- Phone: (949)328-4854
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Neurology and Otoneurology
Specialty Focus: Dizziness, vestibular testing, VNG, balance, ototoxicity, concussion, brain injury, Meniere's, syncope, dementia
Education: B.A., Cornell University; M.D., University of Connecticut; Otoneurology Fellowship, UCLA
Cornell educated, UCLA fellowship trained, board certified neurologist. Clinical focus on Otoneurology/Neuro-Otology, dizziness, vertigo, BPPV, vestibular neuritis, labyrinthitis, Meniere's, inner ear, vestibular tests, VNG, labyrinthine concussion, gait, balance, falls, neurological effects of medications, concussion, traumatic brain injury, stroke, brain hemorrhage, cognitive impairment, dementia, orthostatic intolerance, Alzheimer disease, Parkinson disease, neuropathy, spinal disorders, neuropathy and other areas of Neurology. Active clinical Neurology practice in California. Have served on medical faculty at Harvard, UCLA and UC Irvine. Previous Neurology Residency Program Director, Neurology Clerkship Director. Contributor to multiple medical books. Co-author of "Dizziness Why You Feel Dizzy and What Will Help You Feel Better" (Johns Hopkins Univ. Press). Experienced public speaker. Over 10 years’ forensic experience, including depositions and testimony in state and federal court. Has never had testimony excluded. LAW FIRMS ONLY please call (949)328-4854. For patient care questions, or to reach the clinic, please instead call Dr. Whitman's MEDICAL OFFICE in Irvine at (949)336-8150.