Message from the Department Head

Welcome Message from The ChairmanDr David M Labiner

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Neurology at the University Of Arizona College of Medicine! The 21st century promises to revolutionize our understanding of the brain, leading to novel approaches to diagnose, treat and prevent neurologic diseases. There is now hope for patients with neurological disorders that not long ago were thought incurable. Thus, it is a great time to be in Neurology!

Our department is part of the University of Arizona College of Medicine and the University of Arizona Medical Center (UAMC) - one of the largest tertiary care academic medical centers in the Southwest. Our department provides a friendly, vibrant, and collaborative environment that allows our faculty and trainees to pursue excellence in all their endeavors. The Department of Neurology is composed of over 30 full time teaching and research faculty along with numerous part-time clinical faculty members. Our mission is to provide excellence in patient care, education, research, service and healthcare delivery for the people of Arizona and beyond.  Read more...

 

Spotlight

Jul 14, 2014
More than 100 Tucson physicians with the University of Arizona Health Network are ranked among the 2014 Best Doctors in America and are featured in Tucson Lifestyle magazine’s July issue on Best Doctors in Tucson.
Mar 20, 2014
For the University of Arizona College of Medicine Class of 2014
Mar 6, 2014

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

It may be nearly as lethal as heart disease and cancer, and it affects more and more of us by the day.

A new study finds Alzheimer's disease may be now the third leading cause of death in the United States.

May 21, 2013

The UA's Dr. David Labiner has offered quarterly neurology clinics at Indian Health Service and tribal health-care facilities on the Navajo and Hopi reservations for about 15 years and bimonthly ones in Flagstaff for 20 years.