Dr. Shamsha Velani, MD

Dr. Shamsha Velani, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
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Dr. Shamsha Velani, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 2003 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology.

1328 16th St

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 319-5098

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Velani performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Tremor
very high
more than 90% of peers
Confusion
high
more than 84% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Velani's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

55  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Velani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Velani's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Velani to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Velani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I would give her a zero star if I could. This doctor is dismissive, incompetent and incapable of diagnosing nerve damage which another competent neurologist and 2 chiropractors were able to diagnose.
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An excellent neurologist. I appreciate her candor as well as her thoroughness.
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