile (PARK2)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Schizophrenia
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me


"Irene Litvan, MD, is a board-certified neurologist and director of the Movement Disorder Center at UC San Diego Health System. This center is a National Parkinson Foundation (NPF)-designated Center of Excellence. Dr. Litvan treats and diagnoses indi...


  • Neurology
  • Behavioral Neurological Psychiatry
  • Neurological Movement Disorders
  • Pediatric Neurology

Board Certifications


National Institutes Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
Georgetown University
Residency Hospital
St Elizabeth Hospital
Internship Hospital
Universidad De La Republica, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
Instituto Vazquez Acevedo
Undergraduate School


  • Spanish
  • English


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