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Abdullah Al Sawaf , MD

Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology

About

Dr. Abdullah Al Sawaf is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and SIU HealthCare.  He is a neurologist who specializes in epilepsy and seizure disorders. 

Dr. Al Sawaf earned his medical degree at The University of Jordan in Amman, Jordan.  He completed his residency in neurology at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky.  He also completed his internship at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky.  He then completed a fellowship in neurophysiology/epilepsy at University of Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

Dr. Al Sawaf is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and is eligible for certification in epilepsy, a subspecialty of the ABPN.  He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, and American Clinical Neurophysiology Society.

Education

Medical School: 
University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine, Amman, Jordan
Residency: 
University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky.
Fellowship: 
Neurophysiology/Epilepsy Fellowship - University of Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
Printable CV: 
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