Neal Hermanowicz, MD

Neal Hermanowicz, MD

Neurology in Santa Fe, NM

 (505) 913-3875

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About Dr. Hermanowicz

I am a board certified neurologist with fellowship training in Movement Disorders. I am a Professor of Neurology, and also serve as the Director of the UC Irvine Program for Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders, and the Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs in the Department of Neurology.

I am a clinician, and spend the majority of my time in patient care. I am also engaged in clinical research, clinical trials and education.

Neal Hermanowicz, MD

Qualifications and Experience

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Education & Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Movement Disorders, 1989 - 1991

University of Wisconsin
Chief Residency, Neurology, 1988 - 1989

U Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Residency, 1986 - 1989

University of Wisconsin
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1986

Temple University
Class of 1985

University of Illinois
BS, Chemistry, 1972 - 1976

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Medical Licenses

CA State Medical License
1997 - 2022

IL State Medical License
1996 - 1999

NM State Medical License
1991 - 2022

WI State Medical License
1986 - 1989

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Work Experience

University Neurosciences
Irvine, CA
2011 - Present

Professor, Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Neurology
University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Irvine, CA
Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs (2002-present)
1999 - Present

Director, Movement Disorders Program
Irvine, CA

UCI Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Orange, CA

Good Samaritan Hospital
Former Affiliation
Los Angeles, CA

Evanston Hospital-Northshore University Health system
Former Affiliation
Evanston, IL

Lovelace Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Albuquerque, NM

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Orange County Physician of Excellence
Orange County Medical Association with Orange Coast Magazine, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2006-2018

Best Doctor, Neurology
Best Doctors, Inc., 2013-2017

Top Doctors:LA Area
Castle Connolly, 2013

Top Doctors:San Diego Area
Castle Connolly, 2013

Palm Springs Life Magazine
Castle Connolly, 2006-2013

Top Doctors:Southern California
Castle Connolly, 2012

Faculty Teaching
University of California, Irvine, 2008

Faculty Appreciation
University of California, Irvine, 2005

Pioneer Hall of Fame
University High School Normal, Illinois, 2004

Dystonia Doctor of Excellence
San Diego County Support Group of the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, 2003

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology - AAN

International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society - MDS

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Two-year clinical outcomes associated with robotic-assisted subthalamic lead implantation in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Journal of robotic surgery
Paff, M., Wang, A. S., Phielipp, N., Vadera, S., Morenkova, A., Hermanowicz, N., Hsu, F. P.

Impact of non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease: a PMDAlliance survey.
Neuropsychiatric disease and treatment
Hermanowicz N, Jones SA, Hauser RA

Changing the treatment paradigm for Parkinson's disease psychosis with pimavanserin.
Expert review of clinical pharmacology
Lyons, K. E., Pahwa, R., Hermanowicz, N., Davis, T., Pagan, F., Isaacson, S.

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Journal Article

Involvement of spectrin in the maintenance of phase state asymmetry in the erythrocyte membrane.
Cell, 1982; 30: 725-733
Williamson P., Bateman J., Kozarsky K., Mattocks K., Choe H.R, Hermanowicz N, Schlegel R.A

Abnormal membrane methylation and merocyanine 540 fluorescence in sickle cell erythrocyte membranes.
Biochemical Medicine, 1984; 31: 362-370
Manna C., Hermanowicz N, Ro J.Y., Neilan B., Glushko V., Kim S

Clinical evaluation of bidirectional torticollis.
Mov Disord. 1990;5(2):181
Truong DD, Hermanowicz NS


Parkinson’s disease: new directions.
Salt Lake City Parkinson’s disease organization

Cervical dystonia: Diagnosis and treatment.
Asia-Oceanian Conference for Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine. Nanjing, China

Dementia and Parkinson’s disease.
Orange County Alzheimer’s Disease Association Annual Symposium. Irvine, CA

Book Chapter

Textbook of Clinical Neurology.
Hermanowicz N

Encyclopedia of Movement Disorders.
Hermanowicz N

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