Jeffrey Ortstadt, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: Neurology & Neurotherapeutics

Education

Medical School University of California, Davis School of Medicine (1982)
Internship Univ. of California, Davis School of Medicine (1983), Internal Medicine
Residency Univ. of California - Davis (1986), Neurology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amnesia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Cerebellar Atrophy
  • Cluster Headaches
  • Dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Dysarthria
  • Encephalitis
  • Encephalomalacia
  • Encephalopathy
  • Facial Pain Syndrome
  • Hemiparesis
  • Jakob Creutzfeldt (CJD)
  • Memory Loss
  • Meningitis
  • Myalgia
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy
  • Neuralgia
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
  • Paraparesis
  • Parasomnias
  • Post Concussion Syndrome
  • Prion Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
  • Sciatica
  • Sensory Disturbance -Sight, Smell, Sound (Dysesthesia)
  • Skin Sensation Disturbance - Burning, Numbness, Stinging (Paraesthesia)
  • Sleep in Neurologic Diseases
  • Sleep-Related Seizures
  • Transient Global Amnesia
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Wasting (Muscle Atrophy) & Weakness

Honors/Awards

  • Napa County Medical Society
    Distinguished Service Award (2009)
  • UC Davis School of Medicine
    Ernest D. Gardner Award for Outstanding Medical Student in Neurology (1986)
  • UC Davis School of Medicine
    PM & R Award for Outstanding Medical Student (1986)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine