4910 Moorland Lane Bethesda, MD 20814 ..................................... 18111 Prince Philip Drive Suite 124 Olney, MD 20832
Dr. Nirjal Nikhar is a board certified neurologist. He is an oral examiner for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, an honor granted to select few Neurologists and has contributed to education by writing or co-writing 15 book or e-chapters.
He completed his medical school training at the ‘Armed Forces Medical College, Poona, India’, and an internship at TN Medical College in Bombay, India. Following his internship, Dr. Nikhar went to England where he undertook further training in Internal Medicine and Neurology. He left the UK, for the USA in 1995, completing his Neurology residency at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and a neuromuscular fellowship at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.
He has been recognized as one of the “Top Doctors in Neurology in Washington DC,” for several years in a row. He has subspecialist training in Neuromuscular Diseases and Electromyography. Dr. Nikhar is a member of American Academy of Neurology, American Board of Neuromuscular Medicine, and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London. He has been recognized as one the ‘Top Doctors in Neurology in metropolitan Washington DC” for several years in a row, and ‘Top Doctor with best bedside manner, in Bethesda.’ He is an excellent diagnostician, with peerless attention to patient symptoms. His clinical experience and background training makes him one of the most sought after neurologists in complex neurological disorders, Neuromuscular disorders, and dystonias.
He sees patients at Olney and Bethesda offices.