Dr. Luis Diaz, MD, Neurologist
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Dr. Luis Diaz, MD

Neurologist | Electrodiagnostic Medicine

2880 North Tenaya Way 405 Las Vegas Nevada, 89128

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Dr. Luis Diaz practices Neurology in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Diaz studies, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats conditions that affect the nervous system. Neurologists are trained to fully understand and treat such conditions such as Alzheimers disease and Parkinsons disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy, Neuromuscular Disorders, Brain Tumors, Myasthenia Gravis. 

Education and Training

Univ La Salle- Esc Mexicana De Med- Mexico Df- Mexico 1982

University of Mexico / Mexico City, Mexico

Board Certification

Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN

Provider Details

Male English, Spanish

Areas of expertise and specialization

Neuro-oncologyOn site infusions of intravenous medication to treat autoimmune disorders of the nervous system, such as Multiple Sclerosis, Myasthenia Gravis , Stiff Person Syndrome, Polyneuropathies , Myopathy., other Demyelinating Diseases of the Nervous System.

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Local Public Speaking -

Treatments

  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Neuropathy
  • Brain Tumor
  • Multiple Sclerosis (ms)
  • Migraine
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease (ddd)

Professional Memberships

  • Clark county medical society  
  • American Academy of Neurology  
  • American Medical Association  
  • Nevada state medical society  

Fellowships

  • University of California / San Francisco, CA, Neurology    1989
  • University of California - San Francisco, CA  

Treatments

  • Treatment for all neurological diseases including intravenous infusions of immunoglobulin and monoclonal antibodies.

Internships

  • Internal medicine

Fellowships

  • Neurology and neuro-oncology.

Professional Society Memberships

  • American academy of Neurology American Medical association Clark County Medical Society. Nevada State medical society.

Professional Affiliations

  • Mountain View medical Center

What do you attribute your success to?

  • My main interest is to improve the patients quality of life.

Awards

  • Top Doctors award every consecutive year since 2006

Teaching and speaking

  • Teaching medical students in the past from the University of Las Vegas.

Favorite Place to Vacation

  • Historical places. Specially Western Europe

Favorite professional publications

  • Neurology journal. JAMA , Lancet Neurology, New England Journal of Medicine

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Las Vegas, Nevada 89128
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Get to know Neurologist Dr. Luis Diaz, who serves patients in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dr. Diaz is a board-certified neurologist who has been practicing medicine in Las Vegas, Nevada since 1990. He is in private practice, offering comprehensive neurological health care.

Consistently voted Las Vegas Top Doctor since 2​006, Dr. Diaz and his caring and experienced staff are dedicated to patients’ health and well-being. They treat neurological disorders, including: multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, neuropathy, sleep disorders, spasmodic torticollis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, myopathy, fatigue, visual disturbances, and many more.

At the age of 22, Dr. Diaz graduated from medical school. He then went on to complete his internship in internal medicine and his residency in neurology at the State University of New York. There, he also received training on MRI of the brain and spinal cord interpretation which qualified him to be a member of the American Society of Neuroimaging. During his residency, he earned the position as the youngest Chief Resident of Neurology at the State University of New York hospital consortium.

Furthering his training, Dr. Diaz completed a fellowship in the treatment of brain tumors at the University of California in San Francisco. He then attained board certification in neurology through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Among his professional affiliations include the Clark County Medical Society, the American Academy of Neurology, the American Medical Association, and the Nevada State Medical Society.

In Nevada, Dr. Diaz is affiliated with MountainView Hospital 

To this day, he continues to actively participate in medical conferences to continue keeping abreast of the latest research in neurological disorders and treatments. He attributes his success to his main interest in improving his patients’ quality of life .  

Neurology is the medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and the cerebrovascular system. Neurologist are doctors who diagnose and treat problems with the nervous system. They treat strokes, tumors, autoimmune diseases of the Nervous System, such as Myasthenia Gravis , Multiple Sclerosis, polyneuropathies, myopathies , movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, and a variety of dementias such as Alzheimer’s disease. 

On a more personal note, Dr. Diaz’s favorite place to vacation is historical places, specifically Western Europe. His favorite professional publications include Neurology journal, JAMA,  Lancet Neurology, and the New England Journal of Medicine.

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