Shaheda N. Azher, MD

Shaheda N. Azher, MD

Neurology

Locations

Fishkill Westage Campus
600 Westage Business Center Drive
Fishkill, NY 12524-2281

845-231-5600
Monday, Friday

Poughkeepsie Columbia Campus
30 Columbia Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3906

845-231-5600
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

Awards & Recognition

Castle Connolly Top Doctor: 2017 - 2019

  • Hudson Valley Magazine: 2017-2019

Training

Medical Education

Siddhartha Medical College & Research Institute, Vijayawads, India: 1996 - 1999

Internship

Gandhi Hospital, Hyderabad, Indi: 1998 - 1999

 

Tufts New England Medical Center transitional year program: June 2002-June 2003

Residency

Tufts Neurology, New England Medical Center Hospital, Boston, MA: 1999 - 2002

Fellowship

Movement Disorders, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston,TX:2003-2005

 

Neurology Research Fellowship Program, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX: 1996 - 1999

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology: 2015

Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations

Mid Hudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center

Publications

Book Chapters:

Azher SN, Jankovic J.  Clinical Aspects of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. In Handbook of Clinical Neurology, Eds.Litvan I, Duyckaerts C:3rd Edition, Elsevier, Amsterdam 2006

 

Publications:

Azher SN and Jankovic J.  Idiopathic Basal ganglia calcification. Medlink article

 

Browner N, Azher SN, Jankovic J.  Botulinum Toxin treatment of facial myoclonus in suspected Rasmussen encephalitis. Movement Disorders, 2006 Sep; 21(9): 1500-2.

 

Diamond A, Shahed J, Azher SN, Dat-Vuong K, Jankovic J. Globus pallidus deep brain stimulation in dystonia. Movement Disorders 2006 May; 21 (5):692-5.

 

Azher SN, Jankovic J. Camptocormia Pathogenesis, classification, and response to therapy Neurology 2005; 65:355-359

 

Doody RS, Azher SN. “Does Apoe correlate with MRI changes in Alzheimer’s Disease?”  J Neuol Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 2000; 69 (5): 668-671.

 

Doody RS, Dunn JK, Huang E, Azher SN, Kataki M. A method for estimating duration of illness in Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive disorders 2004; 17:1-4.

 

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