Ammar Kheder, MD, MRCP

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Epilepsy Service
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
MD (Medicine)
Damascus University, 2001.
MRCP (Medicine)
Royal College of Physicians, 2010.
MRCP (Neurology)
Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, 2013.
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Selected Publications

Jenkins L, Cosgrove J, Ekberg K, Kheder A, Sokhi D, Reuber M: A brief conversation analytic communication intervention can change history-taking in seizure clinic. Epilepsy Behav 52(Pt A): 62-7, Nov 2015.

Kheder A, Hoggard N, Hickman SJ.: Neurological red flag: the numb chin. Pract Neurol. Pract Neurol 14(4): 258-60, Aug 2014.

Kheder A, Bianchi MT, Westover MB: Burst suppression in sleep in a routine outpatient EEG. Epilepsy Behav Case Rep 2(1): 71-4, Feb 2014.

Kheder A, Scott C, Olpin S, Hadjivassiliou M: Niemann-Pick type C: a potentially treatable disorder? Pract Neurol Dec 13(6): 382-5, Dec 2013.

Kheder A, Nair KP: Spasticity: pathophysiology, evaluation and management. Pract Neurol 12(5): 289-98, Oct 2012.

Lee DZ, Kheder A, Forbes M, Craven I, and Hadjivassiliou M: Use of body-CT and PET-CT in the investigation of paraneoplastic neurological syndromes: retrospective audit of practice in a regional neuroscience unit in the UK. Neuro Oncol 14(Suppl 6): vi65-vi85, Oct 2012 Notes: doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nos229.

Kheder A, Currie S, Romanowski C, Hadjivassiliou M: Progressive ataxia with palatal tremor due to gluten sensitivity. Movement Disorders 27(1): 62-3, Jan 2012.

Kheder A, Sharrack B, Bowen J: Variations in grading referral letters from Primary care to a Neurology department. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83(1), 2012 Notes: Included in Abstracts from the Association of British Neurologists Annual Meeting 2011; doi:10.1136/jnnp-2011-301993.72.

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