Dr. Shauna Yuan, MD

Dr. Shauna Yuan, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Shauna Yuan, MD is a neurology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1999 and specializes in neurology.Read her story

4510 Executive Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
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more than 72% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
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more than 26% of peers
Dementia
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more than 25% of peers

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Dr. Yuan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yuan "Shauna Yuan, MD, is a board-certified neurologist who specializes in caring for patients with memory disorders and dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, Frontotemporal dementia, Lewy body dementia and Parkinson’s dementia. She completed her fellowship at UC San Diego School of Medicine and her residency at UCLA. Dr. Yuan earned her medical degree from Chicago Medical School and is board-certified in neurology and psychiatry. An assistant professor in the UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Yuan is a physician-scientist whose research focuses on Alzheimer’s disease and neurodegenerative diseases using novel stem cell models. Dr. Yuan’s research has been published in Nature, JAMA Neurology, and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dementia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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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

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yuan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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